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Duran – specialist folder-gluers for the carton & converting industries
With Duran Machinery's commitment to innovative design, high quality manufacturing, competitive pricing, and highly efficient and customer oriented after-sales services, OMEGA folder-gluers continue to successfully meet the production requirements of carton and corrugated packaging producers around the world.
In addition to the six standard series of OMEGA folder-gluers featuring different specifications and ancillary equipment, Duran Machinery is also able to provide R&D services to meet specific production requirements, ranging from unique packaging designs to manufacturing innovative tailor-made ‘customised’ systems.
DURAN MACHINERY - SPECIALIST FOLDER-GLUERS
THE NEW DURAN ALIUS
Available in three sizes, 70, 90, 110, the Alius is fully servo driven with a top belt speed of 600m/min. It features intelligent set-up that calculates and automatically implements all machine settings from the carton design without operator involvement. It also stores all settings for future repeat work.
Duran has also developed its own machine screening system that allows the user to monitor production from external devices like a tablet or mobile phone. Compatible with Industry 4.0, Alius shares data via its OPC UA platform which allows its current production to be screened from any web browser.
Machine screens include operator help content for easy troubleshooting. It also includes a continuous factory link for remote operator support when required. The new Alius also offers easy integration with other ancillary systems.
. Given its maximum speed of 600m/minute, it demands integration with pre-feeders and fully-automated packers to run this gluer at its full capacity. In addition to its regular pre-feeder, Duran also offers a turn-over pre-feeder as well as the well proven Omega Pack.
The contemporary design of the Alius gluers is based on a 30mm solid steel frame and easy set-up features that were designed with input from Duran’s technical team combining their worldwide experience.
The new OMEGA Intro 110 has been specifically designed as a high quality budget machine and as a reliable profit centre for its user(s). Featuring all of the well-known OMEGA build qualities, the Intro 110 is capable of producing straight line, crash lock, double wall and 4-corner boxes, as well as CD/DVD sleeves and ‘French fries’ cartons – to name but a few. It has a maximum belt speed of 300 m/min.
There are also a number of optional features available for the OMEGA Intro 110 folder-gluer that enables it to produce the following: Z-fold, inner partition, conical crash lock and 6-corner boxes – all at a maximum belt speed of 400 m/min.
The OMEGA Magnus is a specialty folder-gluer intended for corrugated production and available in three sizes: 170 - 210 - 230. The Magnus has a maximum belt speed of 300 metres per minute and is capable of processing E, B, C and double wall board, utilising a servo back folding system with a single finger for 4 and 6 corner styles, as well as being able to handle standard straight line and auto bottom functions.
The OMEGA Magnus is a sturdy folder-gluer constructed with 3 cm solid steel frames. Its feeder has an extendable rack gear for oversized blanks and it also has a vacuum transfer system. Equipped with belt adjustment on 10 feeder belts, the Magnus has dual feed gates with extra pile supports, ensuring accurate feeding.
Pre-fold and final fold sections incorporate pneumatically controlled and independently driven upper carriers, a long final fold unit, motorised adjusting folder belts, a pneumatic squaring device at the final fold for squaring crash lock bottom boxes, delivery and stacker sections with heavy duty trombone unit, and a down stacker which is a rear box squaring device with front edge control gauges on the stacker. All carriers on the Magnus are motorised.
Like all OMEGA’s, the Magnus is a user-friendly machine which features carrier motor control buttons on both sides, a colour monitor on the feeder for surveying delivery, an additional control board at the end of delivery, and remote control. The OMEGA Magnus is also available in a 'memory' version.
A number of options are available to enhance the flexibility and production capabilities of the OMEGA Performa Plus, and these include a Servo Back Folding System for 4 & 6 corner boxes, as well as motorised or motorised with memory versions.
Available in seven sizes from 55 to 165 cm widths, Allpro folder-gluers are capable of producing straight line, double wall, crash lock and optional 4 & 6 corners with single finger servo back-fold system, as well as inner partition, Z-fold, conical crash lock and CD boxes, at a maximum belt speed of 400 m/min.
OMEGA Allpro folder-gluers have standard motorised or motorised with memory versions available. They can be equipped with the OMEGA Braille Embossing System, OMEGA Turnpro, OMEGA Nick Breaker and OMEGA Ejection Section, as well as the OMEGA Pre-Feeder and OMEGA Pack Station. Furthermore, all Allpro folder-gluers can be customised to meet the requirements of special projects.
The OMEGA Braille Embossing System allows for efficient and high speed Braille embossing on the folder-gluer, and serves as an economical solution as the embossing is performed separately on blanks. This servo driven system has two discs; the male disc plate can be designed to have a dual embossing feature to reach the targeted high productivity packaging producers. With its versatility in design, the embossing location can be adjusted as required on any panel of the blanks. The system works in synchronisation with the folder-gluer, can be by-passed when embossing is not required, and can be integrated with quality assurance systems for Braille embossing.
The OMEGA Braille Embossing System can be integrated with all OMEGA folder-gluers in the 35 to 90 range and recommended with the OMEGA Side Register Section for perfect alignment of the boxes, prior to Braille embossing.