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Roof Ridge Cap Roll Forming Machine

Roof ridge cap roll forming machine makes ridge caps or valley flashings installed along the ridge line of a sloped roof or in valleys during the installation of metal roof panels produced by a roof panel roll forming machine. 

Those flashing installed along the ridge line to protrude from the roof of a building to deflect water away from seams or joints are called roof ridge cap, and the equipment that makes roof ridge caps is top ridge cap roll forming machine. Those installed in the valleys where the runoff is concentrated are named as valley flashing or roof valley flashing, and the machine that creats them is called roof valley flashing roll forming machine.

Details of Roof Ridge Cap Roll Forming Machine

Brief Introduction of Roof Ridge Cap Roll Forming Machine

In the market there are usually three kinds of roof ridge cap roll forming machine: one produces roof ridge cap with pressed STEPs and the other two make roof ridge cap without steps both of which can be used as roof ridge caps OR as roof valley flashings.

The differences between these two kinds of roof ridge cap roll forming machines lie at different roller stations, different rolling tools, and what really makes difference is a hydraulic Pressing equipment which will be installed to make continuous STEPs on roof ridge caps.

Compared to roof ridge cap roll forming machine, a roof valley flashing roll forming machine is another case. The valley flashings are most of time installed in the valley of two intersecting roof panels, and this position decides the shape of valley flashing to be a V shape, and the V shaped flashings can be installed in the valley as roof valley flashing or along the roof ridge line as roof ridge caps.

Main Functions of a Roof Ridge Cap Roll Forming Machine

The roof ridge cap roll forming machine offers several important functions. Firstly, it enables efficient and consistent production of ridge caps in large quantities, ensuring uniformity and quality across all the manufactured pieces. Secondly, the machine allows for customization, as it can be adjusted to produce ridge caps of different sizes and profiles to match the specific roofing requirements.

By using a roof ridge cap roll forming machine, manufacturers can streamline their production process, reduce labor costs, and improve overall productivity. The machine also offers precise control, ensuring that the ridge caps meet the required standards and specifications for weather resistance and durability.

In summary, the main function of a roof ridge cap roll forming machine is to produce ridge caps for roofing systems. It provides efficient and precise manufacturing capabilities, allowing for the production of high-quality ridge caps that effectively seal and protect the ridge line of a roof.

Technical Specifications of Roof Ridge Cap Roll orming Machine

  • Inner diameter: 508-610mm
  • Outer diameter: 1200mm
  • Loading capacity: 1T
  • Material width 385mm
  • The effective width 284mm
  • Material thickness: 0.3—0.5mm
  • Forming speed: 0—5m/min including pressing steps;
  • Forming stations: 14 stations
  • Machine base:  36 # H-steel
  • Material of Shafts: 45# steel with rough finished and then refined finished.
  • Diameter of shaft: 60mm
  • Material of Rolls: high quality 45#steel coated with hard chromium 0.05mm
  • Forming stands: complete welded structure of A3 steel plate of 18 mm thickness.
  • Main Motor Power 5.5 KW
  • Transmission: by the chain-bracket.
  • Material of pressing die: Cr12 steel
  • Step distance, quantities and depths: adjustable
  • Material of cutting blade: Cr12 with quenched treatment 60-62
  • Hydraulic Power: 5.5 KW
  • Cutting system: Hydraulic cutting.
  • Control system: Panasonic PLC, Inverter, CHNT transformer, Omron encoder
  • Voltage: 380V/50HZ/3phase
  • Automatically measure the length, and quantities
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Roll forming machine usually is always our first choice as long as we need to produce metal sheet or steel section products. A roll forming machine can do automatic jobs of bending, cutting, pressing for holes and slots, and straightening etc.

Roll forming machines have so many advantages over press brake and shearing machines! With rollforming equipment, we can save much more time, working area, money as well as labors.

There are numourous applications where we need a roll forming machine. For example, we need roll forming machines to produce metal roofing and wall/siding. We must use decking roll forming machines to produce metal or steel decking for roofing and floor. Guardrail roll forming machines are used for producing crash barriers or guard rails on highway construction. Besides, we can find in the markets c/z steel purlin roll forming machines, top hat purlin roll formers; stud and track roll former for light weight steel buildings; down pipe roll forming machines and roll forming machines for door products etc.

Related Metal Roofing & Wall Panel Roll Formers

 metal sheet roll forming machine is designed to produce roof panels, roofing step tiles and wall cladding sheets with different models, like IBR roofing sheets, corrugated roofing sheets, trapezoidal roof panels, IDT roofing sheets, Russian type 1100 metal step tiles, klip-lok 406 and klip-lok 700, KR18/KR24 standing seam roofing, BEMO roof sheets, and concealed fixing roofing sheets etc.
Roof Ridge Cap and Valley Flashing Roll Forming Machine was last modified: July 8th, 2023 by MAXON®

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