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Oystar Jones: Multi-purpose small center cartoner

The Legacy® 3 constant motion small center cartoner from OYSTAR Jones (R.A. Jones & Co. Inc.), allows a wide range of cartoning with a single machine at speeds of up to 400 cartons/min. and features upgrades that include an ergonomically-designed straight-in, low level carton magazine with comfortable loading height that does not require platforms.
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Oystar Jones: Tube filling machine

Oystar’s formats of the TFS-15 tube filling machine range from 52 mm to 60 mm in diameter.
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Oystar Jones: Servo-driven cartoner

R.A. Jones has expanded its mid-priced, large-center Meridian line of cartoners to include a new servo-driven, intermittent-motion version.
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Oystar Jones: Hf/f/s for multiple sizes

The Adjustable Pouch King® continuous-motion, hf/f/s machine from R.A. Jones incorporates the company’s high-speed forming and filling techniques, while adding easy adjustments necessary for quick and repeatable pouch size changes.
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Oystar Jones: Servo-Driven Cartoner

R.A. Jones & Co. has introduced the Legend® Series L200 Cartoner, offering continuous-motion, 4-chain carton transport. Servo motors drive the carton transport, barrel loader, bucket conveyor, carton feed, and minor flap closing.
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Oystar Jones: Beverage multipacker

R.A. Jones offers its new Beverage Meridian Machine for multipacking. Machine provides high output and application adaptability for beverage can packaging.
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Oystar Jones: Multiwrap sleever

The new Wraptor paperboard multiwrap sleever machine from R.A. Jones can be configured for single-tier wrap of 1 to 6 packs and double-tier wrap of 2 to 12 packs with many product types including round, oval, square, rectangular, and irregular.
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Oystar Jones: Oystar Jones: Zipper/pouch combo

The new Pouch King from R.A. Jones combines Jones’ proprietary rotary sealing turret technology with Zip-Pak’s unique press-to-close zipper to produce high-quality, resealable stand-up pouches.
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Oystar Jones: Stand-up pouch f/f/s

The high-speed Stand-Up Pouch King f/f/s machine from R.A. Jones runs as many as 500 stand-up pouches/min or 3ꯠ linear”/min of packaging material in continuous motion.
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Oystar Jones: Large-center cartoners

R.A. Jones offers flexible, cost-effective solutions with its new Meridian line of metric-designed, large center cartoners. Available with either 9” or 12” centers, both right-hand and left-hand configuration, and convenient small footprints of 16’ or less.
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Oystar Jones: Oystar Jones: Integrated packaging system

A new integrated packaging system from IWKA PacSystems (Fairfield, NJ) for cosmetic and personal-care applications combines multiple product components in a single SKU by combining tube filling and cartoning in a small footprint.
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Oystar Jones: Oystar Jones: Oystar Jones: Coors installs multipacker

Golden, Co-based Coors recently installed a maxim™ Multi-packer from R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) for packing cans in carton sleeves. The multipacker is run by a Giddings & Lewis (Fon du Lac, WI) motion controller integrated with an Allen-Bradley PLC from Rockwell Automation (Milwaukee, WI).
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Oystar Jones: Form/fill/seal system

The continuous-motion Pouch King 2000 horizontal f/f/s system from R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) features low profile and lift-up guarding for easy machinery access.
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Oystar Jones: Semi-automatic cartoner

The CMV II semi-automatic vertical cartoner from R. A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) features ergonomic guarding—a one-piece, lift-up, clamshell cover that provides open access to machine components to speed changeover.
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Oystar Jones: Cartoners

A new line of Criterion® 2000 cartoners from R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) is available in both continuous- and intermittent-motion models on 3”, 6”, 9”, 12” and 15” centers.
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Oystar Jones: Ergonomic cartoner

The CMA Mini Compact intermittent-motion, semi-automatic cartoning machine from R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) allows an operator to hand-load cartons from a seated position at 60 cartons/min.
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Oystar Jones: Horizontal cartoner

Operating at speeds to 200 cartons/min, the Hunter horizontal cartoner is new from R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH). The rotary carton feeder permits 20-min changeover, with minimal tools.
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High-speed pouching machine

The PK3000 is a new horizontal form/fill/seal continuous-web pouch machine from R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH). The system is 40% smaller than Jones' PK4000.
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Large-center cartoner

The Centurion(TM) is a flexible large-center cartoner from R.A. Jones (Covington, KY) that can be configured for single or multiple bag-in-box or cracker slug configurations.
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Intermittent-motion cartoner

R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) has redesigned its (IMS) Intermittent-Motion Servo-Driven cartoner for cartoning multiple-product units. It can load a variety of products into display or point-of-purchase cartons, or shippers or overpack cartons at speeds to 100 cartons/min.
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Center cartoner

The Legacy® small center cartoner from R.A. Jones (Covington, KY) employs the Acc-U-Just(TM) system for quick changeovers in 20 minutes. An operator simply dials new settings into a digital handwheel/counter and adjusts the bucket length and carton transport.
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Video-conferencing support

R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) is offering live video-conferencing through its Customer Support Services and Knowledge-Based Services(TM) departments. Videoconferencing enables Jones personnel to identify and confirm parts, troubleshoot machine operation, and demonstrate packaging solutions by engaging in real-time communications via personal computers using collaboration software.
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Sachet form/fill/seal

R.A. Jones (Covington, KY) has completed the first of a new series of form/fill/seal machines designed to meet full ISO metric standards. Developed from the company's Pouch King model, the PK4000 has linear web speeds of 100 m (328')/min, and can run at speeds to 1곚 sachets/min, using 80 mm (3.2") wide sachets.
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Transfer system and magazine loader

R.A. Jones (Cincinnati, OH) has introduced two robotic systems for food, beverage and pharmaceutical packagers. The Flexible Transfer System allows transfer of solid products from a conveyor into cartons erected on a Jones CMV cartoner.
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Vertical cartoner

Legend(TM), a new servo-driven, semi-automatic vertical cartoner from R.A. Jones (Booth #1206), operates at speeds up to two-thirds faster than current models.
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Computer-assisted training

R.A. Jones (Covington, KY) has introduced the Jones CAT(TM) (computer assisted training) system, which uses an interactive computer program to guide and test the user on information regarding a particular machine.