Pressure-sensitive labels are applied in-line using the reliable wipe-on method, where a label automatically is peeled from its liner, and then gently but firmly is affixed to the carton or product.
The system applies labels up to 5.9' wide and 39' long at speeds up to 80 or 200 feet per minute, with -.03' placement accuracy.
The higher-speed version is also offered in a model that accommodates labels up to 5.9' wide, with special configurations available for even wider labels.
The Alpha 86 can be oriented to apply labels on the tops, sides or bottoms of products.
To add to the systems versatility, it is available in either a left-hand or right-hand version.
The units cast aluminum construction provides the durability needed to withstand harsh industrial environments.
Plus, the stepper motor allows for labelling accuracy that eliminates common errors such as skipping a product or double labelling.
Versatile options for the Alpha 86 include various sensors, power unwind-rewind, and an adjustable mounting stand.
In addition, the system can be customized and configured to address a broad range of labeling applications.