Compact Auto Load Cartoner

Compact Auto Load Cartoner - MBC

The ADCO MBC compact automatic cartoner was designed to meet the demands of pharmaceutical, cosmetic, personal care, and others that need to automatically erect, load, and seal small horizontal end load cartons.

Featuring a compact footprint, efficient multi-head rotary carton feed design, and full-length Lexan barrier guarding, the MBC is ideal for space-constrained and demanding production environments. Along with its continuous motion design and reliable side shifting bucket design, the MBC comes standard with swing away overheads, a horizontal powered carton magazine, and digital indicators on all adjustments. The simple to operate, ergonomically-friendly and easy to maintain MBC is the perfect addition to your packaging line.

  • Stainless steel construction with balcony frame design
  • Compact frame with leveling feet and casters
  • Horizontal powered easy-to-load carton magazine mounted over the frame
  • Multi-head rotary carton feeder with vacuum pre-break
  • Infeed conveyor with fixed size sliding infeed buckets
  • Barrel cam inserter with adjustable overload sensor-protected retract system
  • No product/no carton, no carton/no load sensing
  • Powered side discharge belts and non-loaded product chute
  • Capable of closing either glued or tablock tuck style cartons
  • Nordson® ProBlue FLEX hot melt glue system
  • Allen-Bradley® control package with touch screen HMI interface
  • Category 3 safety system with fully-interlocked barrier guard package
  • Many options available upon request
  • Sanitary ‘balcony” design maximizes cleanability and machine access
  • Multi-head rotary carton feeder with pre-break erects the most challenging cartons
  • Fast, easy changeover with digital indicators on all adjustments reduces downtime
  • PackML programming simplifies integration between machines
  • Advanced guard design keeps operators safe and maximizes maintenance access
  • Candy & Confectionery
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Cosmetics
  • Personal care
Carton Size Range
Dimensions Min(in) Max(in) Min(mm) Max(mm)
Length of Opening .75 4.5 20 115
Width of Opening .5 2.5 13 65
Carton Depth 2.5 8 65 200
Electrical 230/460 VAC, 3-Phase with ground (PE), 60 Hz, 30A
Air Consumption 3 CFM @ 95 PSI
  • Washdown construction
  • Mechanical or servo control
  • ADCO InterACT HMI with 12" touchscreen
  • Nordson MOD melt on demand hotmelt glue system
  • Static overhead confining systems
  • Glue or tablock tuck style closure
  • Extended length infeed conveyor
  • Open flap detect & reject system
  • Marking and coding systems
  • Integrate with an ADCO product indexer
  • PLC & HMI upgrades