Miscellaneous Closers

Filling and Closing Machine handles IV bags.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Filling and Closing Machine handles IV bags.

Designed to handle IV bags made of any material ranging from 10 mL to 10 L, 2nd generation Type 529 Semi-Automatic IV Bag Filling and Closing Machine produces up to 1,600 aseptic bags/hour, depending on volume. Modular system offers choice of dosing technology, including mass flow, peristaltic pump, servo-operated pinched valve, and rotary piston pump — all with process control technology. All...

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Bulk Bag Closer stops flow from partially discharged bags.
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Bulk Bag Closer stops flow from partially discharged bags.

Using dual blades, pneumatically operated Bulk Bag Closing Device effectively seals bag opening at center so operator can tie it off for removal. Quick sealing capability is particularly effective where fluidized dry materials such as calcite, alumina, or bentonite are handled. Device is also highly effective in preventing plant humidity from reaching hygroscopic materials during discharge,...

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Semi-Automatic Bagger includes 4.3 in. full color touchscreen.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Semi-Automatic Bagger includes 4.3 in. full color touchscreen.

With maximum bag width of 11 in., SX™ Tabletop Bagging Machine prints address onto bag, then opens and seals it once product is inserted. System includes DataMax A-Class Mark II print engine and deluxe film feed sensor that runs all types and colors of bags. For control, bagger utilizes HMI, plus an Allen-Bradley Micro850 PLC. Recommended applications include packaging for fulfillment,...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Pacepacker Services Takes the Drama Out of Packing at Downton Abbey

Spiroflow Systems, exclusive distributor of Pacepacker solutions in the United States & Latin America, is proud to announce Pacepacker's success at the famed Downton Abbey.  UK based Pacepacker Services has upgraded a bagging line at Highclere Castle Horse Feed Ltd, situated on the estate of the Downton Abbey drama, transforming a partly manual system into a fully automated line which now bags...

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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing
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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) are two of the hottest IT trends that have emerged in the last couple of decades. By creating the ability to store and access data and programs through the internet while cutting out the middleman (aka, hard drives and other physical devices), cloud computing offers many attractive features to companies in almost all industries, including fiscal savings, speed, scalability, ease of upgrades, and agility. Although the upfront savings of SaaS are undeniable, there are still many that favor on-premise systems and proprietary software. You may be wondering if transitioning to a cloud-based model is the right choice for your company, but with so many different viewpoints it can be hard to make sense of all the pros and cons. Using concrete data organized into helpful graphs, this white paper offers insightful interpretations of the numbers to show the ways in which SaaS can offer both financial savings and strategic advantages.

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Hudson-Sharp to Attend Pack Expo 2013

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Hudson-Sharp Machine Company, a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of plastic bag making machinery, pouch making equipment, and reclosable packaging solutions, will be attending Pack Expo 2013, September 23-25, in Las Vegas. Part of Thiele Technologies, A Barry-Wehmiller Company, Hudson-Sharp will be located at the Barry-Wehmiller booth. Visit us at Booth #900 as...

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Autobag
Adhesives & Sealants

Autobag

Automated Packaging Systems, the world leader in high-reliability bag packaging systems, is introducing in Australia several bag packaging systems, including the Autobag® AB 180 Print-n-Pack™, AB 180™ with AccuCount, Pacesetter PS 125 OneStep™, and the FAS SPrint Revolution™. The Autobag AB 180 Print-n-Pack is a high-speed bagger with an inline thermal transfer printer for applying...

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Improvements and Customization for Contracting Packaging - Conveyorized Band Sealers
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Improvements and Customization for Contracting Packaging - Conveyorized Band Sealers

All Packaging Machinery, Ronkonkoma, NY is pleased to announce improvements to the current band sealing line.  The majority of the *A*P*M bag sealing line, although upgraded, operates basically the same as when the company started manufacturing over 60 years ago. Most of the *A*P*M* bag sealers purchased 20 years ago or more are still in operation.   Improvements to the components to...

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Bagging Machine employs 2 augers and can produce 250 bags/min.
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Bagging Machine employs 2 augers and can produce 250 bags/min.

Intended for coffee, baking, snack food, prepared food, confectionery, and similar companies, X machine uses 2 baggers and 2 augers in one footprint-optimized unit to form pillow bags from 3–15 in. long and 2–7.5 in. wide. Production managers can bag same product or run different products simultaneously. In addition to remote operator station with spot-check weighing system, features...

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Low-Profile Collet Closers Get a Tighter Grip on Non-Uniform Workpiece Diameters with Flexible Collet Heads
Machinery & Machining Tools

Low-Profile Collet Closers Get a Tighter Grip on Non-Uniform Workpiece Diameters with Flexible Collet Heads

Designed for stationary workholding in assembly or machining operations, low-profile Flex-Grip collet closers provide more Z-axis clearance on machine tables, fixture plates, tombstones and trunion tables. Lexington, KY - Lexair's low-profile Flex-Grip collet closers maintain a secure, parallel grip on inconsistent workpieces using a quick-change system of vulcanized collet heads that...

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Bag Closing Heat Sealer supports speeds from 25-475 ipm.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Bag Closing Heat Sealer supports speeds from 25-475 ipm.

Featuring stainless steel and anodized aluminum construction, Model SS850 is equipped with variable speed drive motor, digital temperature control, and pinch roller system to ensure hermetic seals on specialty and side gusset bags or pouches. Various options are available, including support shelf, support belts that allow products weighing up to 2.5 lb to be carried through process unaided, hot...

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