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WireTwister 3300 D

Dual Head Twisting Machine

Overview

The WireTwister 3300 D is an efficient machine for twisting single wires into twisted pairs. Thanks to its dual head design, the WireTwister 3300 D achieves high production performance compared to a single head design. A touchscreen user interface makes it easy to enter and edit all twisting settings in a very short time. The moveable carriage with the two right side wire holders can be set in a precise position for the initial wire length. The ergonomic access to the wire holders and start buttons on the cabinet and carriage allows quick and easy operation of the machine. Automatic moveable safety shields in front of the rotating wire holders provide safe and comfortable operation.

  • Simple UI system for easy operation
  • Program capacity up to 1,000 programs
  • Optional scanning function to search jobs easily
  • Different machine lengths for different twisting wire lengths

Application Range

  • Thanks to its modular design, configurations from 1.8 m (71.0”) up to 11.4 m (449.0”) in length are available in 2.4 m (94.5”) increments
  • Programmable twisting machine for single wires from 2 x 0.13 up to 2 x 3 mm2
    (2 x 26 AWG up to 2 x 12 AWG)

Technical Data

Raw Material Length (untwisted)

300 mm up to 1,800 / 4,200 / 6,600 / 9,000 / 11,400 mm
(11.8” up to 71 / 165 / 260 / 354 / 449”)

Length of Lay (Pitch)

10 – 50 mm (0.39 – 1.97“)

Conductor Cross-Section

2 x 0.13 up to 2 x 3 mm² (2 x 26 AWG up to 2 x 12 AWG)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

Length of open (untwisted) ends
30 – 100 mm (1.18 – 3.94“)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

Difference in open ends
0 – 60 mm (0 – 2.36“)

Memory Capacity

up to 1,000 programs

Dimensions (L x W x H)

Twisting speed
800 – 2,000 rpm

Power Supply

230 VAC +/-5%, 50/60 Hz, <1kw, compressed air 6 bar (90 psi)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

2,800 x 800 x 1,300 mm, 200 kg (111.2 x 31.5 x 51.2“, 440 lbs.)

CE-Conformity

The WireTwister 3300 D fully complies with all CE and EMV equipment guidelines relative to mechanical and electrical safety and electro-magnetic compatibility.

Important Note

Schleuniger recommends that wire sample be submitted in cases where there is doubt as to the processing capabilities of a particular machine

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Function

The WireTwister 3300 D operates with two alternating twisting lines. While the first line twists the wires, the operator can load the next set of wires onto the second twisting line. Each operating line twists the wires with constant tension control. A programmable, automatic wire relaxing sequence ensures highly repeatable quality. At the end of the twisting process, the wire holders automatically eject the twisted cable into the integrated stacking channel.

Special Features

  • Application range compatible with worldwide low voltage wire standards
  • Programmable counter rotation at the end of the twisting cycle to reduce untwisting and keep pitch stable
  • Adjustable carriers
  • Automatic unloading into deposit tray
  • Wire sorting trays