Slipper-type spindles

The drive solution for heavy plate stands

The robust slipper-type spindle stands for greater reductions per pass and longer service life. After intensively analyzing analyzed material and stress conditions, SMS group enhanced the superiority of these spindles.


  • 30% and more - Safe transmission of even the highest torques 
  • Length compensation for CVC® shifting
  • Easy and reduced maintenance
  • Longer service life
Slipper-type spindles

Oil-air lubrication

Significant savings in servicing and maintenance:

  • Reduced oil consumption up to 50%
  • Higher work safety; cleaner plant environment without aerosols
  • Separate, closed lubrication system that can simultaneously be used for the work rolls.
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