Arpac MBE-1200 Box Erector

Arpac MBE-1200 Box Erector

At a Glance

  • Versatile five-panel box erector
  • Runs swing-lock style boxes and Higgens fold-over style boxes
  • Quick changeovers with handwheels, digital readout, and calibrated scales
  • Up to 12 cycles per minute
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Five Panel Box Former for Swing Lock and Higgins Style Boxes

The Arpac MBE box erector is a versatile 5 panel box former for a wide range of boxes and trays. This system erects Higgens fold-over style boxes at a rate of 10-15 boxes per minute. Side flaps can be friction tucked to provide a clean look.

The Arpac MBE will efficiently save space in almost any production or distribution environment.

The MBE is manufactured in the USA in accordance with Arpac's Lean Manufacturing Process (AM2) to ensure quality, performance and value.

Features of the MBE-1200

Heavy-duty rugged construction designed for high durability and around-the-clock operation
Laser cut and CNC machined components for maximum precision
Powder coat finish that provides a durable scratch resistant surface and prevents corrosion
150 capacity blank feed hopper – easy to load and adjust
Positive blank control with Venturi vacuum pull-down system
Tool-less changeovers with scales for setup repeatability
Allen-Bradley PanelView 600Plus operator interface with color touchscreen, message display and self-diagnostics
Emergency stop on the control panel
On-demand product release photo sensor


Machines can be customized to handle box sizes outside standard specifications
Extended outfeed
Additional e-stops can be added upon request
Stack light provides visual indication of machine operating status
Casters for machine portability
Spare parts kit
Preventive maintenance contracts

Machine Specifications

Speed: Up to 15 boxes per minute
Electrical: 115VAC, 1Ph, 5A, 60Hz, 0.575kW
Air: 80 psi, 15 CFM (25 cycles per minute)

Box Sizes

Width (across machine): 5" to 11"
Length (flow direction): 5" to 7"
Height: 2.5" to 4"
F Max: 3.75"
Max Blank Size: 27"W x 22"L

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