Shrink Machines

Used Shrink Equipment

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Shrink wrapping equipment or shrink packaging equipment is designed to package products or packages within a film that is subsequently heat shrunk around the product or package to create a very tight seal with the package.

Shrink wrapping is sometimes used as the primary packaging. Some individual foods, soaps and other products may be wrapped directly. More commonly shrink wrapping is used as a secondary or tertiary packaging. An example of secondary use is shrink wrapped six-packs of beverage cans or 24 pack bundles of water.

Wrapping is also commonly used as a tertiary packaging such as overwrapping an individual carton or bundle of cartons. In the past, appearance of the tertiary packaging has not been considered critical important as the customer never saw it. The rise of club stores like Costco and Sam’s Club has changed this. The 6 pack of canned corn is now the unit of sale in these stores and appearance has become critical to branding. Previously translucent grey film was fine since nobody outside of the stockroom was likely to see it. Now, glossy film with registered graphics is needed to catch the customer’s eye using bullseye or end seal wrapping. This affects the choices of machinery that can be used.

Download the complete Shrink Wrapping Whitepaper to continue learning about different types of wrappers.

One important consideration when selecting the proper a shrink packaging machine is the type of shrink package that is desired around the product. L-bar sealer shrink packaging equipment forms a film seal around a product that has three side seams, one the front of the package and one on each side of the package. Flow thru shrink packaging equipment forms a shrink film package from a single roll of shrink film that has an overlapped shrink film seal underneath the package and a cross seal on the front and back sides of the package. Shrink bundler packaging equipment forms a shrink film package around the product from two rolls of shrink film which has cross seam across the front and back sides of the package and openings in the film package on the left and right sides of the package.

Once a product has been wrapped in shrink film, the product passes through a heat shrink tunnel. The heat from the heat shrink tunnel causes the film to shrink around the product forming a tight package around the product.

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Shrink Equipment In Stock

Shanklin Shrink Bundler RW1 Inline, 19"W x 10"H, 15cpm

  • Manufacturer: Shanklin
  • Model Number: RW1
  • Frain Number: 5E1400

Shrink bundler rated from 5 to 20 ppm – depending on materials, application and machine configuration. Package size range: up to 10" in Height; up to 19" W. Equipped with a 15" wide infeed (two belts to create spacing), 20-1/2" W walking beam heated knife cross seal and AB PLC. 36" conveyor height.

OAD: 92" L x 44" W x 72" H

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Arpac Shrink Flow Thru 105FFS-60

  • Manufacturer: Arpac
  • Model Number: 105FFS-60
  • Frain Number: 5D8461

Arpac Model 105FFS-60, automatic, intermittent motion, inline, shrink wrapper and tunnel with number of product per minute – depending on materials and application. Product size: up to 51" in Width x 10" in Height. Equipped with 80" long x 51" wide flexlink conveyor in feed and 70" long x 51" wide eagle belt in feed conveyor and 90"long x 51" wide in feed conveyor, dual roll film unwind stand for film up to 128" wide film rolls 61" wide sealing jaw, with 10" high vertical lift. Dual zone heat shrink tunnel with 52" wide x 13-1/2" high aperture x 94" long heat chamber with (2) hot air re-circulation fans (one for each heat zone). Control panel has A/B PLC, with seal bar and (2) heat tunnel temperature controllers, E-stops, status indicator lights, barrier guarding with electrical interlocks, and (4) shrink tunnel belt cooling fans.

OAD: Shrink wrapper: 110"L x 87"W x 89"H
Film roll unwind: 55"L x 141" W x 59"H
Heat tunnel: 140"L x 85" W x 80"H
Product in feed: 175"L x 140" W x 98"H

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Thiele Shrink Bundler BUNDLER

  • Manufacturer: Thiele
  • Model Number: BUNDLER
  • Frain Number: 5G7792

Thiele, dual lane shrink bundling system with upstacking infeed. Rated from 5 to 30 bundles per minute – depending on materials and application. Maximum product height: 8½"; maximum film width: 15". Equipped with 90° infeed, (2) pusher plate feeders, (2) 16" wide seal bars, (2) 15" wide x 21" long transfer conveyors, stainless steel shrink tunnel with (2) 16" wide x 15" high apertures and 48" long chamber with (2) 15" wide x 75" long thru belt conveyors and 36" discharge height. All stainless steel frame and enclosure with lexan doors and machine leveling screws and pads. Fully automated with AB PLC rack and AB PanelView and digital temp controllers for heat tunnel and seal bars. Mounted on base frame with leveling legs.

OAD: 180"L x 64"W x 96"H

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Axon Shrink Tunnels EZ72SS

  • Manufacturer: Axon
  • Model Number: EZ72SS
  • Frain Number: 5G5407

Axon, Model EZ-72-SS, stainless steel steam shrink tunnel and conveyor with number of product per minute – depending on materials and application. Capable of handling round, square, oval and other irregularly shaped containers. Equipped with 4½" wide x 17" high x 76" long tunnel, with (2) sets of (18) steam nozzles and 6" wide x 138" long stainless steel Delrin belt conveyor.
Requires a steam source.

OAD: 145" L x 34" W x 62" H

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Great Lakes Shrink Bundler 70937

  • Manufacturer: Great Lakes
  • Model Number: 70937
  • Frain Number: 5C3081

Great Lakes, Automatic bundler rated rom 5 to 15 packages per minute – depending on materials and application. Package size range: length unlimited; width up to 36" and height up to 20". Accepts a film web of up to 37" wide. Equipped with impulse heat sealing jaw and photo switch product sensor.

OAD: 90"L x 84"W x 90"H

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Kisters Shrink Bundler 199/100DZ Printed Film, multi lane, to a 120 cycles per minute

  • Manufacturer: Kisters
  • Model Number: 199/100DZ
  • Frain Number: 5E0950

High speed, multi-pack, registered film shrink bundler with tunnel rated from 40 to 120 cycles per minute – depending on materials and application. Equipped with 16′ by 36" infeed, product pin dividers, overhead product pusher bars, rotary and fixed longitude film knifes and vacuum film hold down. Tunnel total aperture is 35" W x 10 1/4" H, Individual PLC for wrapper and tunnel. Configures to multiple lane / pack patterns, and wrap loose product with-out a pad or tray.

OAD: 672" L x 84" W x 76" H

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Arpac Shrink Bundler 11536

  • Manufacturer: Arpac
  • Model Number: 11536
  • Frain Number: R29141

Arpac, Model 115-36, Inline, shrink bundler. Equipped with 26¾" wide x 42" long in feed conveyor, 37" wide hot knife seal jaws with 12" vertical travel and 26¾" wide x 42" long transfer conveyor into shrink tunnel.
Tunnel: 83" long tunnel has 37” wide x 15" high total aperture, 125" long x 37" wide conveyor, cooling fan and roller side compression on discharge. AB controller, touch pad and digital temperature controls for seal bar and tunnel.
Speed dependant on materials, application and machine configuration.

OAD: 218"L x 65"W x 120"H

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Klenzade Cleaner CIP/COP CIP

  • Manufacturer: Klenzade
  • Model Number: CIP
  • Frain Number: 5H2948

Klenzade, 304 stainless steel Clean-in-place tank. Equipped with one tank measuring 24" L x 24" W x 28" H (70 gallons) with one 16" x 16" manway, level detector. Ampco, Model 2½x2 DC2, centrifugal pump with a maximum pumping capacity of 230 GPM. Includes chart recorder and tube in shell heat exchange. Unit mounted on stainless steel platform.

Nat’l Brd: 739

MAWP: 150 PSI @ 375°F
MDMT: -20°F @ 150 PSI

MAWP: 150 PSI @ 375°F
MDMT: -20°F @ 150 PSI

OAD: 72"L x 55"W x 85"H

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Shanklin Shrink Bundler B2BB

  • Manufacturer: Shanklin
  • Model Number: B2BB
  • Frain Number: R28960

Shanklin, automatic inline, shrink bundling and tunnel system. Rated from 2 to 20 bundles per minute – depending materials, application and operator dexterity.

Bundler: Shanklin Model B2BB: Package size range: up to 30" in Width; 14" in Height. Equipped with 20" wide x 34" long Neoprene infeed conveyor, 32" wide upper and lower powered film rollers, 32" wide seal jaws with 14" of vertical travel and 23" wide x 48" long Neoprene discharge conveyor. Control panel with AB controller with touch pad display, auto / manual switch, two hand push button manual cycle and digital heat control. Mounted on heavy duty base frame.

Tunnel: Shanklin Model T8PR, automatic, shrink tunnel. Equipped with 28" Wide x 20" High aperture x 47" Long single zone shrink chamber, 120" long x 25" wide live roller product conveyor and cooling fan on discharge end. Control panel with push button start/stop for conveyor, tunnel on / off switch, temperature controller and conveyor speed control dial. Mounted on (4) leg base frame with an in feed and discharge of 33".

OAD: 75"L x 55"W x 80"H (bundler)
OAD: 120"L x 50"W x 80"H (tunnel)

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Shanklin Shrink Flow Thru HS1

  • Manufacturer: Shanklin
  • Model Number: HS1
  • Frain Number: 5E8480

Shanklin HS1 automatic, flow thru shrink wrapper. Package size range: 6" to 60" in Length; 1/2" to 16" in Width; 1/8 to 6" in Height. Equipped 7′ lugged infeed, film scrap rewind reel and A/B PLC. Estimated speeds up to 120 linear feet per minute – depending on materials, application and machine configuration.

OPTION: Film centerfolder

OAD: 204" L x 52" W x 51"H

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Girton Cleaner CIP/COP BWO5

  • Manufacturer: Girton
  • Model Number: BWO5
  • Frain Number: R28811

Portable CIP System. Complete with 50 gallon insulated surge tank, a 3 gallon solution/acid dispenser, a 3 gallon detergent disepnser, a 7.5 KW electric heating element and a 7.5 hp sanitary S/S pump. One inch connections. Mounted on S/S cart with polypropylene wheels and locking casters. 304 Stainless steel with a #4 polish inside and out.

OAD = 70" L x 31" W x 59" H

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Doboy Shrink Flow Thru SK

  • Manufacturer: Doboy
  • Model Number: SK
  • Frain Number: 5H2544

Doboy SK, Horizontal shrink wrapper rated from 20 to 100 packages per minute (up to 200 ppm with two up jaws) – depending materials and application. Size range: 4" to 12" in Length; 1/2" to 9" in Width; up to 2-3/4" in Height. Equipped with an 8′ lugged in feed, static bottom seal, 2 up seal jaws and double gripper belt product discharge.
OAD 16′ L x 4′ W x 7’H

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