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Cartoners

Horizontal End Load Cartoners

BBC / SBBC High Speed "Balcony Style" Auto Load Cartoner

Overview

Featuring open “balcony” design, the ADCO BBC horizontal end load cartoner and its compact sibling, the SBBC, are the best choice for today’s toughest sanitary production environments. Offering maximum cleanability and access by design, the BBC family of cartoners are capable of erecting, loading and sealing a wide range of end load carton sizes and styles at speeds up to 400 cycles per minute.  Simple operation, fast changeover, ergonomic design and standard PackML programming, ensure maximum output with minimal operator input. Like all ADCO machines, the BBC family of cartoners are constructed in stainless steel and are available in both, standard and washdown configurations.

Features

Benefits

  • Sanitary ‘balcony” design maximizes cleanability and machine access
  • Stainless steel construction improves cleanability and eliminates corrosion
  • Flexible and adaptable design protects your investment as products change
  • Orbital carton feeder with pre-break ensures smooth, efficient operation
  • Easy to load magazine reduces operator fatigue and increases run time
  • Compact design saves on space and improves portability
  • Advanced guard design keeps operators safe and maximizes maintenance access

Product Features

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Sanitary balcony frame design
  • Orbital carton feeder with pre-break
  • Easy to load, high capacity magazine
  • Product infeed conveyor with adjustable buckets
  • Capable of erecting, loading and sealing either tuck-lock style or glued cartons
  • Nordson® ProBlue hot melt glue system (when glue is specified)
  • Allen-Bradley® PLC control system with touch screen HMI
  • PackML Programming
  • Category 3 safety system with a fully-interlocked barrier guard package
  • Many options, including multi-axis servo control available upon request

Applications

  • Frozen Pizza
  • Bag-in-box
  • Ready meals
  • Flow-wrapped products
  • Frozen Entrees
  • Baked goods

Specs

Carton Size Range

BBC
Dimensions Min (in) Max (in) Min (mm) Max (mm)
Length of Opening 1 .50 9 38 240
Width of Opening .75 4 20 100
Carton Depth 4 12.5 100 318
SBBC
Dimensions Min (in) Max (in) Min (mm) Max (mm)
Length of Opening 1 .5 7.5
38 190
Width of Opening .75 3
19
76
Carton Depth 4 10
100
254

Utilities

Electrical

230/460 VAC, 3-Phase with ground (PE), 60 Hz

Air Consumption

2-3 CFM @65-70 PSI

Options

  • Washdown construction
  • Mechanical or servo motion
  • Tuck or glue style cartons
  • Additional infeeds
  • Multiple indexers
  • Multiple feeders
  • Open major flap detect
  • Marking and coding systems