Solutions for tire building machines

Efficient use of tyre building machines

Tyre manufacturers are faced with great challenges: The quality standards of the automobile industry are increasing, yet tyre production must remain economical. Efficiency in the use of tyre building machines is the key to this. Balluff offers advanced technology in this area – for example, in the production of different batch sizes with minimal changeover times. High-quality sensors detect end positions of the pneumatic cylinders, position the sliders for the correct tyre build and monitor for liner sag. Solutions from Balluff support sophisticated machine concepts, increase productivity and guarantee high system availability.

Application examples

Controlled movement of the tire building machine
Maximum precision during winding
Continuous monitoring with photoelectric distance sensors
Precise monitoring of tilt movements