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High Speed Product Stacker handles multiple product heights.
Material Handling & Storage

High Speed Product Stacker handles multiple product heights.

Capable of running product heights from Â-¾ to 4 in., Velocity® II gently forms stacked product pack patterns without interruption, delivering continuous flow at speeds to 600 products/min. Intelligent programming accurately counts products and automatically adjusts product flow rate to prevent jams. Featuring servo controls for quick tool-free changeovers, stacker supports numerous...

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Divider Inserting Technology helps accelerate production.
Packaging Products & Equipment

Divider Inserting Technology helps accelerate production.

Capable of increasing case packing production speeds to 60 cycles/min, depending on product, rack open divider placing technology maintains control of divider from when it is picked from magazine until it is placed between products. Control ensures accurate blank placement between products for smooth, continuous, and uninterrupted machine operation. Requiring only one magazine per divider placer,...

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Material Handling & Storage

Axiom® IM Series Case/Tray Packers Designed to Maximize Adjustability

Alexandria, Minnesota - January 23, 2008 Douglas' Axiom® IM Series Case/Tray Packers maximize adjustability with next generation electronic motion control technology. Adjustments for varying product sizes, corrugated blank warp and machine speeds are completed almost on the fly. Operator and maintenance staff simply access the program through the HMI and make adjustments to the servo...

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Packaging Products & Equipment

Case/Tray Packers gently handle products at high speeds.

Featuring walk-in frame construction for maximum accessibility, Continuous Motion Axiom® DL Case/Tray Packers gently load products onto case or tray blank at speeds to 55 cases/trays per minute. Electronic motion controls ensure repeatable changeovers, while Slipstream(TM) pinless metering eliminates traditional metering pins. Smartrak® Steady Stream Infeed prevents product bridging...

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Packaging Products & Equipment

Shrink Packer accommodates various packaging options.

Capable of speeds to 75 cycles/min, Contour(TM) SPS-75 offers tray, pad, u-board, and film-only packing capabilities. Smartrak® Steady Stream Infeed delivers repeatable operation for handling lightweight containers, and side-mounted stand is located outside machine at waist level for ergonomic film roll loading and splicing. In addition to Slipstream(TM) Pinless Metering, features include...

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Packaging Products & Equipment

Multiwrapper suits multiple lane production.

Featuring quick-change wand paths and built-in intuitive programming, Contour(TM) M-50 uses film perfing mechanism in film feed area to maintain integrity of one piece of film during film wrapping process when running multiple lane production. Management of airflow and tunnel heat assures optimal inside and outside bull's eyes, while side mounted film stand facilitates film roll loading and...

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Case/Tray Packers adapt to changing product life cycles.
Packaging Products & Equipment

Case/Tray Packers adapt to changing product life cycles.

Using electronic motion controls, Axiom® BCL case/tray packers operate at speeds up to 80 cases/trays per minute. Walk-in frame design allows operators to effectively complete changeovers and preventive maintenance, and full-length polycarbonate guard doors facilitate troubleshooting. Electronic handwheel provides slow motion hand cycling of machine when troubleshooting or when fine tuning,...

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Packaging Products & Equipment

Douglas Exhibits NEW Technologies at Pack Expo 2007

Alexandria, Minnesota - June 11, 2007 Douglas Machine Inc. will exhibit new case packing and shrink-wrapping technologies during the upcoming Pack Expo 2007 to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 15 through October 17. The new Contour(TM) Series M-50 Multiwrapper will run two lanes of unsupported bottles and wrap with printed film. Features include a flexible servo-driven film wrapping wand and...

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Food Processing & Preparation

New Slipstream(TM) LS Pinless Metering Reduces Costs While Increasing Efficiencies

Douglas' new mid-speed Slipstream(TM) LS Pinless Metering uses electronic motion controls and patented slipsheet technology to reduce costs and increase efficiencies. The Slipstream(TM) LS features tool-free changeovers in the metering section and fewer parts for less maintenance and faster changeovers resulting in higher overall operating efficiencies. Patented slipsheet technology eliminates...

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High Speed Product Stacker handles multiple product heights.
Material Handling & Storage

High Speed Product Stacker handles multiple product heights.

Capable of running product heights from Â-¾ to 4 in., Velocity® II gently forms stacked product pack patterns without interruption, delivering continuous flow at speeds to 600 products/min. Intelligent programming accurately counts products and automatically adjusts product flow rate to prevent jams. Featuring servo controls for quick tool-free changeovers, stacker supports numerous...

Read More »
Divider Inserting Technology helps accelerate production.
Packaging Products & Equipment

Divider Inserting Technology helps accelerate production.

Capable of increasing case packing production speeds to 60 cycles/min, depending on product, rack open divider placing technology maintains control of divider from when it is picked from magazine until it is placed between products. Control ensures accurate blank placement between products for smooth, continuous, and uninterrupted machine operation. Requiring only one magazine per divider placer,...

Read More »
Material Handling & Storage

Axiom® IM Series Case/Tray Packers Designed to Maximize Adjustability

Alexandria, Minnesota - January 23, 2008 Douglas' Axiom® IM Series Case/Tray Packers maximize adjustability with next generation electronic motion control technology. Adjustments for varying product sizes, corrugated blank warp and machine speeds are completed almost on the fly. Operator and maintenance staff simply access the program through the HMI and make adjustments to the servo...

Read More »
Packaging Products & Equipment

Case/Tray Packers gently handle products at high speeds.

Featuring walk-in frame construction for maximum accessibility, Continuous Motion Axiom® DL Case/Tray Packers gently load products onto case or tray blank at speeds to 55 cases/trays per minute. Electronic motion controls ensure repeatable changeovers, while Slipstream(TM) pinless metering eliminates traditional metering pins. Smartrak® Steady Stream Infeed prevents product bridging...

Read More »
Packaging Products & Equipment

Shrink Packer accommodates various packaging options.

Capable of speeds to 75 cycles/min, Contour(TM) SPS-75 offers tray, pad, u-board, and film-only packing capabilities. Smartrak® Steady Stream Infeed delivers repeatable operation for handling lightweight containers, and side-mounted stand is located outside machine at waist level for ergonomic film roll loading and splicing. In addition to Slipstream(TM) Pinless Metering, features include...

Read More »
Packaging Products & Equipment

Multiwrapper suits multiple lane production.

Featuring quick-change wand paths and built-in intuitive programming, Contour(TM) M-50 uses film perfing mechanism in film feed area to maintain integrity of one piece of film during film wrapping process when running multiple lane production. Management of airflow and tunnel heat assures optimal inside and outside bull's eyes, while side mounted film stand facilitates film roll loading and...

Read More »
Case/Tray Packers adapt to changing product life cycles.
Packaging Products & Equipment

Case/Tray Packers adapt to changing product life cycles.

Using electronic motion controls, Axiom® BCL case/tray packers operate at speeds up to 80 cases/trays per minute. Walk-in frame design allows operators to effectively complete changeovers and preventive maintenance, and full-length polycarbonate guard doors facilitate troubleshooting. Electronic handwheel provides slow motion hand cycling of machine when troubleshooting or when fine tuning,...

Read More »
Packaging Products & Equipment

Douglas Exhibits NEW Technologies at Pack Expo 2007

Alexandria, Minnesota - June 11, 2007 Douglas Machine Inc. will exhibit new case packing and shrink-wrapping technologies during the upcoming Pack Expo 2007 to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 15 through October 17. The new Contour(TM) Series M-50 Multiwrapper will run two lanes of unsupported bottles and wrap with printed film. Features include a flexible servo-driven film wrapping wand and...

Read More »
Food Processing & Preparation

New Slipstream(TM) LS Pinless Metering Reduces Costs While Increasing Efficiencies

Douglas' new mid-speed Slipstream(TM) LS Pinless Metering uses electronic motion controls and patented slipsheet technology to reduce costs and increase efficiencies. The Slipstream(TM) LS features tool-free changeovers in the metering section and fewer parts for less maintenance and faster changeovers resulting in higher overall operating efficiencies. Patented slipsheet technology eliminates...

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