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Sleevers

WAE Low Speed Sleever

Overview

The innovative and affordable ADCO model WAE wraparound sleever is the perfect choice for your low speed sleeving operation. Featuring a compact frame, an easy-to-load inclined magazine and a smooth reciprocating sleeve feeder, the continuous motion WAE was designed with your needs in mind. When it comes to flexibility and value, the WAE really delivers. It can be optionally equipped to feed single count trays or tubs, automatically, or it can be configured with an optional flighted infeed conveyor system for hand loading of multi-count products. In addition, the WAE may also be specified to run either tablock style sleeves or glued sleeves. Like all ADCO machines, the WAE is constructed in stainless steel and is available in both, standard and various washdown configurations.

Features

Benefits

  • Stainless steel construction improves cleanability and eliminates corrosion
  • Overhead conveyor with bottom squaring chain ensures proper sealing
  • Flexible and adaptable design protects your investment as products change
  • Easy to load magazine reduces operator fatigue and increases run time
  • Advanced guard design keeps operators safe and maximizes maintenance access

Product Features

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Compact, 9’ frame with leveling feet and casters
  • Easy to load, inclined sleeve magazine
  • Overhead conveyor
  • Bottom squaring chain
  • Powered takeaway belts
  • Capable of forming lock style or glued sleeves
  • Nordson® ProBlue hot melt glue system (when glue is specified)
  • Allen-Bradley® PLC control system with touch screen HMI
  • Category 3 safety system with a fully-interlocked barrier guard package
  • Many options available upon request

Applications

  • Frozen entrees
  • Single pack cups, trays and bowls
  • Multi-packs of yogurt
  • Ready meals
  • Consumer products

Specs

Carton Size Range

WAE
Dimensions Min (in) Max (in) Min (mm) Max (mm)
Length of Opening 3 10 75 250
Width of Opening 3 9 75 225
Carton Depth 1 4 25 100

Utilities

Electrical

230/460 VAC, 3-Phase with ground (PE), 60 Hz, 30A

Air Consumption

10 CFM 95 PSI

Options

  • Washdown construction
  • Various indexing options
  • Powered hopper
  • Downstream back-up detection