Automatic splicer reduces downtime
Butler Automatic's SP1 Series Automatic Film Splicer performs non-stop film changes in food and beverage packaging operations
Bake & Snack Food
Middleborough, Mass. – Butler Automatic, the inventor and provider of automatic splicing solutions, has introduced the SP1 Series Automatic Film Splicer, which is ideally suited for food and beverage packaging applications.
The SP1 Automatic Film Splicer increases efficiency in packaging operations by eliminating packaging line downtime caused by manual film roll changes.
The company says the SP1 Automatic Film Splicer can increase production uptime and give customers a return on their investment.
The system has a simple mechanical design and high-quality manufacture, and senses the diameter of the expiring roll of film and automatically splices the end of each expiring roll onto the new roll. It is capable of running at speeds of up to 600 feet per minute (FPM).