Torque Limiter Applications Bottling Machine

Torque Limiter
Typical Applications

8. Bottling Machine


Series 600 Torque Limiter


Bottling Machinery


Bottles with a capacity of up to 5 liters are filled automatically at high speed in a rotating drum. The bottles are fed into the system by a helix screw feeder and under the rotating filling heads by a star wheel. Misfeeds, jams and breakages in either the star wheel or feeder can result in damage and expensive downtime.

Drive Specification:

Electric motor and belt drive to a reduction gearbox.

Torque Limiters:

A pneumatically operated, model 602 timed size 3 “Airjustor” is fitted on the main drive of the rotating filler assembly. In addition, a 200 series ACT size 2 unit is fitted to both the star wheel and helix drive. All have an
automatic synchronous reset facility.


Downtime is greatly reduced and overload damage to the machine has been eliminated. The on / off facility of the Airjustor allows easy disconnection of the filler head assembly for ease of machine set up and synchronization of the handling systems.

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