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Rebuilt Brackett Utility Model UT Stripping / Taping Machine - Stock #3508



Please Note: This video demo is for reference only. Please refer to the listing photos and description for the exact machine and options you are purchasing.

Rebuilt Brackett Utility Model UT Stripping / Taping Machine

This Brackett Utility Taping Machine is designed to handle virtually any backbone or spine stripping application as well as limited flat stripping. This machine has been completely rebuilt by our company with a newly updated electrical drive system. Includes a New Machine Warranty* of 1 year on all parts! Also includes the glue pot shown in the pictures for applying cold glue or water to your tape. An optional drive for running pressure sensitive tape is available. Please contact us if you have any questions.

*New Machine Warranty: This machine has been rebuilt and is warranted to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal and proper use, maintenance and service for a period of one year. This warranty applies to defective parts only and does not include any labor costs required to diagnose or repair the machine.


The Brackett Utility Stripper is a high-volume production machine for your tape application needs. In over a century of “proofing” the Utility has shown itself to be a durable, dependable, invaluable piece of equipment in shops world-wide. With its ease of operation, fast set-up, and 3-5 minute change-over, Utility can make runs as small as 75 to 100 pieces profitable!

Count on this stripping machine to meet your production needs and speeds. See the information below for further details or contact us and discover how the Brackett Utility Stripper can increase your work flow AND your profits.


  • High Volume: Up to 2,500 books per 50-minute hour, on typical jobs.
  • Superior Quality: The longer stripping head produces a tighter, smoother turnover with a quality appearance.
  • Maximum Versatility: Handles virtually any backbone or spine stripping application as well as limited flat stripping.
  • Easy Operation: No special skills or training needed.
  • Quick Changeover: Change jobs in 3 to 5 minutes. Runs of 75 to 100 pieces can be profitable!
  • Low Upkeep: Heavy-duty corrosion-resistant construction with bronze and oilless bearings provide long, trouble-free service.


Manufacturer: Brackett
Model: UTREB
Serial Number: 3057
Work Width - Side to Side of page
     Minimum: 3.00 inches (76.2 mm)
Work Length - Top to bottom of page
     Minimum: 5.50 inches (139.7 mm)
Work Thickness  
     Minimum: .03125 inches (.793 mm)
     Maximum: 1.25 inches (31.75 mm)
Roll Core Diameter Minimum: .50 inches (12.7 mm)
Maximum Roll Diameter: 19.00 inches (482.6 mm)
Maximum Roll Width: 3.75 inches (95.25 mm)
Tape wrap side maximum: 1.25 inches (31.75 mm)
Stripping Tape Glue Pot
Glue types:

Cold Glue, Water Activated
Hot Animal Glue (Requires glue pot heater, not included)

Machine Speed: Variable up to 81 feet per minute (24.69 meters)
Electrical Requirements
Voltage: 208-230VAC / Single Phase
Amps: 20A
Frequency: 50/60 Hz

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