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Multi-Conveyor: Rotary tables
Machine Product Brief
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Multi-Conveyor: Rotary tables

A rotary table for pharmaceutical applications adapts to products of varying size and shape.
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 Motorized roller-conveyors feature greater control and connectivity
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Motorized roller-conveyors feature greater control and connectivity

Live from MODEX 2014: Watch this video to find out how Interroll's EC-310 24v DC motorized roller-conveyors take control and connectivity to the next level, from single-zone, zero-pressure accumulation logic to protocols that can help builders simplify connectivity with communication protocols including Ethernet, PROFIBUS, PRIFONET and AS-i bus.
Machine Product Brief
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Emerson: Accumulation belt eliminates trays under bottle packs

Using a small-pitch surface of half-inch (12.7 mm) acetal plastic rollers to provide product stability and smooth transfers, Emerson’s System Plast low-back pressure accumulation belt adds another dimension of sustainability to conveying by eliminating the need for cardboard trays under shrink-wrapped bottle packs.
Spiral elevator with compact footprint
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Spiral elevator with compact footprint

New spiral elevator from Simplimatic has a 36-inch diameter and runs on a 12-inch pitch. It's expandable to different sizes. Optional is a co-helix on which containers can be collated.
Reduce glass-on-glass pressure in pharma accumulation tables
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Reduce glass-on-glass pressure in pharma accumulation tables

As a replacement for rotary accumulation tables that are too likely to damage pharmaceutical containers, the RX 36 Infinity System from Garvey greatly reduces glass on glass pressure, which reduces damage to containers.
Vibroscreen_Model K30-1-SS screener
Machine Case Study
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Gap-free sanitary screener

Kason Corp.’s sanitary screener meets CGMP, 3-A, USDA, FDA standards.
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This complete, validated pharma line delivers efficient compliance
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This complete, validated pharma line delivers efficient compliance

If you let Serpa Packaging Solutions show you 16 pharmaceutical packaging stations in just over three minutes, you just might find yourself taking notes to remind you what you want your next line to look like. Click to watch the complete, validated line in action... from accumulation table through capping, labeling, cartoning, case packing, check weighing/printing/labeling and discharge.
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Feature Article
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Best practices for buffering and packaging line design

Whether or not to buffer a packaging line ranks right up there with Total Cost of Ownership as one of the most divisive issues pertaining to automated packaging lines.
Materials Product Brief
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Nercon Engineering & Mfg. Inc: Small footprint spiral conveyor

Designed to be used with different product shapes and sizes at the same time, Nercon’s Live Drum Spiral Conveyor is close to 20-ft. tall and features 17 tiers with cases travelling at 150 ft./min.
Machine Product Brief
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Shuttleworth, Inc: Automated upstacker

Shuttleworth’s Automated Upstacker is designed to stack products vertically in preparation for case packing, shrink or stretch wrapping and cartoning applications.

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