FC8 PORTABLE 8 SPINDLE CAP TIGHTENER
Model FC8 Portable 8 Spindle Cap Tightener & Retourquer
Speeds Up To 400+ BPM*
Fully automatic Cap Tightening / Retorqueing Machine requires only 44" of line space. Ideal for Pump & Trigger Cap Tightening and Retourquing after heat induction sealing. Portability allows versatility for automatic capping; easily moved from one production line to another. Handles metal, glass, or plastic containers from low jars and vials up to 2-1/2 gallons.
THE MODEL “FC-8” SEMI-AUTOMATIC CAPPER COMES EQUIPPED WITH THE FOLLOWING STANDARD FEATURES AT NO CHARGE:
- Two full-year guarantee on all parts.
- Stainless steel 7’6” conveyor frame DC variable speed drive with a 4 1/2” wide Delrin chain with stainless steel pins, stainless steel drive and idler shafts with patented reinforced nylon and stainless steel conveyor rail posts, stainless steel conveyor end guards and non-corrosive drive and idler conveyor top chain sprockets (left to right travel standard). Note: (Machine also can be purchased without conveyor).
- Stainless steel enclosure with Lexan doors on front and back enclosing spindle and gripper section down to conveyor.
- Patented design eliminates need for need for changeover parts for a wide range of standard caps, container shapes and sizes.
- Calibrated settings allow for ease and repeatability of changeovers.
- Stainless steel guarding of upper drive section.
- One pair of stainless steel bottle gripper belt housings complete with belts and drives.
- All stainless steel bottle gripper belt and spindle shafting.
- Heavy duty patented multiple disc adjustable torque clutches which will give a consistent torque and minimize wear on cap tightening discs (four pairs).
- All electronically controlled variable speed drives for ease of adjustments.
- All Nema 12 electrical components.
- Portable on four swivel wheels for easy maneuvering.
- Mounting facilities provided for using a second set of bottle gripper belts.
- One piece solid welded construction cabinet epoxy painted for both cleanliness and easy maintenance.
- Stainless steel machine leveling screws with floor pads.
- All parts modularized for quick replacement. Little to no tools required.
- All stainless steel bolts and fasteners throughout.
- Interlocking safety switches on Lexan guarding enclosure so machine will not run unless doors are closed
- Ideal for Pump & Trigger Cap Tightening and
- Retourqing after heat induction sealing.
- Vials up to 2-1/2 gallon containers
- Speeds up to 400 bottles/minute
-110V 1Ph 50/60Hz (NEMA 12)
- Minimal Air required for pneumatic clutch option.
- Base Machine Dimension: 32”
- Crated Dimension: 8' L x 4' W x 6' 8" H
- Crated Weight: 950lbs.