Antech Converting (Formerly Antech Converting) is the UK’s premier producer of web handling equipment for the print, paper, films and packaging industry. Antech and our partners Boschert, Haehne, Alum-a-lift & Tiltlock manufacture and supply a comprehensive range of products including:-
Antech also offer engineered solutions for specialist applications; technical service, repairs and spares support. We are able to utilise our well established Sub-Contract engineering organisation, based at our showpiece 35,000sq. ft. plant in Hampshire, to carry out all aspects of these solutions to meet our customers' needs
Antech are the official distributors for the following companies:-
Boschert - Safety Chucks, Brakes & Clutches - Boschert are renowned market leaders in the manufacture of Safety Chucks, Brakes and Tension Control Systems. Designed and extensively used throughout the paper, films, printing and converting markets to satisfy a comprehensive range of winding, unwind and roll-handling applications. Options include manual, automatic and side-lay chucks with flexible mountings.
HAEHNE - Web tension control equipment - Haehne’s products, include a range of measuring elements utilising the strain gauge principle, suitable for measuring both compression and tension forces. Other products in the range including amplifiers and controllers enable Antech to offer their clients full closed loop control solutions, either stand alone, or suitable for being incorporated into existing control equipment. Amplifiers and Controllers are available ATEX approved and therefore suitable for use in hazardous areas, amplifiers compatible for use with the following bus systems - CANopen, Profibus, Devicenet and InterBus are also available.
TiltLock - Mechanical Core Chucks - The Tilt-Lock principle is the most advanced design today, providing a truly dependable method in chucking. Thousands of companies in a wide variety of industries are realising major savings in production by converting to Tilt-Lock. Tilt-Lock teeth automatically engage to the core by the relative motion of the roll to the shaft or shaft to the roll. Tooth lock-up is instant, no tools are used.
Alum-A-Lift - Bespoke Ergonomic Lifting Devices - As an established and innovative producer of specialised lifting equipment, Alum-A-Lift inc design and manufacture bespoke, easy to use handling solutions for an extensive range of applications and industries. Tooling is designed to optimise retention, positioning and safe manoeuvrability of the payload.
Antech manufacture in the UK various types of Air Shafts ranging from 11mm to over 300mm including Lug Type Air Shafts, Continuous Stripshafts, Carbon Fibre Airshafts, Lightweight Aluminium Extruded Air Shafts and Leaf Shafts.
Boschert are the leading manufacturers of Safety Chucks, Brakes & Tension Control equipment. The products are known worldwide as the leaders in their field of products. Boschert Safety Chucks can be supplied in either Pedestal or Flange mounting to suit many configurations with a range suitable for square shaft ends from 14mm to 230mm. All chucks can be supplied with Brakes fitted to the Backshaft with Automatic & Sidelay versions also available
Haehnes range consists of Force Sensors, Strain Gauge Amplifier and PID Controllers especially for drive controls of unwind and rewind machines for various types of materials.
Alum-A-Lift is a forerunner in the construction of custom material handling ergonomic lifting devices. These highly engineered material handling ergonomic lifts manoeuvre objects too heavy for the unaided human.
We manufacture & supply various designs of Air Chucks, Pneumatic & Mechanical Chucks. The chucks that we supply can either fit on to existing Airshafts for larger cores or fit via flange mounting.
Bowed Rollers, often referred to as "Spreader Rollers" or "Banana Rollers", are suitable for applications within textile, paper and plastics industries to eliminate creases and wrinkles from the material being processed. Read More
Antech provide a professional and extensive repairs service to support the performance and life span of all products. We also provide high quality spare parts for our Air Shafts, Air Chucks, Bowed Rollers & more Read More
Antech Converting provide an extensive spares and repairs service for all its Air Shafts, Air Chucks & Safety Chucks to support the performance and life span of all products.
Antech Converting supplies spares quality and the continued availability of high quality genuine spare parts, in comparison to other converting equipment manufacturers and, offer a 24-hour delivery service for stock parts wherever possible.
We also offer a full repair and refurbishment facility for all makes of Air shafts, Chucks & Bowed Rollers from our manufacturing headquarters in Denmead. So please contact us prior to returning your Shaft & Chucks back to us and we will do the rest.