Understanding Packaging and the Basics
Packaging Insight is a resource to help our customers understand the terminology used in the various packaging industries. We hope you find the information on these topics both informative and useful. As always we are committed to the success of our customers. If you have a question or need information on a product or topic not mentioned feel free to call us 813 242 6995.
The Luggage pallet Wrapper that was in for service and repair is all done and does it run well. New turntable motor, casters and oiled and lubed . Quick Pak's on-site technical services are available to support your staff during both planned and unplanned maintenance tasks. Our skilled service professionals can also be used to supplement your in-house resources helping to save time and reduce costs during installation, configuration, commissioning and maintenance of packaging equipment.
The CoPilot 256 ink jet printer is designed to print
superior quality hi-resolution characters on either porous or non-porous
surfaces. With up to 2.8” of total print height and the ability to print on
both sides of the substrate in a single pass, the CoPilot 256 is designed to
work as an integral part of your day-to-day packaging operation.
Increased Application Versatility
The system is capable of running oil-based or solvent-based
inks to print up to 2.8” (1.4” from a single head) of hi-resolution characters,
razor-sharp text, scannable bar codes, and great looking logos at 185 dpi. For
non-porous applications, users have the option of using Squid Ink’s
solvent-based inks for printing on a variety of products like coated cartons,
plastics, glass, shrink wrap, metals and more. Squid Ink’s PZ-1000 ink for
porous substrates offers low-maintenance performance, eliminating the need for
auto-priming functions and offering better ink utilization than competitive
The CoPilot 128 ink jet printing system offers the durability, versatility and productivity that you have come to rely on from Squid Ink. Whether you are printing lot codes on coated cartons, bar codes on corrugate cases, or product information and logos on PVC pipe you’re sure to find the right solution with Squid Ink’s new CoPilot 128. Industrial Design, User Flexibility
The system is capable of running oil-based or solvent-based inks to print up to 185 dpi at 135ft /min on a variety of substrates. For non-porous applications, users have the option of utilizing Squid Ink’s solvent-based inks to print a number of pigmented inks on a variety of non-porous products like, coated cartons, plastics, glass, shrink wrap, metals, and more. Squid Ink’s PZ-1000 ink for porous substrates offers low-maintenance performance, eliminating the need for auto-priming functions and offering better ink utilization than competitive systems. Maximize Your Uptime…
Luggage Wrapper being repaired at Quick Pak Inc. What is a luggage wrapper?
The luggage wrap machine is commonly used in airports to
wrap suitcases, golf clubs, pushchairs & backpacks. These machines have also been sold in other
sectors to wrap single boxes, plastic cartons, televisions ready to recycle and
various other applications.
They have a power pre-stretch film delivery mechanism
fitted, which allows the film to be stretched up to 245%. This will give a significant saving on film
compared to manual wrapping. There is also an easy thread head manufacture for
these machines. The machines that we make use film that is 750mm wide.
Airports - After an item is wrapped it cannot be opened
without your knowledge as the film creates a seal around your luggage. If the
luggage wrap has been damaged or opened then it will be clearly visible to you
because the film would be cut or torn.
In airports across the world, it is believed that luggage is
opened frequently by handling staff…