It handles layflats from 30 mm to 200 mm (0.047" x 0.31"). No-tool changeover is possible by using knobs. The bottle infeed section can be designed in either in-line (at speeds to 80 bottles/min) or starwheel (at speeds to 120 bottles/min) style. Bottle height, band length and fault diagnostics can be preprogrammed in a 16-program memory.
TE neck/body bander
The Kalish Bandstar from DT Kalish (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a versatile TE neck/body bander. It uses a positive band feed and placement system that feeds an uncut band directly on to each container, then cuts the band to its precise length in a single, continuous motion.