Maximum Reliability and Efficiency Regardless of Environment
Your beverage packing operations require durable, high-speed machinery. Douglas Spectrum Multipackers are built tough for less downtime, high efficiencies, and low operating costs in the most demanding environments. The Spectrum uses electronic motion control to multipack soft drink, brewery, dairy, or nutraceutical products.
- 4-8, 4-12, 8-24, 12-24 single tier and various two-tier packs
- Speeds to 2,400 cans or 1,400 bottles per minute
- Open frame design -Designed for efficient sanitation
- Simple and repeatable changeovers
- Flood style infeed keeps your line running
- Air-assisted carton setup system accommodating various carton styles
- Cycle stop flap closing prevents unsealed cartons from exiting
- Tuck cartons use orbital motion closers for preparation of tuck, insertion and locking function
Fast, repeatable changeover feature offers multiple enhancements.
Repeatability – rail positions are recipe-driven and locked in place to within +/- 1/32″
Flexibility – ability to place lanes where desired as opposed to centerline or fixed side adjustments and more customer options for generating product-specific recipes
Durability – infeed rail’s holding force can withstand high product pressure
Ergonomics – minimizing manual adjustments maximizes efficiency and promotes safety in the work environment
|Flight Chains:||Application dependent|
|Speed:||Up to 2,400 cans or 1,400 bottles per minute
(product and pack pattern dependent).
|Product Size Range:||Per project specification|
|Package Size Range:||Per project specification|
|Magazine Capacity:||6 ft. (1.8 m.) Shorter or longer capacities (optional).|
|Frame:||Bar stock carbon steel or stainless steel.|
|Adjustments:||Threaded screws, handwheels, and handknobs with
position pointers and scales. Digital scales, phase
adjustments, and tool-free packages (application
|Carton Setup/Feeder:||Rotary placer with vacuum or air-assisted carton setup|
|Carton Positioning:||Traveling flights.|
|Glue System:||NORDSON ProBlue® or per project specification|
|Carton Closing:||Plow type with dynamic flap folding and controlled stop.|
|Compression:||Timing belt drive.|
|Guarding:||Polycarbonate guarding. Other guard packages per project specification (optional).|
|Electrical:||Allen Bradley programmable logic controller or per
Touch screen operator interface panel.
NEMA 12 wiring and enclosures.
NEMA 4 or 4X wiring and enclosures (optional).
Stackable warning lights (optional).
|Finish:||Steel-it epoxy painted surfaces. All parts in contact with product are stainless steel, anodized aluminum, or food grade plastic. OEM parts are manufacturers’ standard finish.|
|Installation Requirements:||Power: One drop 230/480 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 3 PH.
Other power sources available.
Air: One drop 80-100 PSI (5.5-6.9 bar).
The Spectrum Multipacker easily accommodate large size ranges and pack-patterns for the food and beverage industries.
All new packaging equipment manufactured and supplied by Douglas Machine Inc. is warranted to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for the time period specified below. The warranty period commences from the date the equipment is shipped from our facility.
- Base Frame: Lifetime
- Douglas Standard Components: 3 years
- Buyer Specified Components: 1 year
Some limitations and restrictions apply.
For complete information, contact Douglas Machine Inc.
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