Signode, a global manufacturer of a broad spectrum of end-of-line packaging equipment, tools, and consumables, announces its BXT3 high-performance battery-powered hand strapping tools are now available as a free 30-day trial. For a limited time, users can harness the power of the BXT3 and experience the accuracy, speed, and consistency in the palm of their hands.
The BXT3 accommodates 9mm to 32mm plastic strapping. Specifically designed for strapping applications using Signode Tenax® polyester and Signode Dylastic® polypropylene strapping, the BXT3 strapping tool is capable of variable tensioning speeds of up to 290mm/s. With a lightweight, ergonomic design, intuitive user interface, and up to 800 cycles per charge, this tool has already been proven to increase production uptime.
Signode has been the leader in strapping innovation for over 100 years. Its line of BXT battery-powered hand tools offers a modern alternative to pneumatic and manual equipment by showcasing reliability, ease of use, and speed.
“The latest generation of BXT tools have been designed in collaboration with some of the most demanding manufacturing plants across the world,” Mike Stein, Vice President of Marketing and Product Management, said. “This provides consistent, industry-leading performance for our customers’ high-priority manufacturing and shipping operations. The tool is intuitive and easy to learn, so new employees can quickly become proficient.”
The ergonomic design of the BXT3 tool facilitates ease of use and fewer wear parts make it economical to maintain. The innovative integrated touch screen allows users to easily change tool settings to suit their specific requirements while displaying application tension force and strap cycle completion. Combined with the e-controlled strapping process, the strap alignment indicator helps deliver ultimate stability of the load, essentially giving any user handheld strapping superpowers and highly consistent results not possible with manual tools.
From palletized goods in the food, beverage, and pharma industry to bricks, blocks, and bagged commodities in the building and construction industry, the BXT3 strapping tool accommodates variable load sizes and types. While manual and pneumatic strapping tools still have their place across a diverse range of industries, this innovative line of battery-powered hand strapping tools creates flexibility, speed, and opportunity for increased reliability and improved throughput.