Blow molding units debut
KBB200/KBB400 Kautex Maschinenbau GmbH unveiled the latest versions of its KBB series of extrusion blow molding machines, which should have special appeal for manufacturers of food packaging. The KBB200 and KBB400 all-electric models are specifically designed to produce stackable containers with hollow handles for holding everything from milk to oil. The KBB400 is shown.
What’s new? The two models, which are the first all-electric machines for this type of blow molded container. Optional networked modules incorporate downstream equipment as an integral part of the primary machine.
Benefits Cleaner operation, higher clamping force and simple controls that are Industry 4.0-ready. Since the machine and auxiliary equipment are designed as plug-and-play modules, downstream components can be changed or added when necessary.
Kautex Machines Inc., North Branch, N.J., 908-252-9350, www.kautex-group.com