The WP series includes automatic machines for the packaging of plastic, metal, cardboard and glass containers in corrugated cardboard cases and/or trays without film. The octagonal or rectangular trays can have walls of either the same height or different heights.
The WP series casepackers can achieve an output up to 80 packs per minute, according to the machine model and to the product. The pack collations can vary according to the containers shape and dimensions; in general, the most requested collations are: 2×3, 3×4 and 4×6. In addition to the standard machines, the WP series includes the XL model, suitable to produce packages whose size is greater than the average. The blanks magazine capacity of all WP models can be increased through modular units of expansion.
Moreover, all WP casepackers are equipped with an electronic grouping system and can be supplied with in-line or 90° infeed conveyour, according to the customer’s exigencies. The change-over is automatic.
Machine bearing frame made of sand-blasted and powder-painted steel
Safety sliding doors made of aluminium and trasparent guards of shock-resistant polycarbonate, which let an easy access to every section of the machine and a large visibility on the entire process of packaging.
Absence of gearboxes and prevailing employment of ICOS brushless motors equipped with digital servo-driver integrated into the motor
Continuous motion product grouping device, with electronically synchronized fingers made of plastic material
For life lubricated pads
Infeed conveyor with chains made of thermoplastic material featuring low friction coefficient and a motorized system of oscillanting laning guides
Cardboard magazine situated beneath the infeed conveyour, adjustable according to the blank size
Cardboard blank picker with rubberized chains
Machine electrical cabinet with air conditioner
POSYC® control panel mounted man-high and running the whole length of the machine (fixed on LSK ERGON models)
Power supply: from 380 to 480V (±5% max.) 50/60 Hz 3PH + PE
Power supply equal to 230 or 575V: with autotransformer
Motors directly connected to the drive shafts
Continuous motion pack formation
Thermoplastic material dividing pins
Easy and low-cost maintenance
User-friendly man-machine interface
* The stated values are not binding, as they have to be confirmed by SMI according to the user’s production conditions.
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