Search results for: "packaging industry"

Format adjustments in packaging machines

Bastian Mehr | 30. April 2020

Can lubricants be dispensed with in format adjustments?

Most packaging machines have a number of format adjustments. They are often made with trapezoidal lead screw nuts and a corresponding

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How xiros plastic ball bearings prevent sparking

Patrick Czaja | 12. August 2021

Freedom from active lubrication, long service life, hygienic design, suitability for intensive cleaning processes, and anti-static component properties are indispensable in packaging technology. GEA Food Solutions GmbH Germany GmbH

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Corrosion protection with stainless steel in the food industry

Lars Braun | 24. April 2020

…“Kolsterising and tribo-polymers” white paper Kolsterising: corrosion-resistant surface hardening Kolsterising in action for different steel grades New design options in the packaging industry Interaction of igus plain bearings with Kolsterised…

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With which shafts do polymer plain bearings work best?

Jan Michels | 15. April 2020

Many different shaft materials are used in the packaging, food and beverage industries. If a cost-effective solution is required, steel shafts are of interest. If light weight is important,

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Spherical bearings for weigher flaps

Jan Michels | 28. April 2020

…multihead weighers, can be found in various types of packaging machines (such as bag forming, filling and sealing machines). Because the products to be weighed and packaged are often sensitive…

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