David Brown Santasalo’s Yankee cylinder drive units feature new, innovative technology to meet the requirements of today’s high-speed tissue machines. The Yankee cylinder drive features a unique pre-load arrangement of the main bearing, optimising load distribution, stabilising the operation of the Yankee gear unit and consequently extending bearing life. In addition, the Yankee Drive’s horizontal split lane housing delivers easy maintenance and low lifecycle costs.
Developed specifically for tissue machine applications, the Yankee cylinder drive units are engineered to be cost effective and maintenance friendly to lower our customers’ total cost of ownership.
Supplying Yankee cylinder drives to leading tissue manufacturers worldwide for more than five decades, we have built a unique understanding and application-related expertise in tissue machine dryer section drives.
Features & Benefits
Single and double input options available
Transmission ratio (5-140:1)
Cost-effective and maintenance friendly structure
Low lifecycle costs due to easy maintenance
Optimal solution for production optimised tissue machines