Maxcess
Launch of the FIFE-500 MAX Web Guiding System

09.09.2022 Maxcess (Oak Brook, Illinois), a global leader in innovative products and services for web handling applications, unveiled the FIFE-500 MAX web guiding system. Ideal for nonwovens, tags and labels, battery converting and numerous other narrow web applications, the FIFE-500 MAX packs in more features while improving accuracy and throughput.

A major upgrade to the legacy FIFE-500, the FIFE-500 MAX was designed from the ground up to offer more features and more value.
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A major upgrade to the legacy FIFE-500, the FIFE-500 MAX was designed from the ground up to offer more features and more value.

“We took the FIFE-500, which has been an industry favourite for more than a decade and asked our customers what they wanted in a next-generation guiding system,” said Darren Irons, global product manager for Fife and MAGPOWR. “Our biggest takeaway was that our customers want robust networking options, like Ethernet/IP, PROFINET, CC-Link and more. We were able to pack in these features at a lower price point as our previous FIFE-500, giving our customers more features and ultimately more value.”

All-new modern design

Featuring a five-inch touchscreen interface with multiple languages, newly designed sensors for enhanced resolution and accuracy, a smoother 8-pole motor for better guiding at slow speeds and an all-new modern design, the FIFE-500 MAX ushers in the next-generation of guiding from Fife, the company who invented the first web guide back in 1939. The FIFE-500 MAX can accommodate web widths up to 600mm, with maximum tension up to 400N. Fife will be releasing larger sizes of the FIFE-500 MAX, up to 900mm and 800N, in Q4 of 2022.

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