Press Release Summary:
K-Bot 4-axis, floor-level palletizer/de-palletizer is capable of running single or dual line applications at up to 10 cycles/min. Compact 62 x 104 in. footprint allows for pallet sizes up to 48 x 48 in. and unit loads up to 72 in. high. Operator interface is programmed with pre-defined pack patterns. K-Bot includes stationary motors and power encoder cables, protecting machine for long life.
Original Press Release:
Schneider Packaging Equipment Unveils Economical K-Bot Palletizer
BREWERTON, NY (October, 2003) - Schneider Packaging Equipment Co., Inc., specializing in end-of-line solutions for case packing and palletizing needs, is pleased to unveil its new, economical K-Bot Palletizer. Based on the philosophy that 'less is more,' Schneider's new K-Bot exemplifies simplicity, resulting in the most cost effective, user-friendly palletizer.
"We developed the K-Bot because we saw a need for a basic and low cost palletizer for those looking to get into automated end-of-line solutions," says Pete Squires, Vice President of Controls. "We are offering customers an entry level system that is easy to maintain and run."
Designed to move up to 175 lbs, the K-Bot is a four-axis, floor-level palletizer capable of running single or dual line applications at a rate of up to 10 cycles per minute. The K-Bot's compact 62" x 104" footprint allows for pallet sizes of up to 48" x 48" and unit loads up to 72" high. It is a dual-function machine that will serve as a palletizer and de-palletizer.
The K-Bot's operator interface is programmed with pre-defined pack patterns, making changeover easy. K-Bot features unique stationary motors and power encoder cables, protecting the machine for a longer life. "We have designed K-Bot to operate in the toughest environments. Our engineers created a machine that is simple to troubleshoot and easy to set up," says Paul Burdick, Director of Sales and Marketing.
Schneider manufactures of a complete line of case packers, tray packers, and case erectors along with robotic and gantry palletizing systems. Schneider integrates with their systems a variety of ancillary equipment such as cartoners, conveyors, pallet dispensers, shuttle cars, elevators, coding/labeling equipment, product code scanners, weight checking, and stretch or shrink wrapping equipment, among others. Some of their specialty markets include the beverage, paper, replication, industrial, personal care and food industries.
Whatever the requirements, Schneider works to provide the best solution for any unique need. For more information, contact our Sales Department by phone at 315-676-3035 or fax at 315-676-2875, or visit our newly redesigned website: www.schneiderequip.com.