Review: Fette Compacting Presents New FEC20 Capsule Filling Machine at Achema

Fette Compacting is presenting its new FEC20 capsule filling machine at Achema in Frankfurt.

As the smaller version of the FEC40, it now makes its innovative technology available for medium-sized output volumes of up to 200,000 capsules per hour.

2016 saw Fette Compacting revolutionizing capsule filling technology: thanks to numerous technological innovations, the FEC40 achieves an unmatched output of 400,000 capsules per hour with its Duplex Concept design.

The FEC20 is now celebrating its world premiere at Achema, the leading international trade fair, in Frankfurt am Main.

Fette Compacting has adapted and further developed the technical concept of the FEC40 for its second capsule filling machine in an effort to make it available for medium-sized batches of up to 200,000 capsules per hour.

Another revolutionary feature is represented by the patented tamping pin station assembly system enabling users to change dosing methods, products and batches in no time.

When additional pre-fitted tamping pin stations are used, the machine is ready for production within an extremely short timespan.

Furthermore, up to three pellet stations can be installed in the machine.

“The fact that we can dismantle and clean the filling stations outside the machine has enabled us to significantly reduce conversion...

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