Linear Orienter processes up to 150 containers/min.
October 3, 2008 -
Designed to accept and convey rectangular, square, and round bottles with centered necks and/or handles, in-line Model SO-4 distinguishes bottle's incoming orientation based on container symmetry using variety of inspection methods, and orients bottles accordingly. Self-contained, free-standing unit can orient 90, 180, and 270į, depending upon inspection results. Hand crank or electric height adjustment allows unit to be raised when not in use and lowered for next changeover.
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New England Machinery, Inc.
6204 29th St., E.
Bradenton, FL, 34203 5304
Secondary Orienter for In-Line Orienting
New England Machinery's latest orienter, the Model SO-4 Center Neck Container Linear Orienter is designed to accept and convey rectangular, square and round bottles with centered necks and/or handles and orient them. The SO-4 distinguishes the bottle's incoming orientation based on container symmetry, using a variety of inspection methods, and orients the bottles accordingly. The bottles will face the same way to suit the customer's downstream packaging operation. The SO-4 can orient 90, 180, or 270 degrees depending upon inspection results.
The SO-4 is a self-contained, freestanding unit. It is ergonomically designed offer a low profile. Operators have easy access for changeovers. The SO-4 slides up to the customer's existing conveyor or ease of installation. The simple (hand crank or electric) height adjustment allows it to be raised when not in use and lowered for the next changeover. The orienter provides a smooth continuous motion, advanced custom design incorporating non-marring transfer belts. It is capable of up to 150 containers per minutes, depending on the bottle size.
NEM will be exhibiting the SO-4 at the Pack Expo International 2008 show, November 9-13, Chicago, IL in Booth #1648. We encourage everyone to come take a look.
For more information on this or any other New England Machinery, Inc. product, part or service, please feel free to contact us at:
Dir. of Sales & Mktg.
NEW ENGLAND MACHINERY, INC.
6204 29TH Street East
Bradenton, FL 34203