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Shanklin F-3 and F-4 Form-Fill Seal Shrink Wrappers

Shanklin F-3 and F-4 Form-Fill Seal Shrink Wrap Equipment

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Shanklin F-3 and F-4 Form-Fill Seal Shrink Wrap Equipment Shanklin FloWrap F-3 Form-Fill Shrink Wrap Plan View Shanklin FloWrap F-4 Form-Fill Shrink Wrap Plan View

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At a Glance

  • Up to 50 or 75 packages per minute
  • Overlay sealing
  • Durable, versatile, fully automatic product handling

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High Speed Overlay Seal Shrink System

Fully automatic Shanklin form-fill seal machines are continuous motion horizontal sealers designed to wrap packages effortlessly and efficiently. Built for peak performance, durability, and versatility, each model includes numerous standard features and options that allow customization to application.

Models F-3 and F-4

These ruggedly built wrappers produce packages with trim seals on the leading and trailing ends of the package and a transparent overlay seam on the bottom. Their compact design allows them to integrate seamlessly into most product lines.

Features of the Shanklin F-3 and F-4 Models

Model F-3 - Features a belt infeed that accepts intermittently delivered and randomly spaced product, setting the correct spacing by controlling the infeed belt speeds. Capable of wrapping up to 50 packages per minute.
Model F-4 - Similar to the F-3, but features a flighted lug infeed conveyor that facilitates higher operating speeds. Can wrap up to 75 packages per minute.

Features of the Shanklin F Series

Versatile - Handles irregular shapes. Product registration mode facilitates running of opaque films.
Solid Performance - Produces 50-75 packages per minute. (depending on application)
Easy to Use - Programmable controller with user-friendly touch-screen control panel for ease of set-up, operation and maintenance. Includes help diagnostics tool that automatically displays machine faults and corrective actions at the push of a button.
Easy Changeover - Adjustable product spacing and end seal placement accommodate product length and spacing changes for fast and simple product size changeover.
Safe - Electrical controls are UL-listed for meeting the highest safety standards.

Specifications of the Shanklin F-3 and F-4 Models

Specification Model F-3 Model F-4
Package Size Min: 1.5"W x .125"H x 4"L
Max 16" W x 6" H x infinite length
Width + height combination cannot exceed maximum film width
Optional 10" jaw opening
Min: 1.5"W x .125"H x 3"L
Max: 16"W x 6"H x 48"L
Width + height combination cannot exceed maximum film width
Optional 10" jaw opening
Maximum Film Width 44" flat 44" flat
Conveyor Height 35.5" - 41.5" w/o casters
41.5" - 47.5" with casters
35.5" - 41.5" w/o casters
41.5" - 47.5" with casters
Package Speeds Up to 50 packages/minute Up to 75 packages/minute
Film Speeds up to 60 linear feet/minute Up to 90 linear feet/minute
Longitudinal Seal Static lap seal on underside of package Static lap seal on underside of package
Transverse Seal SmartWire or hot knife jaws
Polyethylene jaws available
SmartWire or hot knife jaws
Polyethylene jaws available
Main Drive 0.5 HP DC motor
with variable speed control
0.75 HP DC motor
with variable speed control
Power 230 Volts, 20 Amps, 60 Hz, 1 phase 230 Volts, 20 Amps, 60 Hz, 1 phase
Compressed Air 0.5 CFM free air at 60 psi 0.5 CFM free air at 60 psi
Safety Devices
Emergency stop button instantly stops all machine functions until manually reset
Multiple safety interlocks
Air cylinder safety opens end seal jaws.
Torque limiters on main drive and infeed conveyor
Low voltage sensors and actuators
Tamper-resistant controls

Options of the F-1, F-3, F-4, F-5, and F-7 Models

By selecting just the right combination of options, you can customize your Shanklin form-fill seal machine for the ultimate performance, efficiency and value!

Options F-1 F-3 F-4 F-5 F-7
Adjustable Inverting Head X X X
Additional Film Forming Heads X X
Light Stack Status Indicator X X X X X
Harmonic Overhead Infeed X X
Harmonic Side Belt Infeed X X
Multi-Packing Infeed X X
Right Angle Infeed (L or R) X X
Extended Infeed X X
Automatic Product Placement Infeed Conveyor X X
Flight Bar Infeed X X
Cluster Lubrication X X X X X
Centerfolder X X
Centerfolder - Dual Roll X X X
Options F-1 F-3 F-4 F-5 F-7
Remote Start/Stop Station X X X X X
Hot Air Side Seal X X X
Band Side Sealer X X X
Thermal Lap Seal X X
Hopper Feed Multi-Adjustable X X
Film Run Out Detector X X X X X
No Product Detector X X
Special Product Guides X X X X X
Large Capacity Selvage Scrap Systems X X X
Unwind - Dual Film Roll X X
Quick Change Flight Lugs X X
Print Registration X X X X X
High Package Modification - Up to 10" X X X X
High Package Modification - Up to 12" X
Short Package Transfer X X X X