Canadian Packaging

Vertek 1150 from WeighPack


May 31, 2010
by Canadian Packaging Staff

From noted designer and manufacturer WeighPack Systems Inc. comes the Vertek 1150 vertical form and seal bagger designed for pillow, gusseted, and zippered pouches.

Using an Omron PLC (programmable logic controller) and Weinview color touch screen the, Vertek 1150 is engineered for bag sizes up to 11.5 inches wide and production rates of up to 50 pouches per minute. Pneumatically driven, the Vertek 1150 offers features including: power film unwinding, dual digital heaters, encoder controlled film displacement, air release mechanism, and tool-less removal of the forming collar.

The Vertek 1150 is well-suited for a diverse range of applications including: nuts, snacks, candy, coffee, fresh and frozen foods, pasta, cheese, liquids, pharmaceuticals, and hardware.

The straightforward design of the Vertek 1150 makes it is easy to set up and operate, offering quick set up and changeover. Several options such as hole punching, code dating, and gas flush are available.

For more information, visit the Website at www.weighpack.com or call 1-888-934-4472.