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Arpac 55GI Shrink Bundler for Printing & Publishing

Arpac 55GI Shrink Bundler for Printing and Publishing

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Arpac 55GI Shrink Bundler for Printing and Publishing

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At a Glance

  • Designed for the printing industry
  • Built for short stacks, random sized and light-weight bundles
  • Up to 55 bundles per minute

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Shrink Bundling for Book Binding and Postal Sequencing

Arpac's industry-leading 55GI shrink bundler meets the needs of low to medium volume printers and interacts with today's 18,000 to 20,000 books-per-hour binding lines, presorted postal route sequencing applications and the printing industry's fastest counter-stackers.

The 55GI shrink wrapping system is capable of shrink wrapping extremely short stacks, lightweight products and random sized bundles, and unitized product for e-commerce applications.

Shrink wrapped bundles reduce movement and product damage during shipment, and provide protection against harmful environmental conditions. The 55GI wraps random sized stacks on demand, without interrupting production of the wrapper itself. The zero tension film feed ensures that this compact and economical shrink bundler wraps up to 55 bundles per minute.

Features of the 55GI

Speeds up to 55 bundles per minute
Wraps random-sized stacks on demand
Quick change plasma-coated seal bars for long life and easy maintenance
Continuous motion seal head provides smooth and quick transitions of product through the wrapper at high speeds
Independent variable speed drives on the wrapper and tunnel
Side mounted film cradles for easy film loading
Integrated shrink tunnel quickly shrinks the film
Product cooling feature at the tunnel exit cools to stabilize stacks
Intralox conveyor belts throughout provide long life and eliminate tracking problems
Film type: single-wound polyethylene
Low film alert to warn of a film changeover
Allen-Bradley programmable logic controller with Arpac standard operator interface
Digital controls for conveyor speeds, timing, and temperature settings for fast accurate setup when changing product size and film
NEMA 12 electrical cabinet and controls
Heavy-duty rugged construction designed for durability and around-the-clock operations
Laser cut components for maximum precision
Powered film assist for light products
Central point lubrication allows for routine maintenance without stopping production
Zero tension film feed for light products prevents paper sheets from shingling

Options

Split belt conveyor allows wrapping of thin and lightweight products
Typically used for e-commerce applications where product is placed on chip boards prior to wrapping
Collating systems groups stacks of products together before they proceed through the seal frame and into the shrink tunnel
Short stroke cylinder kit for increased speed up to 65 per minute
On certain high-gloss or stitched products, static charging may be necessary to hold the bundle together while shrink wrapping
Casters for easy machine portability

Example Products

Magazines
Catalogs
Directories
Newspapers
Books
Paper products