KRAKEN KSCT/30-70 Star Wheel Carton & Case Turner/Orientation
at 30-70 Cases Per Minute and More
Case orientation is achieved by KRAKEN’s automatic retractable, Star-wheel’ KSCT/30-70
case turner. Integrated into the Kraken’s Case Conveying System with
system controls, the Star-Wheel case turner provides configurable orientation
on a case size by case size basis at a rate of 30CPM. Case sizes range from
52 to 127 cubic inches.
In specific applications we have achieved as much as 70 cpm with 9” cartons.
Case orientation is achieved by the “Industry First” KRAKEN automatic
retractable, ‘Star-wheel’ KSCT/30-70 case turner. This unique engineering
design, the 1st was developed by Kraken Automation to meet market requirement
to accommodate orientation of 13 case sizes on a single line. Cases can be
conveyed on the same conveying line at any given time without the requirement
of a new setup or a time consuming changeover using the retractable version
of the KRAKEN KSCT/30-70 Case turner. The KSCT/30-70 is a available in a table
version design, KTCF-10 and can flip 10 cases per minute.The “Star Wheel” retractable
Case Turner allows for a zero time changeover process.