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Doctor Machines

DM6



The lightest tension Doctor Machine® on the market. The DM6 is designed specifically for the wraparound label and narrow-web shrink sleeve markets. This machine has the tension capabilities to run 0.75” material used in the wraparound bottle market, allowing material that would otherwise be scrapped to be rewound and sold. With carbon-fiber rollers, unique linear rider roll and dancer tension control systems, a fully cantilevered design, and the ability to run web widths as narrow as 15 mm, the DM6 offers unprecedented capabilities for shrink sleeve inspection and narrow web roll doctoring. When equipped with the Shrink Sleeve Package, the DM6 features a UV light and air nozzles for seam inspection, as well as oscillation up to 20 mm.

Minimum Web Width: .59" [15 mm]
Maximum Web Width: 6" [152 mm]
Maximum Web Speed: 1,500 fpm [457 mpm]
Maximum Roll Diameter: 24' [610 mm]

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DM12



Don't throw out bad material - Doctor it!
Despite the multiple advances in technology, every seamer will still need an inspector to accompany it. Even our non-stop seamer. There will be rolls that have small solvent voids, either where a splice occurs, or when the machine stops and starts. Gone are the days when every foot of material had to be inspected for good seam quality or extreme layflat variations. With better equipment, and better trained operators, the problems that plagued the industry in the beginning are mostly gone.

That’s why we don’t even refer to our machine as an Inspector, it’s just a Doctor Machine, the same that we’ve made for decades. But don’t devalue the need for this machine, it’s still an important part of the shrink sleeve process. 

Maximum Web Speed: 500 mpm
Layflat Range: 50 mm - 305 mm 
Maximum Diameter: 610 mm
Rolls per shift: 40

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152LT Doctor Machine®



A highly versatile Doctor Machine®. The reversible 152LT is used to remove defective printing, repair splices, re-tension and edge-guide rolls of defective material. The 152LT is suitable for a wide range of materials including light films, film laminates, non-wovens and light papers. A two motor AC Vector drive system allows for high speed operation. The 152LT’s touch screen control panel defines user-friendly and clearly displays all running parameters during operation. A manual inspection button allows the operator to return the detected defect to the splice table automatically.

Minimum Web Width: 2" [102 mm]
Maximum Web Width: 30" [762 mm]
Maximum Web Speed: 1,500 fpm [457 mpm]
Maximum Roll Diameter: 24' [610 mm]

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152HC Doctor Machine®



A High Capacity, Light Tension Reversible Doctor Machine®... 
the 152HC can handle a wide variety of materials and web widths.  The 152HC is suitable for a wide range of materials including: light films, film laminates, non-wovens and light papers. An optional inspection area is available for the addition of third party functions requiring an open web span.  A manual inspection button allows the operator to return the detected defect to the splice table automatically. With a touchscreen that defines user-friendly and a powerful two-motor smart AC vector control, the Stanford 152HC is easy to operate for everyone.

Minimum Web Width: 12" [305 mm]
Maximum Web Width: 50" [1,270 mm]
Maximum Web Speed: 1,500 fpm [457 mpm]
Maximum Roll Diameter: 40' [1,016 mm]

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