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Sigpack Systems Div., a Bosch Packaging Technology Co.: Sigpack Systems Div., a Bosch Packaging Technology Co.: Vf/f/s machine

The improved Eagle Phaser vf/f/s machine from SIG Pack Eagle (Oakland, CA) now features a Koyo PLC that allows for the inclusion of features such as memory for 20 different set-ups and a single point of control for auger and bagger.
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Zero - Max: Zero - Max: Linear actuator

Roh'lix® linear actuators from Zero-Max (Minneapolis, MN) convert rotary motion into linear travel at speeds to 70"/sec, depending on lead size and shaft speed.
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Smurfit-Stone: Smurfit-Stone: Smurfit-Stone: Bag packager

Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. (Chicago, IL) has entered into an agreement with Fanuc Robotics (Rochester Hills, MI) to offer a machine to pick, place, pack and palletize bags.
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Nolu Plastics Inc: Conveyor sprocket

A 2-part conveyor sprocket and pillow block bearing assembly from Nolu Plastics (Aston, PA) creates a sanitary, sealed bearing housing that reduces lubrication and maintenance requirements.
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Plast-O-Matic Valves: Metering pump

Plast-O-Matic Valves' (Cedar Grove, NJ) VPA air-operated metering pumps are designed to deliver exact quantities of liquids in automated or manual processes and filling systems.
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Exair Corporation: Cabinet cooler

Exair's (Cincinnati, OH) new micro NEMA 4/4X Cabinet Cooler purges and cools overheated electrical control panels. Its 5" height allows it to be mounted in small enclosures and confined areas.
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PIAB USA Inc: Suction cups

PIAB Vacuum Products (Rockland, MA) is offering 4 new suction cups made of thermoplastic PU. The cups are designed to handle smooth objects requiring a clean surface and can withstand oils, alcohol, gasoline and dilute acids.
Machine Product Brief
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Enercon Industries Corp.: Induction cap sealer

Enercon Industries (Menomonee Falls, WI) has introduced its new stainless-steel-enclosed, air-cooled, induction cap sealer. The Super Seal(TM) models 75 and 100 are designed to operate without water cooling on filling/packaging lines in the pharmaceutical, nutrition supplement, and health and beauty aids industries.
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Cadillac Products Packaging Co.: Nylon gears

Nylatron® material from Cadillac Plastic (Troy, MI) is an alternative to metal gears. The nylon material works better than metal in some applications because of the reduced friction and inertia linked with the bending of thermoplastic gear teeth.
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Baldor Electric Company: Baldor Electric Company: Servo and positioning drives

Baldor (Fort Smith, AR) has released a new family of servo and positioning drives: FlexDrive, Flex+Drive and MINTDrive. When matched with Baldor's BSM servo motors, these drives can deliver torques to 366in.-lb and speeds to 7ꯠ rpm.
Machine Product Brief
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Progressive Plastics Inc: Cylinder bottles

Progressive Plastics (Cleveland, OH) has introduced a family of clear or frosted PVC bottles. The injection blow-molded or extrusion blow-molded bottles come in 1-, 2-, and 4-oz sizes as well as a 2-oz tapered cylinder.
Machine Product Brief
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A-B-C Packaging Machine Corp.: Bag palletizer

A-B-C's (Tarpon Springs, FL) 4-color brochure features the 72B bag palletizer and describes the advantages of this model, which allows packagers to eliminate manual palletizing at an economical price, says the company.
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Associated Bag Co.: Product catalog

Thousands of popular and hard-to-find packaging products and shipping supplies can be found in the new 150-page catalog from Associated Bag (Milwaukee, WI).
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Capmatic Ltd.: Monoblocs brochure

The Alpha series of crimping and capping monoblocs is featured in a new color brochure from Capmatic (Montreal, Quebec, Canada). The 8-page brochure lists specifications for each model and features numerous large photos.
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Loveshaw, An ITW Company: Label applicator

Loveshaw's (South Canaan, PA) Little David VersaLabel(TM) Apply Only System automatically or semi-automatically applies pre-printed labels to pallets, cases, cartons or products.

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