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Wool is the protagonist of numerous fabrics thanks to its natural intrinsic properties, and it can be woven along with a wide range of yarns and with endless fabric constructions. Handling superfine or coarse wool, cashmere and other sophisticated yarns is not for every loom but the Itema rapier R95002 excels thanks to its versatile and user-friendly attitude.

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Wool is the protagonist of numerous fabrics thanks to its natural intrinsic properties, and it can be woven along with a wide range of yarns and with endless fabric constructions. Handling superfine or coarse wool, cashmere and other sophisticated yarns is not for every loom but the Itema rapier R95002 excels thanks to its versatile and user-friendly attitude.

Discover more here

Wool is the protagonist of numerous fabrics thanks to its natural intrinsic properties, and it can be woven along with a wide range of yarns and with endless fabric constructions. Handling superfine or coarse wool, cashmere and other sophisticated yarns is not for every loom but the Itema rapier R95002 excels thanks to its versatile and user-friendly attitude.

ECO-EFFICIENCY

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ENERGY SAVING

The machine lubrication system and main mechanical components have been optimized to guarantee a considerable energy consumption reduction.

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DIRECT DRIVE MOTOR WITH OIL COOLING

The Itema R95002 is equipped in its standard configuration with a direct drive motor with oil cooling which ensures a double valuable advantage: reduced maintenance and energy saving.

EASE OF USE

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QUICK WARP BEAM RELEASE

Thanks to a specific lever that facilitates the beam release and avoids the wheel removal during the operations.

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QUICK FRAME CONNECTION

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SMART ASYMMETRIC WEAVING WIDTH REDUCTION

where only one side needs to be djusted and the weft selector doesn’t need to be moved.

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NEW FPA GUIDES

Available as standard configuration, allow to reach a weaving width reduction of 1000mm without any additional operation, thus leading to a further improved weaving range.

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ERGONOMIC FPA RAPIER OPENER

Allowing the weaver to carry out the necessary set-up operations in just a few, quick moves and without the need of additional tools, thus ensuring easy set-up operations.

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LOWERED FRONT FRAME

Facilitating machine accessibility for the weaver when carrying out daily textile operations.

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ERGONOMIC ADJUSTMENT OF THE HEALDS STROKE

Enabling – when needed – a simple, precise and fast shed opening during each style change.

TEXTILE MASTERY

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FPA Free Positive Approach WEFT TRANSFER

The FPA rapiers combine the versatility of a positive rapier system with higher performances and efficiency, enabling to weave with endless creative possibilities even the most sophisticated fabrics, which require delicate and special yarns such as cashmere, silk, from finest to coarsest woolen yarns, chenille, lurex and bouclé. Featuring a race board with no guiding elements in the shed, the FPA Weft Transfer ensures a gentle and effective treatment of the most delicate warp yarns.

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ITEMA SHED GEOMETRY

Itema is worldwide famous for its rapier machine absolute leading position when it comes to providing superior fabric quality. The Itema unique shed geometry – featuring the smallest shed on the market – and our patented rapiers easily and efficiently weave the widest range of yarns and patterns ensuring first fabric quality.

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ITEMA PNEUMATIC TUCKERS

The Itema Pneumatic Tuckers ensure several benefits:

  • reduced device dimensions enabling perfect fabric visibility and control
  • no machine speed limitation
  • reduced maintenance compared to mechanical tuckers and maximum user-friendliness
  • easy adjustments and blowing time setting directly from the machine console

The Itema Pneumatic Tuckers are the best solution on the market when weaving without cutting fabric support. In fact, the Itema exclusive blowing system ensures a high selvedge quality without speed limitations and with simple and fast settings.

SMART SOLUTIONS

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ENERGY SAVING

The machine lubrication system and main mechanical components have been optimized to guarantee a considerable energy consumption reduction.

4

DIRECT DRIVE MOTOR WITH OIL COOLING

The Itema R95002 is equipped in its standard configuration with a direct drive motor with oil cooling which ensures a double valuable advantage: reduced maintenance and energy saving.