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Temco Twist Stopper

New Temco® Twist Stoppers for texturing machines

Based on the experience as the technology leader in texturing, Temco has created a new generation of twist stoppers

Application Nearly all modern texturing machines are equipped with twist stoppers in front of the first heater. The range of application covers all yarn counts, profiles and lustre, for any type of textured yarn.

Advantages of the new twist stopper generation Suitable as original equipment or retrofit for all existing types of texturing machines Star wheels made from diamondpolished advanced ceramic – preventing any microfiber damage Low inertia reduces tension peaks during startup High precision ball bearings for unsurpassed lifetime Low friction – no additional tension for constant yarn quality Highest process stability based on undisturbed yarn flow and secure, but smooth twist stop Fast and secure replacement of star wheels or bearing – assembly with snap-fit, not screws Easy and efficient cleaning and removal of yarn wraps

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Single row bearing - Lifetime > 40.000 h - Extreme low friction

Double row bearing - Lifetime > 100.000h - No tilting play

New Temco® Twist Stoppers for texturing machines

Design variants Basic types one thread (S – single yarn) single row bearing

Double row bearing



Assembly and disassembly Because of the novel, patent pending snap-fitting and the simple assembly tools as well as the detailed manual from Temco a fast and easy maintenance of the twist stoppers is ensured

Mounting variations


two threads (D – double yarn)


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Oerlikon Textile Components GmbH Zweigniederlassung Hammelburg Fuldaer Str. 19 97762 Hammelburg Germany T +49 9732-870 F +49 9732-87310

Änderungen vorbehalten Š 2011 Oerlikon Textile Components GmbH, ZNL Hammelburg, Germany, DST-FE-07-11


Temco ® Twist Stopper