Rosenthal Sheetmaster Product Specifications

Specifications subject to change. Standard configuration. Machines are built to order and can be custom configured.

Cutting Technology

  • Proprietary Scissors Action (Up Cut-Self Sharpening) Shear Cutting mechanism.
  • Blades are spring loaded with adjustable cutting force to maximize blade life.
  • D2 stainless steel blades can be re-sharpened, blade life varies by material.
  • Over 5000 systems installed worldwide.

Control Station

  • Electronic control with 8 memory presets for entering sheet length and batch count.
  • Sheet length is variable from 3.0” to 999.9”
  • The Sheeter feeds material until a user defined length is reached, stops and cuts.
  • Automatic mode sheets material until the batch is satisfied.
  • Single Sheet Operation with button or foot pedal.

Drive System

  • DC Motor with clutch brake
  • Chain Drive system
  • Rubberized Neoprene Drive roll
  • Cut Length Tolerance on stable materials ±1/16” for 36” long sheet

Unwind, Material/Handling

  • Roll width capacity 30” to 60”
  • 200lb capacity – 1.5” Solid Shaft with 3” expanding chuck
  • Dancer with tension brake on unwind


  • Maximum feed speed 130 FPM
  • Machine stops to cut for 2/3 second – total FPM varies by sheet length
  • 15 pieces per minute 60” in length on light material (cut time 2/3 second)

Common Options

  • Slitting – Razor or Score
  • Output – Table
  • Unwinds – 500lb capacity

Rosenthal Manufacturing designs and builds automation systems for converting rolls to sheets, wide rolls into narrower rolls, long rolls into shorter rolls, large sheets into smaller sheets and custom converting equipment. These systems are commonly referred to as sheeters, slitters, slitter rewinders, roll slitters, stackers, unwinds, roll stands, rewinds, graphics trimmers, panel cutters, lay-up systems, log slitters, bologna slitters and sheet cutters.

Send us a sample roll of your material and we will gladly test it for you on one of our systems: adhesive vinyl, tape, premask, wovens, non-wovens, banner, awning, tent, fabric, leather, suede, film, foam, foam tape,felt, gasket, rubber, paper, PVC, polyester, polyethelene, polyurethane, copper foil, prepreg, PVB, EVA, paper and many other materials.