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The U16 offers maximum flexibility. It’s unique modular design allows for multiple machine configurations, alterations and expansions based upon your unique needs and growth.

With it’s quick set-up which maximizes production time, the U16 is the machine to take your company’s production to the next level:

 -       Blisters and cards feed automatically into nesting trays. Feed stations are reloadable
         during machine operation
-       Modular “plug and run” feeders
-       Servo controlled drive
-       Safety interlocked guards
-       Quick accurate change-over
-       Casters for portability
-       36” wide product load stations
-       Full PLC control with 8” touch panel
-       Digital temperature control
-       Digital seal contact timer
-       Adjustable sealing pressure
-       Emergency stop switches
-       5 – 20 cycles per minute
-       Operator loads product into blister
-       Suction cups lift the packages from the nesting trays and place them face up on the
        eject slide for movement to take-off conveyor or table
-       Card is automatically heat sealed to blister on flange only
-       Use for face seal blister packs, trapped blister (double card)
-       Large seal area ideal for club pack

Accessories/Optional Features

• Lower seal press anvil
• Teflon® coating for seal die
• Anodized tooling components
• Machine status light tower
– Time, Temperature and Pressure monitor
– Alarm systems
 PLC control with data acquisition
 Heat seal tooling
– 16 product nesting trays
– Blister and card magazine
– One blister plug rack
– One heater plate (Seal Die)
 Heat plate change-over assist
 Eject Systems
– Transfer eject
– Hand-off eject
– Pick and place
Plastic welding systems
– Radio-Frequency sealing (RF)
– Ultrasonic sealing
– Hot-Cold sealing
Modular Satellite Systems
– Inserts or double cards
– Foldover card
– Clamshell closing
– Product loading
Barcode verification system with optional reject system
– Card, eject suction rack
Lot code printing
– Laser System
– Inkjet System