ProductsR&S MachineryOpening and BlendingBlending Opener

Blending Opener

The R&S blending opener is directly connected at the conveyor belt of a 3 component blending line and is responsible for the pre-opening of the fibres. This opener is particularly used in the nonwoven process and is suitable for all fibre types.



Features of the Blending Opener:

  • Input conveyor with fibre down pressing roller
  • Fluted feed rollers
  • Opening drum equipped with needle bars, spikes or rigid wire
  • High capacity
  • Already a good degree of opening
Working widths in mm: 1,000 – 2,000
Production capacity /ww./h.: Up to 1,200 kg/per meter working width, depending on fibre type




  • With 2 cylinder feeding device
  • With 4 cylinder feeding device
  • With overhead feeding device
  • Fibre suction on top
  • Fibre suction in front
  • Complete machine can be delivered in stainless steel version
  • Spaying nozzles can be installed in front of the feeding device



R&S Blending Opener
Isometric view

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