Simply the best rapier weaving machine ever!

If versatile and productive weaving is your objective, now you can be sure of real plus value with the unique, future-oriented OptiMax.


The OptiMax offers all the possibilities for weaving yourself to the top in your market. Ready for every new opportunity. Guaranteeing optimum fabric quality. Best in class for minimum energy consumption. Optimizing your precious time. And creating space to unleash your utmost creativity.


If you really want to get the most out of your market, your material, your energy, your time and your talent, the OptiMax provides the platform for you to stay ahead. Always. Everywhere.


  • ·         Optimized shed geometry in combination with guided gripper or free flight insertion system, for unequalled industrial speeds and maximum yarn friendliness

    ·         Insertion with up to 12 colors

    ·         Accurate, user-friendly machine setting using the keyboard or interactive display at insertion side

    ·         Reed width of 190, 210, 220, 230, 250, 300, 320, 340, 360, 380, 400, 430, 460 and 540 cm

    ·         Electronic setting of shed crossing

    ·         Easy width changes

    ·         Sumo main motor with direct machine drive is standard


    Both standard and optional features are referred to in the text and illustration.


    Download the Picanol OptiMax brochure.