Nov 1, 2019

Rafter Ships RT-3000 Direct-Weld Mill Accessories

2020-01-02T16:47:28-05:00November 1st, 2019|Company News, HFI Welding, New Equipment, Retrofit, Rollforming, Turkshead Straightener, Uncategorized, Weld Squeeze Box, Weld Upset Equipment|

Strongsville, Ohio, USA, November 1, 2019 – Rafter Equipment Corporation has completed an order for a RT-3000 HFI Weld Squeeze Box (4-Roll), a RT-3000 Heavy-Duty Single-Tool Weld Upset Bead Trimmer and a RT-3000 Double-Sided Turkshead Straightener for major North American custom roll formed profile supplier. The equipment will be used for the production of direct-formed and [...]

Feb 11, 2019

Rafter Ships Four RT-4500 Turkshead Straighteners

2020-01-02T14:13:22-05:00February 11th, 2019|Company News, Turkshead Straightener|

Strongsville, Ohio, USA, February 11, 2019 – Rafter Equipment Corporation has shipped four (4) ​RT-4500 single-sided turkshead straighteners to a major North American HSS tube producer. The turksheads are duplicates of previous supplied units and will be used to improve changeover times of the mill.  RT-4500 Single-Sided Turkshead Straighteners [...]

Feb 16, 2018

​Rafter Ships RT-4000S Sgl Turkshead with Motor Adjust

2020-01-02T15:49:07-05:00February 16th, 2018|Company News, New Equipment, Retrofit, Tube & Pipe Mills, Turkshead Straightener|

Strongsville, Ohio, USA, February 16, 2018 – Rafter Equipment Corporation has shipped an RT-4000S single-sided turkshead straightener with 2-axis motorized adjustments to a major North American heavy-wall tube producer. The turkshead is capable of straightening up to 3.500" OD x 0.300" wall (88.9mm OD x 7.6mm wall) tubing. It includes motorized up/down and left/right adjustment so that tube straightness can be controlled from a remote downstream position using a simple joystick device. Lin [...]