This local food producer previously purchased a semi-automatic Wulftec stretch wrapping system that they later decided would be more useful as a completely automatic system. SWS Packaging has a lot of experience in such conversions. John quickly had this WRT running with a complete film cutting and wiping configuration. If you have an existing semi-automatic… Continue reading Hanover, PA – 10/23/21
SWS installed this easy access rider jack ramp and yellow steel safety guarding around this local customer’s existing low profile turntable stretch wrapping unit. Check out the installation archive to learn more about safety options for your packaging line.
Custom fabrication: bumper guards & more SWS Packaging is able to provide custom application specific fabrication services to improve the functionality of your systems – like these conveyor bumper guards for pallet centering on a conveyorized stretch wrapping system at a customer facility here in York, PA!
Safety package retrofit SWS retrofit this customer’s 3 turntable stretch wrappers, two Lantech Q300 and one Highlight Synergy 4 with a turntable safety package with complete safety fencing and zone intrusion photoeyes that shut down the machine if the beam is broken during the wrap cycle.
Conveyor Load Popup Retrofit Wulftec WCRT-175 60″ load length Technicians: Andrew & Chet
John Koehler retrofit this customer’s conveyorized Wulftec stretch wrapper with a new light curtain safety package between the wrapper and their palletizer.
Wulftec WRT and WRTA Rotary Arm Stretch Wrappers Two button start/e-stop box replacing a pull lanyard Technician: Andrew
Safety Mat Retrofit Weight sensitive mats shut off machine operation if someone or something is on them. Technician: Rich
Phoenix PRTA 2100 Load Pop-Up Retrofit SWS retrofit this customer’s Phoenix PRTA-2100 conveyorized rotary arm stretch wrapper with a load pop-up mechanism, allowing for the entire load including the pallet to be wrapped. Technicians: Andrew, Matt
SWS retrofit this customer’s machine with a load pop-up mechanism, allowing for the wrapping of the very bottom of the pallet. Technician: John
A customer here in York, PA has only had their Lantech machine 3 years and has replaced the load seeking clamp 3 times. They have struggled with the clamps suction method popping holes in the film and not holding it, as well as and welds breaking. We suggested a different method and design in the… Continue reading York, PA – 4/15/20
Safety & Hardware Retrofit Category 3 safety package Light curtains Air dump valve added Lengthened infeed and outfeed conveyors Replacement slip ring for added control wiring Convert incoming and VFD power 480VAC from 240VAC 30″ film carriage with roping Technicians: Andrew, Chuck & Andrew S.
Orion Top Platen Retrofit SWS retrofit this customer’s Orion stretch wrapper with a top platen for stabilizing light loads during the wrap cycle. Technicians: Andrew, Chuck, Chet
Retrofit customer’s conveyor section with pallet position guides Technician: Dave
2 Wulftec SML-150 Semi-Automatic Turntable Wrappers Light curtain safety package Safety fencing Remote pedestal Technicians: Rich & Chet
Wrap Zone Laser Protection Prevents operators from entering WRTA wrap zone before cut wipe sequence is finished An audible alarm is sounded and the machine automatically locks out for 3 minutes if the laser is tripped before the wrap cycle is complete. Green and red lights indicate when it is clear to enter the wrap… Continue reading Bronx, NY – 11/1/19
Custom gravity conveyor installation Custom 10′ section of gravity conveyor 4″ pass height Side rail modification with 1/2 length rollers for customer load clamping device Technicians: Rich & Chet
WCRT-175 Conveyorized Rotary Arm Stretch Wrap System Category 3 Safety Upgrade Retrofit Light curtains on infeed and outfeed Air dump solenoid to wrap zone and chain lift conveyors Dual channel E-Stop buttons around entire zone Controls MCRs in both wrapper and conveyor zone panels Fencing around entire system with 4 fence door interlocks Roller type… Continue reading Stroudsburg, PA – 10/24/19
Installed new doors with key switches. The customers machine was not safe due to the machine still being operational when the fence gates were opened. Now whenever they open the gate, the machine shuts down. Technician: Rich
Lantech Rotary Tower Ring Bearing Replacement Rich and Tiger replaced the ring bearing on the customer’s Lantech rotary tower stretch wrapper. Technicians: Tiger & Rich