Carter Stranding Machines

Carter offer spare parts, consumables and full refurbishment services for the renowned range of Carter wire stranding machines. These are high speed rigid "fork type" stranding machines, suitable for use with copper or aluminium.  We are also able to help with the supply of fully refurbished equipment, including control panel upgrades for smoother, more productive operation.


Fig 1: Carter Stranding Machine

Fig 2: Carter Strander Refurbishment

Fig 3: 120 tonne Strander for production of maritime ropes

Fig 4: Carter Stranders in production

NB: click on images above to enlarge, click here for more pictures

Maximum rotational speeds for copper and aluminium are shown in the table below:

Reel Sizes

400mm Flange Diameter

450mm Flange Diameter

500mm Flange Diameter

560mm Flange Diameter

630mm Flange Diameter

710mm Flange Diameter

Max r.p.m. for Copper




250 220


Max r.p.m. for Aluminium




270 240


Goodwin Machinery offers a range of cost effective services for operators of Carter stranding machines.  These include:

  • Supply of genuine operating consumables

  • Provision of genuine replacement and spare parts

  • Trouble shooting problem machinery

  • Control panel upgrades

  • Complete refurbishment of existing machinery

  • Supply of new machinery

  • Machinery surveys and appraisals

Please contact us for further information on how to improve the productivity and reliability of your Carter strander.


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