Bellmer Paper Technology Cylinder Former Headbox TurboFlower

Cylinder Former – TurboFlower

The cylinder former TurboFlower produces best-quality sheet for paper and board machine or banknote paper. Our specialists design, customize and manufacture in Germany our cylinder formers at highest perfection standards. The TurboFlower transforms fibers, fines, and water into the dedicated sheet on the cylinder of many paper grades. The cylinder former produces as low as 15 gram per square meter cover layer in bank notes. On the other end, it is forming multi-ply sheets with up to 10 formers. The user-friendly operation for highest grammages above 1.000 g/m² allows efficient programs. Individual layers can be switched on and off for different thickness of the board. Subject to the case of application, our experts adapt the headbox ideally to the desired range of grades.


  • Finest manufacturing precision
  • Easy operation due to direct knuckle adjustment
  • Custom tailored contraction factor
  • Back lash free feeding slot adjustment
  • Expandable explosion chamber

Widest production range

The custom designed diffusor combined with a hydraulically loaded back wall, in any case, bring the required soft gradual pressure increase to create perfect sheets.


Best short former profiles

The experience of more than 170 headboxes in the last 12 years allows top performance on any grade. The TurboFlower comes with our internal counterflow explosion chamber system. Equipped with an air loaded back wall the pressure on the cylinder former builds up smoothly and controlled.

Consistency controlled basis weight profiling with our proven dilution control injection provide top class paper quality from front to end. Rely on best cross profiles AND great sheet properties. Some call it the easiest to operate cylinder former in the market.

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