Optional Equipment

When purchasing a piece of machinery from Hamrick, it’s necessary to explore the upgrades and add-on features particular to your application. With a wide range of low-cost improvements such as down bottle detection and no-tool quick changeover, your machine can detect bad drops before they happen and lessen changeover times by up to 50%. We will be more than happy to answer any questions you have about the add-on features, and provide you with a machine tailor-made to your product sizes.

Here are some common add-ons we offer to enhance your packaging equipment:

Add-On Option Description
Four Flap Control Rail and Cable System
Four Flap Opener with Rear Flap Hook and Plow Essential for uncasing or packing product into reshipper cases. A cable system with a kicker cylinder ensures the minor flaps are in position while a rail system keeps the major flaps from interfering.
Powered Case Discharge HMS VL2 Case Lift Assembly Standard on Model 360 and Up Prevents case to case contact on Model 300
Extended Width For cases over 15" wide and up to 22.5" wide
Down Container Detection Flag system for lane guides
No Tool Quick Changeover Hand guides used no nuts and bolts
LED Display HMI 3"-10" screen
3 Tier Flashing Light Tree Visual notification of interrupted cycle for machine operator.
Signal Horn Auditory notification of interrupted cycle for machine operator
Flap Detection Vision system
Line Pressure Release Assembly on Container Conveyor
Additional E-Stop E-stop located on another area of the machine
Automatic Lubrication System Lubrication occurs while machine is operating
Four (4) Packing Head Storage Rack with Transport Cart Recommended for customers with many packing heads and multiple daily changeovers
Six (6) Packing Head Storage Rack with Transport Cart Recommended for customers with many packing heads and multiple daily changeovers
90° Case Turner Mounted on Case In-feed Wheel to turn erected cases
All Stainless Steel Construction Caustic wash down for clean room environments with NEMA 4 electrical
Low Backline Pressure Chain on Container Conveyor Used for lighter weight containers that require more grip to move along conveyor
Lock Tab Tearing Device on Case Lift TL30 Tab Lock Breaker
Open Bottom Case Control Additional taper on bottom of sealer
Air Jet Flap Opener Required to drop pack into reshipper cases
Explosion Proof Packer For aerosol containers
Transformer for Voltage other than 220V When 460V or 480V is required
Allen-Bradley 503 to 505 PLC
NEMA 4 Electrical Electrical for wash down applications
Extended In-feed Case Conveyor Used for Twin Sealer
Lug Chain Case In-feed Conveyor (Dairy) Assembly to tie into existing lug chain for dairy crate applications.