PACE Converting Equipment Co., Inc.
(216) 631-4555


A complete fabricator that can laminate, die cut, sheet and tab at an economical price

Our 7-inch rotary converter, capable of performing many processes of larger machines. The Patriot is an excellent choice for operators new to rotary fabrication or experienced converters wishing to add capacity. Operator-friendly, easy to use, and efficiently runs simple to complex jobs.

Contact a PACE sales representative today to get a quote, or learn more by scheduling a demo at our showroom.

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Additional Information

PACE has a full line of options and accessories for our equipment. Bearerless die block assemblies, adjustable stripe guides, lay-on rollers, die pressure truck units and a host of other options can customize your machine for your specific production operations. Spare rollers, die blocks and other inventory parts can keep you operating in emergency situations. Contact us to discuss your specific needs.

Technical Specifications

Base model includes:

  • Main unwind with pneumatic mandrel and brake
  • 3 anvil head with 69 tooth through-hardened rolls
  • Capable of 12″ repeat; larger repeats available
  • Main rewind is rotation reversing, switch controlled, with pneumatic mandrel and clutch
    • Up to 14″ OD finished roll capability
  • Overhead, laminating unwind with pneumatic mandrel and brake
  • Overhead, powered waste rewind with pneumatic mandrel and clutch
  • 1/8 in CP gearing
  • 70 durometer laminating nip
  • Run speeds up to 200 FPM
  • Pre-determining, programmable counter
  • Heavy duty truck assist assembly
  • Complete set of die hold-down hardware for all anvil stations
  • Side frames: 0.75″ thick machined aluminum
  • In-house welded and painted tubular steel subframe
  • Light curtain for operator safety
  • Air required: 2 to 3 CFM at 80 PSI
  • Weight: Approximately 1200 lbs
  • Footprint: Approximately 67″ H x 87″ W x 68″ D

Options & Accessories

  • Pneumatic draw nip assembly, with roller, gauge, regulator and up / down switch
  • Sheeted product shingling conveyor with separate speed control
  • Additional powered waste rewind assembly, including pneumatic clutch and 3″ OD pneumatic mandrel
  • Additional powered laminating unwind assembly with pneumatic brake and 3″ OD pneumatic mandrel
  • Additional powered unwind / rewind assembly, including combination pneumatic brake / clutch and 3″ OD pneumatic mandrel
  • Stripe guide assembly with side-to-side screw control bar, 2 collars
  • Die channel extender kit including 2 steel extenders and 4 bolts (2.5″ height increase)
  • Pair of Hydra Jack die pressure gauges
  • Additional truck assist
  • L-Bracket idler
    • 2″ OD polished aluminum with two collars
  • Anvil scraper assembly with blade and holder bar
  • Replacement nip / laminating rollers
  • Die hold-down hardware
    • Knob, threaded rod, bridge, 2 bolts
  • Spare die blocks
    • With caged needle bearings, 1″ ID standard
  • Die blocks, twist-style for operator side (specify bearing ID)
  • Laminate 
  • Diecut 
  • Perforate 
  • Sheet 
  • Takeoff/Conveyor 
  • Die Stations 3
  • Removable Anvils No
  • Drive System Belt Drive


It’s Payback Time! 

Contact PACE for more information about our cost-effective, FAST PAYBACK rotary converting machines.