“No matter what the product is or the material, we hove a solution to closing the bag by either heat sealing, gluing or stitching,” soys Anthony Mason of Buckle Packaging. The company represents Fischbein Company from the USA, with a product choice ranging from hand-held, entry-level bag closing machines to continuous in-line automatic bog closing systems.
The Model MFS l 00 Fischbein heavy-duty bog stitcher boosts an auto power-driven in-feed prior to the stitcher. “This allows the operator to guide the filled bag into the in-feed device. The bag is gripped by the driven in-feed belts, automatically folded over and sewn closed, and the thread cut off giving a secure neat closure”.
The Model SH l 000 Saxon continuous hot air heat sealer seals bags at high speeds. The stainless steel unit hos variable speed allowing for simple and easy synchronization of existing equipment. Temperature is set by means of an Omron PIO controller.
“Other machinery such as the Honato continuous band sealer allows a l O mm wide secure and neat seal. It is available with or without conveyors as well as with or without hot foil printers far identification and traceability,” odds Mason.
Buckle Packaging offers a full range of backup spares and a service facility. Premium bag closing thread is available in a range of colours.
FarmTech, June 2015 Vol. 11 Number 3