PAC Machinery to Demonstrate the Clamco Model 6800CSSide Seal Shrink Wrapper at PACK EXPO 2014

The Clamco 6800CS is an economical, intermittent motion, automatic side seal shrink wrapper. Compared to conventional automatic L-bar sealers, the 6800CS enables the user to package products of virtually any length at a rapid pace. The 6800CS wraps up to 4200 packs per hour and works well with polyolefin orpolyethylene center folded shrink film.

San Rafael, CA (Sep. 19, 2014) – PAC Machinery, a leader in the heat sealing and flexible packaging industry , announced today that they will demonstrate the Clamco Model 6800CS Side Seal Shrink Wrapper at PACK EXPO 2014 – November 2-5, in Chicago, IL USA. The 6800CS wraps up to 4200 packs per hour and works with polyolefin or polyethylene center folded shrink film.

Clamco Model 6800CS Side Seal Shrink Wrapper

The Clamco Model 6800CS Side Seal Shrink Wrapper features a closing conveyor for smooth and dependable product transfer. The design enables continual monitoring of product length to detect packing errors and the rounded cross seal bar is designed to decrease film breakage. The shrink wrapper utilizes an easy-to-navigate user interface that makes opperation easy for users at practically any skill level. Automatic adjustment of the seal bar opening accomodates product height to improve wrapping speed. The PTFE-coated side seal blade works with most shrink films (up to 120 gauge polyolefin). The film-economizer wheel both reduces scrap and improves the appearance of the final package.

The Clamco Model 6800CS Side Seal Shrink Wrapper features a closing conveyor for smooth and dependable product transfer.

The Clamco Model 6800CS Side Seal Shrink Wrapper features a closing conveyor for smooth and dependable product transfer.

Set-up has been streamlined in a number of areas. The sealer features automatic seal centering on both the side seal and the cross seal for a super clean result. Automatic product length detection facilitates individual of multiple products to be wrapped. The Model 6800CS has a low film cradle with inverted head for ea sier film loading and threading, plus a 20-program memory for faster changeover and set-up (less than five minutes). The sealer is designed with a number of safety features to protect the operator. The most apparent is the fully-enclosed guard, plus the Model 6800CS is CE Compliant in regard to safety design. Smooth and quiet in use the machine can be operated for hours without annoying the user with loud operating noise.

The Clamco 6800CS has been designed for maximum versatility”, says Mr. Gregory Berguig, V.P. Marketing at San Rafael, CA-based PAC Machinery. The many options include: Polyethylene cross seal bar to use 0.6-3 mil. polyethylene film, stainless steel frame for applications in the food industry, print registration for pre-printed film, and a safety photocell to ensure cross seal bar does not make contact with product”, continued Berguig.

About PAC Machinery

PAC Machinery is a privately held company headquartered in San Rafael, California. The company manufactures equipment and materials that are used in the flexible packaging industry. Products include heat sealing equipment, vacuum sealers, automatic baggers, pre-opened bags on a roll, and shrink packaging systems. The company has had its roots in the packaging industry since the early 1950’s, and now designs, manufactures and markets products through its family of companies: Packaging Aids, Vertrod, Clamco, AirPillow Products and Converting Technology. PAC Machinery is the exclusive, North American distributor for Audion bag sealers. Manufacturing facilities are located in San Rafael, CA; Berea, OH; Menomonee Falls, WI and Carrollton, TX. Contact PAC Machinery at 25 Tiburon Street, San Rafael, CA 94901. Telephone (415) 454-4868. Email bobg@pacmachinery.com – www.pacmachinery.com

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