Travelers

A. B. Carter, Inc. has been dedicated to providing the proper ring traveler (traveller) to suit the varied spinning and twisting requirements of its textile industry customers around the world. Special surface treatments and optimized configurations have been developed to reduce yarn hairiness, minimize running-in time, extend traveler (traveller) life, increase spindle speeds, resist yarn abrasion and reduce heat build-up on the ring. The proper traveler (traveller) selection will assure maximum productivity and yarn quality.

SHORT STAPLE SPINNING

Features and Benefits:
  • Steel travelers (travellers) manufactured in a wide range of sizes and styles to ensure optimum performance in all traditional and compact spinning applications.
  • Designed to maximize yarn quality while improving machine productivity.
  • Made from the highest quality raw material and manufacturing technology to ensure consistent performance and excellent wear resistance.
Traveler (Traveller) Finishes:
JETSUPREMEMIRACLE
Our premium finish developed for use on chrome rings in high speed applications. Excellent results on all fiber types and yarn.Universal (Bright Nickel) finish for use on all fiber types and yarn counts. Optimum resistance to corrosion.

Special nickel finish developed for use on 100% cotton yarns, fine to coarse counts.



LONG STAPLE SPINNING AND TWISTING (STEEL TRAVELERS)

Features and Benefits:
  • Manufactured in specific sizes and styles to ensure optimum performance in all spinning and twisting applications.
  • Designed specifically to maximize yarn quality while improving machine productivity. Made from the highest quality raw material and manufacturing technology to assure consistent performance and excellent wear resistance.

Traveler (Traveller) Finishes:
BRILLIANTMIRACLECPH: (Chrome Plated Head)
 High polished surface to enhance yarn quality and runnability on all fiber types.Special nickel finish to enhance wear resistance and prevent corrosion.

Chrome plated for maximum wear resistance on abrasive fiber.


Available Sizes:
J Type (Conical)HZ Type (Vertical)
9.1mm (23/64”)9.5mm (3/8”)
17.4mm (43/64”)10.3mm (13/32”)
16.7mm (21/32”)11.1mm (7/16”)
17.4mm (43/64”) 
25.4mm (1”) 

Wire Profile and Application:

RW – Round wire is used for processing fine wool and synthetic counts.

F – Flat wire is used on heavy wool and synthetic counts.

Oval or HR – Oval or Half Round is used on medium and coarse wool and synthetic counts.


LONG STAPLE SPINNING AND TWISTING (NYLON TRAVELERS)

Features and Benefits:
  • Nylon travelers (travellers) are available in a wide range of styles, sizes and weights to accommodate all spinning and twisting requirements.
  • Made from the highest quality material on state-of-the-art equipment to ensure consistent quality and performance.
  • Color coded for easy identification and avoidance of accidental mixing.
Material Types:

NYLONCARNULON (GLASS REINFORCED NYLON)METAL INSERT
For use on standard fiber types in normal processing conditions.Designed for increased wear resistance on abrasive fibers in poor lubrication conditions.

For use on extremely abrasive fibers to improve traveler (traveller) life.