Wrapping & Contamination Problems With Bottle Overwrapper Wrap Machine

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Problem

There are 3 areas of concern with this type of packaging machine:

  • Dust Attraction during unwinding web
  • Electrostatic attraction of web to cutting knife and vacuum transfer belt
  • Electrostatic attraction of sheet to itself during overwrapping 

Solution

  • A Meech 935 ionising blower is used to control charges on both unwinding rolls
  • A Meech 915 bar neautralises the charges on the web prior to entry to the sheeting knife area
  • A Meech 971 bar is used to prevent electrostatic charges from causing sheets to be pulled out from under the containers being wrapped

Application Sheet

3342: Drawing of Wrapping & Contamination Problems With Bottle Overwrapper Wrap Machine