Kombucha Bottle Compact Piston Filler - Custom Machinery, D&R Packaging

Kombucha Bottle Compact Piston Filler – Custom Machinery

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D&R Packaging designed this piston filler for a Kombucha company. It is an integrated product conveyor for automatic filling with PLC controlled product gating system- including bottle neck locators, no bottle no-fill detection, and downstream backup interlocking.  This type of project can be customized with various additions or modifications based on your company’s and/or product’s needs. For instance; this system …

High Speed Check Weigher -Custom Machinery, D&R packaging

High Speed Check Weigher

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This is our high speed check weigher for aerosol cans and various products. Our high speed check weigher can go through over 100 parts per minute. Talk about fast- checking one hundred plus products in a minute or less! This checkweigher is using a Wipotec loadcell and Rice Lake scaling controls. Scale programming provides real time data back to process …

Two station labeler for square and round bottles 3 panel wrap and round

Two Station Labeler for Square and Round Bottles

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This custom project is an automatic conveyor labeling system made up of multiple stations. The first station does a 3 panel wrap label on a square or rectangular bottle. The second station does a round bottle wrap label.  The system has a 12ft long product conveyor, 2 Novex SLX206 label applicators,saloon door style 3 panel applicator with vacuum, a tilt …

Retracting nose bar conveyor for 90 degree transfer of chocolate candy bars

Candy Bar Transfer Conveyor (Retracting Nose Bar Conveyor)

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Our latest project was for a company that makes and packages candy bars. We designed a retracting nose bar conveyor for a 90 degree transfer of chocolate candy bars. This system is constructed of stainless steel and can be fully washed down, it is also caster mounted for portability.  This conveyor features 34 inch wide food grade belting, automatic belt …

Intermittent Motion Case Checkweigher and an In Motion Poly Bag Checkweigher

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Our latest checkweighers – the  Intermittent Motion Case Checkweigher and the In Motion Poly Bag Checkweigher. These two different Checkweighers  each check the weight of an object to ensure accuracy and eliminate product waste. Each has an Annunciation light that illuminate to indicate if the object is within the target weight range. If not the Intermittent Motion Case Checkweigher conveyor …

Bottle Labeling Line

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This is one of our latest Bottle Labeling Lines, featuring four different conveyors (accumulation table, labeling, bi-flow, and lower conveyor at the packing station). This line has duel thermal transfer overprinters for printing the lot/date information and 2D barcode generation on each label. With a barcode verification sensor and print inspection camera this line ensures each and every label is …

Front and Back Labeling Machine

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This versatile labeling machine uses wipe-on label applicators to adhere labels to both front and back for an array of products. The user can adjust the speed of application/ speed of the conveyor, the labeling head height, and the rail width giving you tons of options for every individual product. Locator brushes can also be adjusted for the perfect alignment, …

Filling Line with Two Headed Net-Weight Filler

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We recently designed a custom bottle filling line that can fill ten to fourteen 2.5 gallon jugs per-minute, depending on the product. It features a custom built stainless steel conveyor, Gating system, and Two-Headed Net Weight fillers. The system also includes: Wipe on labeler, Allen Bradley PLC and Touch Screen Controls, Two-Headed Net weight filler with HMI screen, neck locators, …

Suspended Checkweigh and Retracting Reject Conveyors

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Recently completed, these custom conveyor systems were designed to checkweigh and reject 50-100 lb. bags of concrete. The larger are 12′ OAL x 3′ OAW; the smaller is 8′ OAL x 4′ OAW. Scales may be mounted at an incline and still achieve precision checkweighing. As with all D&R designs, these were built with maintenance ease in mind. These stout …