The vertical pulling block “VBB” pulls the wire rod through cold rolling cassettes. The pulling capstans are installed on the exit shaft of a gearbox positioned in vertical axis. The number of capstans depends on the number of wire reductions and the use of stress relieving device. The “VBB” is completely closed by safety protections as per EU norms.
Wire diameter range
4 mm – 16 mm
Number of capstans
2 or more (depending on wire reduction)
Pulling power with AC motor
90 Kw – 250 Kw (depending on wire diameter)