Bow Machine FW 2 ES

Automatic Bow Making Machine FW 2 ES (for easy set-up)
High speed bow machine to produce bows in any shape

The ribbon material is supplied from traverse wound spools or rolls which are loaded into a rack on the back side of the machine. The electronically controlled ribbon feeding device provides an easy adjustment of the bow size. The ribbon is fed tensionless to the winding head out of a continuously loaded ribbon magazine.

The carrier band with the adhesive label is supplied from a driven roll to the winding head area. The label length is adjustable. The label is positioned in the middle of the finished bow with the label positioning device.

The label and the bow are attached together with a staple formed out of a wire material by the stitcher during the stapling process.

A large moveable operation panel allows the operator to change all machine parameters from any side of the machine.

Machine equipped with:

  • electronic controls with a possibility to store 50 different bow configurations.
  • cycle counter with preset function.
  • daily production counter.
  • working hours counter.
  • safety device.


Additional equipment

  • Production of bows with long hanging label.
  • Production of bows with bar code label.
  • Ionisation device.

Production data

11 loop bow4.5 seconds per cycle
with 2 winding headsapprox. 1600 bows/h
15 loop bow5.0 seconds per cycle
with 2 winding headsapprox. 1440 bows/h
19 loop bow6,0 seconds per cycle
with 2 winding headsapprox. 1200 bows/h

Technische Daten

Winding heads2
Ribbon widths12-25 mm (1/2“-1“)
Bow diameter50-165 mm (1.6“-6.5“)
Material supplyRibbon rolls, max. dia. 590 mm (23.2“)
Traverse wound ribbon spools max. dia. 250 mm (10“) 200 mm (7.9“) long
Label rollsMax. diameter 430 mm (17“)
Stitcher wire0,55 mm diameter
Power consumption1,0 kW, 230V, 1 phase
Air consumptionApprox. 890 l/h at 6,0 bar (85 psi)
Machine weightApprox. 600 kg
Space requirementpprox. 2 m²