Roll Cleaning Blades

Assorted_Blades_small.jpgKadant roll cleaning blades are used to clean rolls and remove stock accumulations, water, pitch, and filler buildup. Produced using more than 27 standard and advanced materials, Kadant blades have earned a reputation for precision, efficiency, and reliability.

With thousands of installations around the globe, Kadant roll cleaning technology offers high performance cleaning and water removal in a variety of roll cleaning and scraping applications. In addition, our global network of field service engineers provide technical support to improve roll cleaning performance and maximize blade life through proper setup, blade selection, and troubleshooting.

Product NameMaterialStandard Thicknesses
inch mm
Aluminum & Steel Processing
Ultra C™ 100% carbon 0.055, 0.080 1.4, 2.5
PlusTek C Fiberglass and carbon with epoxy resin laminate 0.055
1.4
Graflex™ Glass and epoxy 0.055, 0.070
1.4, 1.8
ProClean™ Bi-metal alloy 0.035, 0.050 0.9, 1.3
ProFlake™ Bi-metal alloy 0.035, 0.050 0.9, 1.3
Roofing Shingles & Carbon Fiber
CarboTek 100  Carbon with high temperature resin  0.065  1.65
Printing
UltraFlex Fiberglass composite with a thin weave for added stiffness and extended blade life with long runs. 0.015, 0.020 0.37, 0.5
Plasteel Original acetal blade developed to reduce anilox scoring and increase blade life. 0.020, 0.030, 0.040, 0.050 0.5, 0.8, 1, 1.25
DuraPoint A dense formulation polyethylene blade engineered for maximum blade life. 0.030, 0.125 0.8, 3.2
UHMW Original polyethylene blade developed for reduced anilox scoring and extended blade life.  0.020, 0.125 0.5, 3.2
Polyester Containment blade designed for reduced anilox scoring adn maximum blade life in enclosed chamber systems. 0.007, 0.010, 0.015, 0.020 0.19, 0.25, 0.37, 0.5
Proflex Acetal-based blade with additives for increased stiffness, maximum blade life and durability with aggressive inks. 0.025, 0.035, 0.040 0.5, 0.8, 1
Graphix Fiberglass composite blade with graphite added for extended blade life and durability with aggressive inks. 0.020, 0.028 0.5, 0.71