A New Feldman’s ST Macro Perforation Unit is (almost) Ready!
Written by: Batya Feldman
August 9, 2021
Feldman ST can’t wait to expose our new high-speed macro perforation unit, MODEL FST P5, designed to produce packaging materials. The new model will have no competition when it comes to optimizing production.
We don’t reveal all the information yet, but we can share that the new macro-perforation unit is producing:
- 60 holes per second diameter from 3 to 40 mm
- Dramatic noise reduction (from 97.5 dB to 68.2 dB)
And there are more innovative improvements!!
Get comfortable and watch the video: https://youtu.be/0hNwQA77H10
We will officially launch the new model in September 2021
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