Case Set-Up (Tray) Machines
Used Case Set-Up (Tray) Equipment
A case set-up (Tray) is designed to form a tray from a pre-scored carton blank. The erected tray is kept together using either glue or the tray??s own flaps tucked into one another. Trays are used for packaging groups of cans and other containers for shipment and distribution. Trays have solid bottoms and flaps that are folded up and fastened to form the sides. The sides are frequently but not necessarily lower than the height of the containers. Loaded trays are frequently over wrapped with a stretch or shrink film to hold the individual containers or products in place and provide protection. Trays can be received from the converter as knocked down blanks and a tray former in or near the packaging line can form the trays. A tray set-up machine or tray former forms a tray from scored paperboard, chipboard, or corrugated that is folded flat, called a blank. The tray sides are sealed either by using glue or by tucking portions of the flaps, called tucks, into other tray flaps. Tray formers form trays based on the size of the tooling that is in the machine. The male portion of the tooling pushes the flat blank through the female portion of the tooling to form the tray. Tooling needs to be changed on a tray former to accommodate different size trays. (Some newer tray formers have tooling that is adjustable for trays sizes within a set size range.) Tray formers can be used to form many different kinds of trays including hooded trays or hooded cartons, six-corner trays, and laminated corner trays.
Case Set-Up (Tray) Equipment In Stock
- Manufacturer: Goodman Packaging
- Model Number: 050CTF
- Frain Number: 5D5017
Fully automatic tray former capable of up to 12 trays per minute. Trays size range of: (13 1/2" – 22 1/4"L) x (9 1/2" – 18"W) x (up to 6"H). Has a 24"H vertical magazine for blanks (12" – 30"L) x (15" – 24"W). 2 station side indexing set up to allow a new stack of blanks to be loaded while the current stack is being used. Equipped with a Nordson 2304 hot-melt glue system, a 32" high discharge, and a four cup vacuum blank pick & place. Set-up for quick changeover. Mounted on four height adjustable legs.
OAD: 132"L x 66"W x 82"HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Kodiak Cartoners
- Model Number: 8-11
- Frain Number: 5E7728
Kodiak Model 8-11, automatic, 3 head, tuck style, tray former rated from 30 to 150 tray per minute – depending on materials and application. Equipped with (3) 14" wide x 31" long blank tray magazines with (2) suction cup recipicating pic-n-place’s each, (3) diving tray forming heads and 132" long x 8" wide (2) chain lugged tray conveyor, set on 18" centers with 6" high guide rails, Cutler Hammer CPU has on / off, run, jog, jam, vacuum switches with e-stop and safety guarding.
OAD: 144" L x 72" W x 87" HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: W E Plemons Machinery Service
- Model Number: TRAY FORMER
- Frain Number: 5F7682
W E Plemens, automatic, tray former, hot melt glue sealer rated from 12 to 30 trays per minute – depending on materials, application and machine configuration. Tray size range: 7" to 44" in Length; 8" to 26" in Width; 1" to 12" in Height and flat blank size range: 10-1/’2" to 49-7/8" in Length; 12" to 43" in Width. Equipped with a flat blank tray magazine, (6) suction cup vacuum pick off station, dual friction wheel feeds, Nordson hot melt glue system, Integrated vacuum pump, control panel with run, jog, manual, auto and vacuum on / off switches with start / e-stop buttons and variable speed controller.
OAD: __" L x __" W x __" HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Bradman Lake
- Model Number: SINGLE
- Frain Number: 5E7244
Automatic, S/S, intermittent motion, tray former speeds from 20 – 60 cycles @ min, depending on application. Has a 24" L x 44" W flat blank magazine capable of holding up to 1000 blanks depending on board caliper, with a maximum flat blank size of 32" L x 21 1/4" W, recipcating (2) suction cup pic-n-place, feed bar, diving single head plunger, and forming head, Nordson 3400V (4) gun H/M glue system, A/B controller, with on, jog run, glue ready controls with a machine spacer dial, and e-stop, interlocking saftey guarding and mounted on S/S base frame
OAD: 96" L x 60" W x 93" HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Bradman Lake
- Model Number: HS260G
- Frain Number: 5E6751
S/S, automatic, intermittent motion, tray former capable of up to 50 cycles per minute. Size ranges: Blanks: 21 1/4"(W) x 32"(L) maximum, and base center line dimension (Height + 1/2 Width) must be less than or equal to 8 3/4". Equipped Allen Bradley Micrologix 1500 PLC, variable speed inverter, Nordson 3400V 4 hose hot melt, E-Stop, interlocking Lexan guarding and jam overload protection.
Locking casters base.
OAD: 92"(L) x 78"(W) x 84"(W)Get a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Douglas Machine Inc
- Model Number: S90TF
- Frain Number: 5F6290
Douglas Model S-90, Automatic, intermittent motion tray former rated from 10 to 25 trays per minute – speeds depending on materials and application. Formed Tray size range: 14" to 25" in Length; 12" to 21" in Width; 2-3/4" to 5" in Depth. Equipped with 36" long blank tray magazine, (3) suction cup reciprocating vacuum pick and place, three stage forming system, tray mandrel, Nordson hot melt glue system, compression section, hand wheels for fast vertical and lateral adjustments, Lexan safety guarding and push button controls. Mounted on casters.
OAD: 120" L x 79" W x 100" HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: A E Randles
- Model Number: 22-34
- Frain Number: 5E5471
Automatic, stainless steel, tab lock style tray former rated from 10 to 50 trays per minute – depending on materials and application. Flat blank magazine capable of holding up to 1000 blanks depending on board caliper, maximum flat blank of 34" long x 22" wide with 5/8" to 5" high sidewalls. Equipped with 3 head suction cup pic-n-place, lugged flat blank feed conveyor, 16" long x 6" high, quick change diving forming head. Controller with vacuum and on / off switches, run / jog handwheel, flip up interlock safety guarding.
OAD: 70" L x 52" W x 69" HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Delkor
- Model Number: 751
- Frain Number: 5C8282
Automatic triseal tray erector system capable of up to 50 trays per minute. The model 751 erector has a single head and will form trays/cartons with blanks from 15" to 30"H x 6" to 24"W. Tray former includes Nordson hot melt glue system. Last used erecting and sealing trifold chipboard tray.
Automatic Adjustable Chipboard Tray Former Capable Of Speeds Up To 60 Tpm. Tray Size Range: (Length) 12-36" (Width) 6-26" (Height) 1/2-5" O/A Tray Size Range (Using Proper Change Parts): (Length) 3 1/2-36" X (Width) 3 1/2-36" X (Height) 1/2-5". Complete W/ Nordson Hm-V Hot Melt System, 24"L Magazine, Deep Draw for Hooded Trays & Adjustable Legs. Currently Set To Run 5-5/8 x 4-7/8 x 2-1/4 tray with hood (lid)Get a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Stone Container
- Model Number: TF 4475 STD
- Frain Number: 5C8201
Automatic, hot melt glue, tray former rated up to 45 trays per minute – depending on materials and application. Tray size : 8" to 57" in Length x up to 14" in Width x up to 5" in Height. Equipped with 16" high blank magazine, 3 vacuum cup bottom blank magazine pick-off, 12" wide x 216" long flat belt conveyor, friction wheel transfer to forming station, adjustable forming head, with scales for size adjustments and 12" wide x 108" long discharge conveyor. Nordson hot melt glue system, A/B PLC , status light bar, barrier guarding with safety interlock and mounted on epoxy coated frame.
OAD: 106" L x 85" W x 89" HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900
- Manufacturer: Delkor
- Model Number: 752
- Frain Number: 5C7972
Automatic, dual head, tray former capable of speeds 10 to 75 tpm (depending on application). right to left machine can an handle a varied size range depending on sample, on both regular trays to tri-seals.can handle flat blanks up to (22" W x 30" L). Will form chipboard, corrugated, or poly coated materials.(with proper change parts). Currently set for chipboard tray (8" L x 5 1/2" W x 1 1/4" H). Comes with dual (30" L x 6"W) powered feed magazine, with (2) suction cup each vacuum pick-in-place, Nordson iV (4) gun H/M glue system, (6′ L x 8 1/2" W) rubber product conveyorand Allen bradly controls. Last running in a snack food operation.
OAD: 114"L x 65"W x 78"HGet a Free Quote Call: 630-629-9900