Columbia Machine has introduced HL9200 palletizer. The HL9200 is designed to provide flexibility by incorporating variable lane position technology with Columbia’s soft turn case handling and two configurable layer tables to provide stable layer forming. Columbia’s Variable Position Turner (VPT) technology is also available for applications that are enhanced by using drop down cushioned turners. Columbia provides an HMI where the operator can create new patterns or optimize existing patterns via the HMI. This combination makes the HL9200 suitable for accommodating all package types and sizes.
Columbia’s safety package includes Category 3 safety system with integrated upper and lower guarding complete with viewing panels and multiple access doors utilizing a trapped key door access system. This combination of technology and features is designed to help to increase safety and operational efficiency. A patented dual slot automatic hoist pin latching system on the full load hoist provide a redundant fail-safe protection system. Full height light curtains are located on the full load discharge and empty pallet infeed.
Columbia’s HL9200 may accurately palletizing up to 200 cases per minute (depending on pattern). There are standard features that make this palletizer suitable in the industry. Minor Servicing, dropped case detection, Smart Squeeze technology, multi-colored light stack to show machine status at a glance, advanced diagnostics and I/O status screens quickly communicate to the operator the status of the machine.
Columbia manufactures inline high-level, floor-level and robotic palletizers, load transfer stations and provides system integration. Columbia features upgradeable designs to speeds up to 200 cases per minute.
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