Fife Symat 50 Offset Pivot Guide

Durable and versatile, the Symat 50 electromechanical offset pivot guide is engineered to accommodate web widths up to 533 mm (21 inches) wide and tensions up to 623 N (140 lbs). This guide is ideal for edge, line, or center guiding applications where short entry and exit spans are required.

Built for long-lasting, reliable operation, the Symat 50 delivers fast response for highly accurate web positioning This guide is available with standard roller faces of 203 mm (8 inches) to 610 mm (24 inches). Optional Servo-Center provides automatic guide centering to speed the setup and threading process.


Key Features

  • Precise, backlash-free actuator and DC servomotor
  • Durable construction for low maintenance and long-lasting reliability
  • Accommodates all threading styles
  • Optional servo-center available to speed setup and threading
  • Compatible with all Fife sensors and web guide controllers for edge, center or line guiding
  • Optional mounting brackets and stands are available
  • Custom designs are available upon request


  • Guide Span Minimum 254 mm
  • Guide Span Maximum 610 mm
  • Roller Face Minimum 203 mm
  • Roller Face Maximum 610 mm
  • Roller Diameter Minimum 50.8 mm
  • Roller Diameter Maximum 152 mm
  • Maximum Correction (based upon guide span)+/- 31 mm
  • Load Capacity Up to 623 N