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Programmable printing

$vF$?LMarking Systems’ (Downers Grove, IL) thermal-transfer printers are suitable for printing variable information on demand. The J27i2’s compact print unit and separate controller allow mounting on labeling and packaging machinery where space is limited.
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Econocorp Inc: Cartoner

The ECM Series cartoner, developed by Econocorp (Randolph, MA), is a horizontal continuous-motion machine capable of handling glue- or tuck-style cartons from 2”x¾”x5” to 8”x3”x12”.
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Cap unscrambler

Operating at speeds to 1ꯠ caps/min, Eckel & Sohn’s (Gau-Oderheim, Germany) Model C-2000 cap unscrambler is suitable for both regular 28-mm beverage caps and sports caps.
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Mateer Burt (Pneumatic Scale): Mateer Burt (Pneumatic Scale): Label applicator

Flexline 60, from Mateer Burt (Exton, PA), is said to provide accurate label placement using a blow-on, tamp-on or wipe-on application mode.
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Ashworth Bros., Inc: Conveyor for food contact

Conveyor for food contactThe EZ Clean 2000 plastic conveyor belt from Ashworth (Winchester, VA) meets HACCP standards and is strong enough to withstand the impact of direct meat chopping and operations.
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Columbia Machine: Palletizer

Columbia’s (Vancouver, WA) 610 palletizer runs 98% of the time during 3-shift, 365-day use, according to company. The machine palletizes 60 cases/min and lifts layers weighing as much as 1ꯠ lb.
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Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Random checkweigher

Operating at speeds to 700 packages/min, the D900 checkweigher from Goring Kerr (Westmont, IL) can run random products on the same line using automatic product changeover.
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Omega Design Corp.: Wraparound case packer

Omega Design (Exton, PA) introduces the Novopac VF 200 ALV wraparound case packer, which automatically places square, cylindrical and rectangular products into trays or cases at speeds to 25 cases/min.
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Vision Packaging Systems: Vf/f/s machine

Vision Packaging Systems’ (Green Bay, WI) Eclipse vf/f/s machine features a continuous-motion design with 2 sets of sealing jaws working independently from each other.
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M&H Plastics: M&H Plastics: Sculpted bottle

The new Adelphi bottle from England’s M&H Plastics is available from the Lerman Container Div. of Custom Bottle (Naugatuck, CT). Extrusion blow-molded HDPE bottle offers a generous decorating area and solid surface grip.
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Bell-Mark Corp.: Bell-Mark Corp.: Bell-Mark Corp.: Traversing thermal printer

Bell-Mark’s (Pine Brook, NJ) EasyPrint direct thermal traversing printer produces variable text, bar codes and graphics on film, foil, Tyvek and paper used in hf/f/s equipment.
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Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Product brochure

Goring Kerr (Westmont, IL) offers a color, fold-out brochure describing its complete line of inspection, detection, monitoring and weighing products for a range of applications.
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Imtec, Inc: Label applicator

Labels as small as ¾”x¾” or as large as 4”x10” are applied to tops, bottoms or sides of cartons, cases and products by the LabelPro™ Series 2 from Imtec (Bellows Falls, VT).
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ITI Worldwide: High-res ink-jet system

ITI Worldwide’s (Cookeville, TN) Marksman 6000 SK/A series ink-jet system controls as many as 6 printheads on 1 or 2 production lines in nonwashdown settings.
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Ramsey: Feeding systems

Ideal for low-speed filling, Ramsey’s (Minneapolis, MN) Loss-in-Weight continuous or batch feeding systems are accurate to ±0.25% to 1.0%. Measuring the mass flow rate and total mass of materials—including those that are hot, floodable or dusty—the systems allow operators to check accuracies while the machine is operating, without sampling.

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