Non Woven Textile Machinery

Fiber Opener/Blender

The Heavy Duty Fiber Opener/Blender is available with a wire wound, pin, or claw tooth style main cylinder. Available in working widths of 30-60 inches. Capable of opening/blending up to 5000lbs per hour.


  • Opening of natural and synthetic fiber stock for pneumatic fiber stuffing applications, i.e. pillow blowing, boom filling, cushion filling etc.
  • Opening of natural and synthetic fiber stock in preparation for post processing by means of Carding, Garnetting, Airlaid Processing, Thermal Bonding, Spray Bonding, or Needle Punching.
  • Blending different fiber types for superior products and cost savings.
  • Reintroducing scrap material back into the process line for increased savings and reduced waste.
  • Length: 48"
  • Width: 30", 36", 48", & 60" Nominal Working Widths
  • Height: 35"
  • Weight: 36" Machine 2,500 lbs.
  • Voltage: 208-230/460V 3PH (standard) or As Required
  • Extremely Simple to Operate
  • Standard Duty Steel Construction
  • High Production Capacity
  • 28" Diameter Main Cylinder
  • Heavy Duty Spring Loaded Feed Rolls
  • Specifically Designed Around Widely Used Replacement Parts (easily sourced from most power transmission suppliers)
  • Independent Main Cylinder Motor
  • Independent Vari-Speed Feed Roll Motors
  • Electrically Interlocked Safety Guards with Zero-Speed Indication
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty
  • 36" Synthetic Fiber Opener: up to 1500 lbs. per hour
  • 60" Synthetic Fiber Opener: up to 5000 lbs. per hour
  • Capacities Fiber Dependent
  • Wire Wound, Pin, or Claw Tooth, Main Cylinders Available
  • Wire Wound or Fluted Feed Rolls Available
  • In-Feed Conveyor to suit application
  • 10, 15, or 20 HP Main Motors
  • Padder Rolls or Compression Aprons Available
  • Clear-View Lexan Cylinder Covers
Fiber Opener/Blender

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