The PTF-120 fully automated pleat & fold machine is developed for balloons upto 100 mm.

The machine has an automatic product transfer system and is capable of handling balloon components as well as finished products due to the integrated balloon leg inflation system.

The machine has quick exchange pleater modules enabling switching from a 3 fold to a 4,5 or 6 fold product in a matter of seconds.

The foldhead is position and force controlled and all parameters are set over a 10″ touch panel GUI.

Technical Specification Balloon Pleat & Fold sytem PTF-120

Balloon pleat and foldhead120 mm
Maximum balloon length100 mm
Amount of pleats3,4,5 or 6
Heated pleatsOptional (maximum 90C)
Heated fold headStandard (maximum 90C)
Diameter accuracy+/- 0.02 mm @ 100N
Fold head speed0.1 – 10 mm /s
Product handlingFully automatic
Product inflation and deflation1 port (max 6 bar, -0.8 bar)
GUI10″ color touch panel
Control softwareRecipe based
Password levels (operator, engineer, calibrator)
Remote support option
Required airpressure7 bar minium
Power supply110-240VAC / 0.6kW