This year again, the Dhakatex organisers could, after a less frequented opening day, register a satisfying number of visitors to the trade fair held from 8 – 11 February in Dhaka. Thus the importance of this trade fair has once again been underlined.
Many investors and weavers demonstrated their interest in Stäubli automatic weaving preparation solutions and shedding solutions for frame and Jacquard weaving which they could discover at several places on the fairground. “The high interest in our products does perfectly reflect the ongoing prosper investment activity in the country”, says Mr Legler, Sales & Marketing manager of the weaving preparation solutions at Stäubli.
At the Spintex Technology SA (Stäubli agent) booth visitors could learn more about Stäubli values, and especially our aim to make customers getting out the maximum of their machinery, our tailor made trainings, technical support and the availability of our spare parts even years after purchase.
They could experience the latest generation of automatic drawing-in machines of the SAFIR line as well as the TOPMATIC 201 warp tying machine processing a cotton warp for denim, installed on its solid TPF tying frame. This proven ensemble offers long service lives and leads with its precise operation to short idle times during the warp change and to more meters of first quality fabrics. At the same booth a Stäubli cam motion could be seen. Weaving with this kind of cam motion assures gentle warp treatment, and the fully integrated levelling device prevents from overstretching the warp and avoids start-up marks, thus weavers can easily produce high quality fabrics.
Important presence of Stäubli shedding solutions at the fairground
The S3060 electronic rotary dobby, part of the latest S3000/S3200 series was presented in operation. Worldwide this machinery series is renowned for its reliability and adaptability. It is compatible with weaving machines made by all the major makers. Weavers can choose among several models the one perfectly adapted to their requirements.
Jacquard weavers could discover the SX electronic Jacquard machine (format 2688 with 2340 hooks) performing on a rapier weaving machine producing labels. Adaptable to all types of air jet, rapier, and water jet machines, the SX Jacquard machine produces excellent results in the form of flat, terry or technical fabrics, in formats up to 2688 hooks.
In a total, trade fair visitors could get a nice overview on must-haves of the Stäubli product range, which can support them facing the challenging market demands thanks to more productivity and longevity.