Formed in 1979, Jarshire is "at the core" of supplying machinery and ancillary equipment for the converting, paper, tissue, packaging, printing, plastics and composites industries. Its comprehensive range is designed and manufactured by some of the best-regarded and reliable suppliers in the world.
Jarshire not only offers objective advice on equipment suitable for a purpose, but also undertakes installation, commissioning, operator training and maintenance back-up. Product innovation, allowing retro-fitting to improve performance and operator safety, and reduce costs, is the company's ambition throughout.
From Svecom PE, lightweight air shafts, manufactured from aircraft-grade aluminium, are designed to increase process speed. Also, reel spools; self-centring, differential, carbon fibre and Easy-glide shafts; expanding chucks, with pneumatic, mechanical or pneumatic mechanical expansion and fail-safe systems.
Spreader, bowed and banana rollers from Tecnomec3 designed to eliminate creases and wrinkles and prevent interleaving of slit widths. A variety of types is available from curved and adjustable bow curved rolls, to Cordex and designs for specific requirements.
Infra-red drying systems by Solaronics SA (Argynnis Group AB) designed for gas and electrical non-contact curing, drying and profiling. The range comprises Monocassettes, Mastercassettes, Miniflex and Gas Emitter Module (Gem). Designed to reduce drying times, increase production and reduce energy costs. May be customised in many ways.
The Dotec LiftAssist® range of Roll and Reel handling equipment is the largest on the market. It includes roll handlers for heavy loads, for example turning slit or mother rolls. Ease of operation in all models increases speed of production with no physical strain on the operator. Every model is sized and tailored to its specific application.
Reel pushers, marketed as Moviroll, from Renova. When loads need to be moved on a flat surface, Moviroll allows the operator to effortlessly manoeuvre both large and small cylindrical loads and then place them on a roll stand or shuttle cart. Battery-operated versions are also available, allowing free movement without cables.
Range of manual, hydraulic and pneumatic brakes (including Turborex, Combirex and Powderex), and tension control systems from Renova.
Shaft and reel handling equipment from Svecom PE includes shaft lifters, turners and extractors; elevator platforms, battery-operated trolleys and roll pushers.
Slitting systems and knives from Espo Srl feature a quick and highly accurate positioning system. All styles of slitting are achieved by shear, razor or crush cutting. High quality steels used in top and bottom blades for long life and to suit specific applications.
The Reel saver/core-restorer from Jarshire is a pneumatically-operated device with optional sleeve sizes to restore crushed or out-of-round cores to their original shape thus reducing waste.
Finally, if the equipment you require is not in the above list, contact Jarshire as they will almost certainly know where to find it!