Departments - Blocking

 

 

Our Monk Blocking machine feed system continually feeds job trays to Automatic Blocking machines.  The system will make sure each machine is constantly fed with work for maximum machine use.  If one machine is not operating, work will automatically be directed to other machines.

Software handles unblocked and blocked jobs on a single conveyor saving valuable floor space.

  • Single main feed conveyor minimises floor space
  • Maintains good access to machines
  • Operators can manage a line of 2 to 5 machines
  • Trays queue into machines and sensors make sure the machines stay full
  • Machines can be switched off for maintenance and the line will keep operating
  • Independent control and software system
  • Quiet and smooth operation
  • HMI touch screen for easy operation
  • Pneumatic low pressure pushers for safe operator use
  • Emergency stop safety circuit
  • Optional line mimic with fault flags
  • Optional bar code system to route trays to specific machines
  • Optional ring size routing to specific machines
  • Typical speeds of around 375 trays per hour* based on 5 Auto Blockers machines

 

*Feed rates vary depending on the size and speed of the machines.