FORSTNER Coil Processing

Forstner has been developing and manufacturing machines for the professional processing of coils since 1962. Right from the beginning, the ease of handling coils and the long-term economy of Forstner systems have been the prime objectives of all development work. The results are perfect, field-proven products of reliable design ensuring a long operating life. By 2015, more than 4000 different coil-lines have been delivered to customers on all continents .


metal roofers, architectural metal building components, heating ventilating air conditioning, stainless steel chimneys, thermal insulation, vehicles, steel-service-centers, industrial sheet metal shops, etc.


Types of material

mild steel, galvanized steel, stainless steel, aluminium, copper, zinc and others


Coil weights in kg

200, 300, 500, 1000, 2000, 3000, 5000, 7000, 8000, 10000 and 12000


Capacities (thickness x width) in mm

0,40-2,00x1000mm or 0,40-2,00x1250mm or 0,40-2,00x1500mm or 0,40-1,25x2000mm


Single and multiple decoiling lines

Straightening and cut-to-length
Slitting and cut-to-length
Line for conical and curved blanks
Recoiling lines for wide coils
Recoiling lines for strips


Duct lines for rectangular straight ducts


Tube lines for insulation tubes including crimping, center punching and round-bending


Tube lines for chimney tubes with 2 or 4 roll round-bending


Special machines for metal coil processing

Components of a line

Decoiler, paper recoiler, scissored coil-lift,

manual coil selector, powered coil-selector,
table with powered edge-guide, plastic sheet-dispenser,
straightener, notcher, dotting-punch, beader for reinforcement,
crimper, puncher, slitter with manual adjustment, powered slitter,
conical and curved slitter, cut-to-length slitter with circular knives,
electric guillotine, electric swing beam shear,centre-punch,

scrap recoiler, scrap shear, hydraulic shear, hydraulic shear

and folding machine, recoiler, scissored coil-lift and coil-turner,
coil weighing machine, sheet labeling device, etc.







Prospectus, catalogs, photos and videos are available in German, English, and partly in French.

For more information and quotations in your language kindly contact our partners


in England, Scottland, Wales


John Murray Machinery Ltd

Sanctuary Barn 1 Station Road, Gretton, Corby NN17 3BU

Mr. Bill Cullinan,
Tel. +44 1536 772397, Fax +44 1536 772468


in Ireland


AG Machine Tool Company LTD

41 Inis Fail, Old Bawn, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland

Mr. George Flanagan,

Tel. +353 14596185 (evenings),  Mobile +353 87 2515770

in the US


Cidan Machinery, Inc.

611 Highway 74S, Suite 700 Peachtree City, GA 30269

Mr. Larry Chandonnet,

Tel. +1 770 6927230, Mobile +1 770 8910072, Fax +1 770 6927274