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Fully Automatic Bottom Seal Strapping Machine

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    The RQ-8A Table-Top Strapping Machine is a fast way to secure your containers with your automated line. This machine is a quality industrial machine designed to operate in a 24/7 environment.


    Increased Productivity

    • Fast cylce speed makes this model ideal for high volume operatorless packaging lines.

    Easy Strap Loading

    • Self-threading system allows the operator to avoid opening any panels or doors.  No threading of strap through the machine is necessary.  Loading strap is as simple as the touch of a lever.

    Self Diagnostic & Correcting

    • An integrated, self-diagnostic monitoring system displays vital machine functions for reliable operation and easy maintenance.  An empty strap loop is automatically ejected when a cycle is initiated without a package on the table.
    • Any forwarding failure is re-tried up to three times.  If refeeding is not successful, the machine automatically stops and activates a trouble light.
    • The machine also automatically stops when the strap coil becomes empty.

    Quick Warm-Up Heater

    • Only 25 seconds are required for the heater to reach operating temperature.  Strap cycle cannot be initiated untilt he heater is ready.





    • Width: 49-5/16" (1252mm)
    • Height: 55-1/4" (1403mm)
    • Depth: 24-1/16" (611mm)
    • Weight: 507 lbs (230 kg)


    Arch Size:  25" (650mm) x 19" (500mm)


    Conveyor Height: 31-11/16" (798mm)


    Package Size:

    • Max:  W 21-11/16" (550mm) x H 17" (430mm)
    • Min:   W 6-11/14" (170mm) x H 3-1/8" (80mm) x L 7-1/16" (180mm)


    Joint: Heat Seal


    Strap Width:

    • 5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm, 15.5mm
    • 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8"


    Strap Tension: 

    • Max: 176 lbs (80kg)  --  5-7/8" (150mm) stroke


    Power Supply: 

    • 200, 220, 240, 380, 400, 415 V
    • 3 PHASE, 50/60HZ, 0.83 KVA

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