Horizontal flow wrapping machine, Model: SAB-24-A

 

Overview:

SAB fpm has been building flow-pack machines (HFFS) for more than two decades.

This machine was developed as a result of decades of experience and accumulated know-how, with the motive of supplying a perfect product for our customers in different industrial sectors.

 

 

Features:

  • Extremely flexible.
  • Top performance and reliability.
  • Ease of operation, quick change over and simple setup.
  • Minimal maintenance, easy cleaning, and easy to move.
  • Wide package size range.

  

Applications:

SAB-24-A can pack regularly shaped, solid products such as: sweets, chocolate bars, wafers, soap bars, bakeries, ice cream bars, confectionery, etc.

 

Technical Specifications:

  • Heavy duty construction, light and compact frame, made in fabricated steel, painted white.
  • Parts which contact the product are made in AISI 304 Stainless steel (optional 316).

 

 

Package specifications and production speed for each model:
 

Model

SAB-24-A1

SAB-24-A2

SAB-24-A3

Min. product dimensions (LxWxH:  mm)

30x20x2

40x20x2

60x60x15

Max. product dimensions (LxWxH: mm)

130x60x25

210x100x50

280x160x80

Speed (pouch / minute)

50-200

50-200

24-80

Packaging film roll max. width (mm)

220

290

460

Packaging film roll inner diameter (mm)

74-78

Packaging film roll max. outer diameter (mm)

350

 

 

    

  • Package shape: Pillow type, 3-side seal pouch.
  • Production capacity is subject to product shape, size, and packaging film used.


    Feeding System:
     
  • Product is fed to the machine manually, one piece at a time (automatic feeder available upon request).
  • Products enter the machine through a conveyor with the following specifications:
    • Adjustable guides ensuring the movement of products within track.
    • Product pushing system into the packaging system.
    • 3-meter long.  

 

 

Pouch Forming & Sealing System:

 

  • Longitudinal sealing system, with three stages to pull packaging film, the central stage seals the package from underneath.
  • After products enter into the formed film, with longitudinal seal, the cross seal is done via special sealers ensuring air tightness.
  • PID digital temperature controller for longitudinal and cross sealers.
  • Adjustable blade to cut the package.
  • Pouch length is controlled via a photoelectric sensor (Photocell) that detects all colors.  

 

 

 

Control:

  • Full PLC control.
  • HMI with LCD color touch-screen (multiple languages available upon request), to control pouch length, photocell function, machine speed, conveyor speed, and extras.
  • Machine speed is controlled via Inverter.
  • Main power & emergency stop switches.
  • All electric components by Schneider Electric.

Packaging Materials:

  • Heat-seal films, except for pure polyethylene.

 

Additional Extras:

 

  • Printing unit.
  •  Gas flush (modified atmosphere).
  • Zigzag cutting blades.  
  • Full stainless steel construction.

 

     

 

 

 

Application: Bakery, Dates