The Roper Whitney Model no. 3617 Beader Crimper is a versatile beading/crimping machine designed for deep throat (up to 13") beading, crimping, and other roll operations on up to 18 gauge material. Back-geared, with steel horn, bronze bushed bearing and one-piece frame. Roper Whitney model no. 3617 beader / crimper is mounted on a floor stand with adjustable motor mount, "V" belt drive, and 3/4 h.p. geared head motor. Roper Whitney 3617 beader crimper - Unit includes gauges and spacing collars for all operations except flanging. Rolls ordered separately.
The No. 0617 beading machine is a deep throat 13" capacity design that is shipped with standard spacing collars and gauges for all operations except flanging. Rolls are ordered separately from the list here. It will form metal up to 18 gauge.