Graham & Sleevit ST100 Steam Tunnel
Graham & Sleevit ST100 Steam Tunnel for Irregular Containers
The Graham & Sleevit ST100 Steam Tunnel is stainless steel with a double-skin insulated exterior. The tunnel has a compact design for simple installations, but it can also be fitted in series for high speed or zoned applications. It has a double-skin insulated body and is supplied complete with extraction hoods, drain tray and a top opening inspection door to provide access for cleaning or the removal of containers. It is also capable of shrinking PET sleeves to PET bottles and coping with thinner sleeve materials.
Steam conditioning and pressure reducing kits are available for the Graham & Sleevit ST100 steam shrink sleeve tunnel; together with extractor fans suitable for 10 meters of ducting, and systems to count containers in and out of the Graham & Sleevit ST100 steam shrink sleeve tunnel where the possibility of them falling over is present.
The Graham & Sleevit ST100 Steam Tunnel
This shrink labeling machine is designed to manage containers with heavily “waisted” sections. It is also suitable for shrink labels needing substantial changes in shrink rates.
Easy Adjustment of Individually Controlled Steam Delivery Tubes
The Graham & Sleevit ST100 is equipped with 8 steam delivery tubes. Each tube is individually adjustable via needle valves for graduated steam delivery. These valves also enable the operator to turn the steam delivery tubes on or off. The control valves are situated adjacent to the side doors for ease of adjustment.
Double-Skin Insulated Steam Shrink Tunnel
For optimal temperature control, the ST100 has a double-skin insulation exterior. This allows the user to have precise control over the internal temperature of the steam tunnel.
Create Full Body Sleeves and Tamper Evident Band
This machine enables operators to create full body and tamper evident packaging for irregular container shapes. There are additional machine kits available for steam conditioning and pressure reduction.
Designed for Simple Maintenance
Accraply has manufactured these sleeve tunnel machines with easy maintenance and operation in mind. The ST100 is equipped with extraction hoods, a drain tray, and a top-opening inspection door. Together, these components make maintenance on the ST100 easy.
The ST100 has a compact machine design perfect for simple installations. The machine can also be fitted for product lines needing high-speed or zoned applications.
The Benefits of Shrink Sleeve Labeling
Shrink sleeve labels offer many benefits to the manufacturer – especially when using irregular shaped containers. Traditional packaging and labeling methods may not be possible with an irregularly shaped container. A more specialised and controllable labeling machine is required for these containers.
Shrink sleeve labels offer these benefits:
- Full product branding
- Ability to create tamper-evident packaging
- Integration with an existing packaging line
- Perfect for irregular shaped containers
- Scratch resistant
Markets That Utilize the ST100
Accraply recommends using the ST100 steam tunnel for these markets:
The Graham & Sleevit Brand
Known for its innovative advancements in sleeve label applications, the Graham & Sleevit brand delivers state-of-the-art label application machinery. These solutions are very versatile, allowing them to work in many markets.
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To learn more about Accraply’s Graham & Sleevit ST100 Steam Tunnel, contact an Accraply representative today.