PMI Cartoning: All-servo washdown horizontal cartoner

PMI Cartoning announces a new washdown horizontal cartoner for frozen food products, designed and built to FDA sanitary requirements and featuring IP67-compliant construction and heavy-duty stainless steel solid bar construction.

All-servo washdown horizontal cartoner
All-servo washdown horizontal cartoner

Applications for this washdown horizontal cartoner include dairy products (ice cream and frozen novelties) and other frozen foods such as pizzas and finger foods.

The all-servo design features Allen-Bradley multi-axis Kinetix servos, allowing for maximum uptime, quick changeovers and simple operation. Operator-friendly controls from Rockwell Automation include ControlLogix and AB PanelView Plus HMI.

With the ability to run multiple carton sizes (ranging from 5 in. x 3 in. x 1 in. up to 12 in. x 9 in. x 6 in.) and various speeds from hand-load up to 160 cartons/min., system is ideal for contract packagers up to large food producers. Easy operation and quick changeover add to this system’s versatility. Quick-change features include all-servo driven electric changes done via HMI, digital position indicators from Siko and tool-less snap-in/snap-out change parts.

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