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February 1, 2016

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Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

January 18, 2016

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Part Nesting and Strapping Line

Almac developed this nester/strapper system to help meet the growing need for continuous production without human interventions.

The automated Almac system receives two halves of a track with many variations, manipulates them to allow for accurate nesting of the parts prior to strapping the "kit" together. This provides a space saving material handling solution for lean production areas. Whatever the product to be nested, transferred Almac can handle it with the appropriate care!

Our range of transfer systems extends from basic transferring models through to units with automatic jaw clamps and rotating grips, which offer control over the handling and care of products.

Modular assemblies ensure easy installation and systems are fully tested in our plant prior to shipping.

Features at a glance:

  • Accurate, continuous and automatic load handling.
  • Completely automated operation.
  • Operational length of up to 271 inches.
  • Rugged heavy-duty construction.
  • Ambient, cooling or high temperature applications.
  • Easy to install and maintain.
  • Quiet operation.

Specifications as shown:
Speed - 120 ft/min.
Load Length – 271 inches.
Load Width – 12 inches.
Lift Capacity - 150 Lbs.

Automatic transfer and nesting of irregular shapes. They are also ideal for those situations when nested parts are required to make packaging easier.

Almac Industrial Systems 
(A Division of Almac Conveyor Co. Ltd.), 420 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, Ontario L4G 3V7, 
Tel: 905/713-1377, Fax: 905/713-0676,

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