Packaging Digest is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Filler/capper

The co.'s Model FF30 tabletop filling and capping machine is designed to replace manual filling for batch sizes between 100 to 2,000 units or more per day, the co. says. The automatic filling process is claimed to eliminate fill inaccuracies, as well as operator strain injuries resulting from repetitive torquing of the closures. The easy-to-clean, peristaltic filler features precision accuracy, consistent torque, fast format changeover and quick and efficient certification since product comes in direct contact only with disposable, sterile tubing and the filling needle. Adjustments to accommodate variations in product viscosity are made through the selection of the appropriate tubing dimension. All format parts are mounted using easy-access finger screws. Vials and bottles between 12 and 50 mm are filled, are fitted with a closure and are fully torqued to a pre-determined setting in an automatically controlled progression. Provides fill volumes from 0.1 to 100 mL with an accuracy of ±0.5 percent.

Flexicon America, Inc.,
802/657-3232.
www.flexiconamerica.com

Hide comments
account-default-image

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish
Generations-3-AdobeStock_241450594-72dpi_0
Multigenerational Workforce

In today’s workplace, five generations are actively employed. In this free ebook, learn how to leverage the strengths of each generation in your packaging department.

Generations-3-AdobeStock_241450594-72dpi_0