New Generation of Italmatic Machinery for Small EM Tyre Retreading

Matic Optima

Eight thousand Italmatic pieces of Italmatic equipment are working every day in the world to retread tyres from motorcycle up to 63”, including aircraft tyres and super elastic solid tyres. Amongst these, the company has installed 25 complete plants to retread EM tyres up to 63”, establishing themselves as the company with the highest number of references.

Recently, Italmatic introduced a new generation of machines for EM tyres up to 29.5 R 25, which the company says have immediately received considerable interest. The first two plants have already been installed in Holland and Turkey.

Matic One 29.5R25 is a new completely computer controlled buffer able to execute extremely accurately the operations of peeling, buffing and grooving on small EM tyres, with software prepared by Gigapiù, the software house of Italmatic Group, who are able among other things to assure the best after sales assistance 24/7.

Matic Optima 29.5R25 is a new computer controlled extruder with pin screw 120mm at very high production capacity and accuracy for the preparation of small EM tyres.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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