In the arena of industrial machinery, horizontal cartoning machines stand as formidable players, driving efficiency and productivity across various sectors. As packaging remains a crucial aspect of product delivery, these machines are integral to numerous industries, from food and pharmaceuticals to electronics. This article aims to unfold the intricacies of horizontal cartoning machines, spotlight prominent manufacturers, and guide prospective buyers through key considerations when purchasing such machinery. Additionally, we'll explore the benefits of sourcing through Exapro, a trusted platform dedicated to simplifying and supporting the purchasing journey.

CAM HV 2 - Horizontal cartoner used

Year: 2006

Capacity units 260 u/mn
Max length (C) 230 mm
Max width (B) 160 mm
Min length (C) 70 mm
Min width (B) 20 mm
Min height (A) 12 mm

Used Romaco P100 Cartoning machine

Year: 2001

Capacity units 100 u/mn
Max length (C) 150 mm
Max width (B) 60 mm
Min length (C) 60 mm
Min width (B) 15 mm
Min height (A) 20 mm

Marchesini BA400 Cartoning machine

Year: 1990

Capacity units 400 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 80 mm
Min width (B) 13 mm
Min height (A) 25 mm

Marchesini BA300 Cartoning machine

Year: 2002

Capacity units 300 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 78 mm
Min width (B) 13 mm
Min height (A) 25 mm

IMA Flexa AV Cartoning machine

Year: 2003

Capacity units 150 u/mn
Max length (C) 170 mm
Max width (B) 90 mm
Min length (C) 55 mm
Min width (B) 15 mm
Min height (A) 12 mm

Marchesini MA315 Cartoning machine

Year: 1991

Capacity units 180 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 71 mm
Min width (B) 15 mm
Min height (A) 25 mm

KALIX DUPUY KX PAC 80 Cartoning machine

Year: 1979

Capacity units 70 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 50 mm
Min width (B) 15 mm
Min height (A) 15 mm

ROMACO P 100 Cartoning machine

Year: 1999

Capacity units 100 u/mn
Max length (C) 210 mm
Max width (B) 125 mm
Min length (C) 60 mm
Min width (B) 20 mm
Min height (A) 15 mm

KLOCKNER P5-120 Cartoning machine

Year: 1992

Capacity units 120 u/mn
Max length (C) 150 mm
Max width (B) 80 mm
Min length (C) 65 mm
Min width (B) 20 mm
Min height (A) 15 mm

Cam HV2 Cartoning machine

Year: 2000

Capacity units 260 u/mn
Max length (C) 230 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 70 mm
Min width (B) 12 mm
Min height (A) 20 mm

Marchesini MA 320 Cartoning machine

Year: 2004

Capacity units 320 u/mn
Max length (C) 165 mm
Max width (B) 85 mm
Min length (C) 30 mm
Min width (B) 15 mm
Min height (A) 100 mm

CAM PMM1 Cartoning machine

Year: 1993

Capacity units 140 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 50 mm
Min width (B) 12 mm
Min height (A) 15 mm

MARCHESINI MOD. BA 100 - Horizontal cartoner used

Year: 1983

Capacity units 120 u/mn
Max length (C) 170 mm
Max width (B) 100 mm
Min length (C) 50 mm
Min width (B) 18 mm
Min height (A) 12 mm

Romaco Promatic P150 Cartoning machine

Year: 2003

Capacity units 120 u/mn
Max length (C) 150 mm
Max width (B) 85 mm
Min length (C) 60 mm
Min width (B) 15 mm
Min height (A) 20 mm

Romaco Promatic AS 300 Cartoning machine

Year: 2005

Capacity units 300 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 70 mm
Min length (C) 70 mm
Min width (B) 12 mm
Min height (A) 25 mm

TONAZZI MOD. MINIPACKINA KB - Horizontal cartoner used

Year: 1984

DESCRIPTION: This type of machine with alternating movements is structured to perform the packaging of products. It is particularly suitable for manual loading, can be combined with weighing, dosing or automatic units for automatic loading. SECTORS OF USE: The principal sectors of application are those of the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food. MAIN FEATURES: Cartoning machine suitable for the packing of …

IMA SAFE A83E Cartoning machine

Year: 2013

IMA SAFE A83 E horizontal cartoning machine with intermittent movement Machine with solid steel structure, complete with: - Full fairing to protect the operator; - Base frame painted in STEEL IT 1002; - Electrical installation in accordance with EN 60204; - Voltage 400V, 50Hz, 3-Phase, + Neutral + Earth; - Control logic by PC B&R microprocessor - Color touchscreen for …

Used BOSCH CUK 1060 Cartoning machine

Year: 1993

Min length (C) 75 mm
Min width (B) 34 mm
Min height (A) 15 mm
Max length (C) 260 mm
Max width (B) 120 mm
Max height (A) 85 mm

Marchesini MA50 Cartoning machine

Year: 2009

Capacity units 70 u/mn
Max length (C) 200 mm
Max width (B) 190 mm
Min length (C) 75 mm
Min width (B) 40 mm
Min height (A) 20 mm

IWKA Mod. CPE - HORIZONTAL INTERMITTENT CARTONER

Year: 1995

Capacity units 80 u/mn
Max length (C) 180 mm
Max width (B) 75 mm
Min length (C) 55 mm
Min width (B) 20 mm
Min height (A) 15 mm


Technical Components and Functioning of Horizontal Cartoning Machines

At its core, a horizontal cartoning machine is composed of several vital components. The carton Magazine is where flat, pre-glued cartons are stored. The Pickup System, typically a suction or mechanical device, fetches the cartons, opening them and placing them onto a continuously moving conveyor.

 

Next comes the Product Infeed System, where the product is loaded into the open carton, either manually or automatically, depending on the machine's design.

Lastly, the Closing Mechanism, either using tuck-in flaps or applying adhesive, seals the carton before it's discharged from the machine. This entire process is precisely synchronized for smooth, efficient operation.

 

Leading Manufacturers of Horizontal Cartoning Machines

IMA Group: With a global reputation for technological excellence and versatility, IMA Group is a leading name in the realm of packaging machinery, including horizontal cartoning machines.

Marchesini Group: This Italian manufacturer delivers reliable, high-performance horizontal cartoning machines. Their innovative designs cater to various industrial needs, making them a top choice among many businesses.

Bosch Packaging Technology: Renowned for their durable, efficient machines, Bosch is a trusted name in the packaging industry, providing solutions that ensure productivity and effectiveness.

Uhlmann: A powerhouse in the world of packaging machinery, Uhlmann is renowned for their robust, precision-engineered horizontal cartoning machines. These high-capacity machines are built to provide reliable performance in high-demand environments.

Romaco: Known for their focus on innovation and user-friendly designs, Romaco offers a range of efficient and versatile horizontal cartoning machines, ensuring optimal packaging results across various sectors.

 

Key Considerations When Purchasing Horizontal Cartoning Machines

When contemplating a horizontal cartoning machine purchase, certain factors demand careful attention:

 

Verify the machine's condition and assess the operational status of all components.

Check if the machine's capacity aligns with your production requirements.

Confirm the machine's compatibility with the type of cartons and products you handle.

Inquire about any specific electrical or environmental conditions needed for operation.

 

Benefits of Buying Through Exapro

Exapro's platform provides a secure and simplified purchasing experience. Their involvement in every step of the sale process and their expert advice ensure that buyers make informed decisions. Moreover, Exapro aids in facilitating smooth and transparent communication between buyers and sellers, making transactions hassle-free.

 

Budget Considerations

The price range for horizontal cartoning machines generally spans from 18,000€ to 45,000€. Keep in mind to account for ongoing operational and maintenance costs while setting your budget.

 

Organising Transportation

While transportation falls under the buyer's responsibility, assistance can be provided by the seller or Exapro if needed. Conducting a thorough inspection before transportation is critical. Ensuring that all components are secured and ready for transit helps prevent potential complications and additional repair costs down the line.