Sheet forming systems in accordance with Rapid Köthen

The HAAGE sheet forming systems find application mainly in the quality assurance laboratories of the paper industry or for ongoing production monitoring directly at the paper production machines. The Rapid-Köthen method allows for rapid and repeatable creations of laboratory sheets for physical and optical analyses.


Sheet formation for wood pulp, mechanical pulp, composite and paper stock inspection sheets.

  • For qualitative analyses in laboratories and the paper industry
  • For production monitoring of paper machines
  • Meets the requirement of DIN EN ISO 5269-2 (DIN 54 358)


  • Each vacuum dryer operates autonomously and precisely, each with its own electric heater, electronic control and digital display
  • This enables remaining dryers to operate even after the failure of one of the heaters
  • Optional dryer designs possible, 140 ° C with oil filling
  • According to DIN EN ISO 5269-2 (DIN 54358) built-in stainless steel plate capacitors
  • Instant and evenly water injection in the sheet forming column thanks to a special injection ring
  • Compact designs with minimal external dimensions
  • All control elements in a user-friendly position
  • Water distribution with light-proof, solid piping or light-proof tubing.
  • No built-in glass parts, therefore no glass breakage possible
  • Column and dryer made of solid stainless steel with maximum corrosion resistance, which eliminates coating problems
  • Easy cleaning of the column’s injection ring
  • We provide the service for fast and competent maintenance