Standard technical characteristics

  • multi-station rotating turret with 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 Bus Field 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.

Optional Devices

  • automatic feeding of tubes onto mandrels;
  • device for neck cutting (cutting of gater or sprue);
  • neck bore calibration;
  • neck shaping, turning or smoothing;
  • 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 automatic cap feeder;
  • 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;
  • flame treatment;
  • dust cleaner and static electricity remover;
  • lacquering unit;
  • automatic feeding of lacquer with temperature and viscosity control;
  • hot air drying unit to uniform spread lacquer;
  • UV curing;
  • various detections on tube length, shape, neck-shape, presence of cap or over-cap, presence of safety seal;
  • labelling unit;
  • automatic unloading device;
  • Additional automatic unloading, in addition to the standard one, to unload (depending on the kind of application) the following:
    • rejects;
    • tubes w/o cap;
    • tubes w/o safety seal;
    • residual parts of cut tubes.
  • remote technical assistance.

Technical data

  • minimum and maximum diameter of containers: 15 – 60 mm;
  • minimum and maximum height of containers: 50 – 220 mm.