MP 8 X 2:

Standard technical characteristics

  • 8-station rotating turret with twin mandrel on each station and indexing movement mounted on a base frame suitable for installation of a selection of accessories;
  • control of all machine functions and accessories installed by a PLC with digital BusField system;
  • speed variator with 3-phase motor and electronic control of number of revolutions by means of an inverter;
  • microprocessor complete with tube-detecting photocell and fault indicator, controls the various functions of the machines as well as of the accessories that can be selected from the following list. It is necessary to bear in mind that it is not possible to exceed the 8 stations currently available on the machine.

Optional Devices

  • automatic feeding of tubes onto mandrels;
  • safety seal – device for heat welding a plastic or aluminium/plastic seal onto the neck opening of plastic tubes;
  • capping (mounting of caps on tubes) with manual feeding or automated cap feeding;
  • cap screwing device with torque-control (this device is for use in combination with capping device above);
  • snap-on “flip top” cap mounting with reference to printing position;
  • automatic unloading device;
  • additional automatic unloading, in addition to the standard one, to unload (depending on the kind of application) the following: – rejects; – tubes with no cap, – tubes with no safety seal, -residual parts of cut tubes;
  • remote technical assistance;

Technical data

  • maximum mechanical speed: 200 pieces/minute;
  • minimum and maximum diameter of containers: 15 – 60 mm;
  • minimum and maximum height of containers: 50 – 220 mm.