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Do your produce bags need an improvement?

May 12, 2021

Hudson-Sharp’s new high-speed servo gang punch unit can help

Our new high-speed servo gang punch unit allows holes to be punched at a constant high speed while achieving maximum efficiency and a low scrap rate. It allows customers to punch up to 169 holes in one step. The system has a longer lifespan than pneumatic solutions and speeds have increased from 200 cpm to around 340+ cpm depending on material, operators and properties.

Main features:

  • High speed servo driven technology (up to 340 cpm mechanical speed)
  • Intelligent pneumatic movement for setup and adjustment
  • Utilizes a cassette system
  • Robust design
  • Standalone control cabinet with touch screen
  • Scrap removal system dedicated to the gang punch unit
  • Simple maintenance

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Great for products that require breathing including:

  • Lettuce
  • Celery (cabbage)
  • Broccoli
  • Cauliflower
  • Carrots
  • Potatoes
  • Grapes
  • Apples

The new high-speed servo gang punch is readily available for new Hudson-Sharp wicket machines and as an upgrade on existing Apollo, 5750W, 4750W, 3750W and M275 series.

Contact a member of our global sales team today to find out more information.