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Pack Expo Video: Air cushion inflating system

NEWS FROM PACK EXPO: FP International's (Redwood City, CA) Novus C air cushion packaging system inflates preconfigured, low-density polyethylene film in four different air cushion shapes at speeds to 70 fpm. See video clip of this machine
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The four different cushion configurations can be used for void fill blocking and bracing corner cushioning or as a replacement for traditional bubble material.

The preconfigured film is stored deflated on a roll saving space compared to premade air cushions and bubble packaging. The Novus C machine can be placed on a pack table with its optional stand on a conveyor packaging line. It can also be used with an optional winder to produce bundled material for use at multiple pack stations.


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