JemmTrac™ Traction Sleeve

  • Unique tacky surface that keeps rollers turning
  • Seamless surface; non-marring, non-scratching
  • Economical and effective alternative to expensive tapes and roller wraps
  • Good chemical and heat resistance

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*To calculate sleeve length, simply add 10% to the face length of your roller. Note: Sleeve length is in inches.

Product Details

JemmTrac™ Traction Sleeves provide a unique tacky surface that will keep rolls turning and prevent them from marking or scratching substrates. Eliminating the need for costly tapes and cork, these economical roll coverings slide easily over existing idler rolls, making them suitable for most applications. Unlike tapes and roller wraps, there are no seams that will mark the substrate.

Ideal for web handling, extrusion and laminating applications; alternative to cork and other grip tapes; pathing rolls and label applications


  • Economical solution to web handling with light tensions
  • Tacky surface to keep rolls turning
  • Seamless surface to prevent marring and scratching the web
  • Made to fit a wide range of roll diameters
  • Available in sizes 1" to 6" diameters
  • Custom sizes available upon request
  • Available in custom lengths up to 10 meters long
  • Easily cleaned with IPA and water (50/50 mix)


Technical Specifications

Release Properties Good
Traction Properties Excellent
Heat Resistance 400°F
Wear Resistance Very Good
Hardness 45-55 Shore A
Wall Thickness 2 mm 
Available Diameters 1.0", 1.25", 1.5", 1.75", 2.0", 2.25", 2.5", 3.0", 3.5", 4.0", 4.5", 5.0", 5.5", 6.0"
Available Lengths Up to 10 meters
FDA Compliant No

Sleeve Sizing Chart

Diameter Relaxed ID Wall Thickness Roller Diameter Range
1" 23.5mm 2mm 25mm to 30mm
1.25" 27.5mm 2mm 31mm to 34.5mm
1.5" 31mm 2mm 36mm to 41mm
1.75" 37.5mm 2mm 42mm to 47mm
2" 42.5mm 2mm 48.5mm to 55mm
2.25" 49mm 2mm 56mm to 61mm
2.5" 56mm 2mm 61.5mm to 67mm
3" 68mm 2mm 72mm to 80mm
3.5" 74mm 2mm 87mm to 92mm
4"  87mm 2mm 97mm to 106mm
4.5" 97.5mm 2mm 112mm to 117mm
5" 108mm 2mm 123mm to 131mm
5.5" 122.5mm 2mm 139mm to 143mm
6" 137mm 2mm 149mm to 156mm
8" 184mm 2.2mm 189mm to 204mm
8.5" 202mm 2.4mm 207mm to 217mm

*To calculate sleeve length, simply add 10% to the face length of your roller.


Jemmco's rubber sleeves are designed for easy, in-plant installation to reduce time and money spent sending out spare rollers for recovering.

Three Simple Steps for In-Plant Sleeve Installation!

  • 1.Step One Installation

    Slide Sleeve over the edge of the roller.

  • 2.Step Two Installation

    Insert air nozzle under sleeve, inflate sleeve and pull down to cover roller.

  • 3.Step Three Installation

    Trim the sleeve to the edge and violà!


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