Able to produce several designs for a range of products, Norden’s “swirl filling” technology utilizes specially-designed filling nozzles and servo technology to rotate the tube during the filling operation to fill two or three different products into transparent tubes.
Pneumatic Scale servo capping demo runs PackML V 3.0 and Douglas
Machine communicates PackML from case packer to PDA, both implemented
by ELAU PacDrive™ automation systems. But are user specifications
Norden Inc. has equipped its entire range of Generation 3 tube fillers and cartoners with PackML. PackML is a specification from the Open Modular Architecture Controls (OMAC) Packaging Workgroup for simplifying integration of packaging machinery on a network.
Norden’s (North Branch, NJ) Nordenmatic 850 fills 1 to 350 mL (0.03381 to 11.83 oz) of product into collapsible tubes at speeds to 85 tubes/min. The machine uses hot air to seal tubes, which can be 50 to 250 mm (1.97” to 9.85”) L and 10 to 50 mm (0.394” to 1.97”) in dia.