Capable of operating at fill speeds of over 230 cycles/min., the Sanko FR-3 12-lane pouch filling machine accommodates a range of liquid consistencies, including gels, pastes and products containing particulates. Its features include heat-resistant, lubrication-free bearings; non-backlash gears; an automatic film centering mechanism; and a rotary connector for the attachment of a heater. The machine can be set up for 3- and 4-sided form/fill/seal bags. Bag length, I-notch positioning, perforation and cutoff can be changed through an intuitive touch panel display. Options include an automatic side web tracking system and a liquid flow meter.

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