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The Vertek 1150 vertical form and seal bagger is designed for pillow, gusseted and zippered pouches. Using an Omron PLC and Weinview Color touchscreen, the bagger is engineered for bag sizes up to 11.5-in. wide and production rates of up to 50-pouches/min. Pneumatically driven, the bagger offers power film unwinding, dual digital heaters, encoder-controlled film displacement, air release mechanism and tool-less removal of the forming collar. The bagger is well-suited for a diverse range of applications including: nuts, snacks, candy, coffee, fresh and frozen foods, pasta, cheese, liquids, pharmaceuticals and hardware, the co. says.

WeighPack Systems Inc., 888/934-4472.

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