Standard Features

  • Quick change, timed and matched tooling (average changeover less than 10 minutes)
  • Main central drive of the turret and conveyor controlled with two (2) variable speed AC inverters
  • Timing screw and infeed transfer stars protected electronically with re-settable mechanical clutches
  • Multi-axes HD label headstands with calibration for repeatable setups
  • NEMA 12 standard
  • Ergonomically appealing layout with safety guarding and interlock access doors
  • Constructed from corrosion-proof stainless steel and UHMW materials

Available Options & Upgrades

  • Bottle orientation to a notch
  • Touch screen HMI
  • Extra change tooling sets
  • Electronic turret height adjustment
  • Label low level sensor and beacon fault upgrades
  • All stainless steel construction

Rotary Labeler in action: 


Rotary Labeler

Shibuya Hoppmann's rotary labeling system is designed with the needs of the contract packager and end user in mind. Shibuya Hoppmann has designed a versatile rotary labeler which can accommodate wrap-around, front & back, neck and spot labels as well as a wide range of product shapes and sizes, all within the same system. The rotary turret incorporates both the product handling capabilities and our industry leading label applicators and is completely designed and built in the Untied States of America. This combination of product handling experience and accurate label applicators provides our customers with a rotary labeler system unsurpassed in accuracy, speed, reliability and performance.

Features include:

  • Boom mounted operator control panel, which swivels for easy access/viewing
  • Customer specific control system
  • Robust multi-axis label applicator mounting system
  • Safety guarding surrounds the entire system
  • Jog functionality to accommodate easy setup
  • Stainless steel construction to provide corrosion resistance
  • Quick change tooling (average changeover less than 10 minutes)
  • Synchronized turret, conveyor and label applicator allows for easy speed change
  • Key components (e.g. timing screw, star wheel) on rotary include jam protection to prevent damage
  • Use of cams and gears (no belts) for plate rotation
  • Spring loaded top hold-down tools to accommodate variation in container height

Product Overview

Shibuya Hoppmann’s fully synchronized rotary labeling systems are designed to exceed customer’s expectations in even the most demanding production environments. The conveyor, infeed and discharge transfer wheels along with the timing infeed screws are part of the system and matched throughout all speed ranges. The unique configuration of the SH-AFE allows for maximum flexibility with minimal changeover time. This system can apply labels to a container in wrap-around, wipe-on or front and back modes in the same turret.

Product Specifications
 Labeling Rate (PPM)  Up to 800ppm *
 Label Head Speed  3,500”/min (1482mm/sec)
 Accuracy  ± 0.02” (± 0.5mm)
 Controls  Dual Processor
 Label Drive Motor  High Torque Micro Stepper
 Unwind Roll Diameter  14” (376mm) OD x 3” (76mm) ID
 Label Detection  Capacitance
 Product Detection  Photo Eye
 Machine Interface  External Sub D Connectors
 Power Requirements  115 or 220 VAC, 60 Hz, 6 Amps
 Environment  41-104˚F (5-10˚C), 25-85% relative humidity

*Dependent upon label and application

Shibuya Hoppmann Corporation strives to improve its products and reserves the right to change or discontinue specifications and designs shown in this information sheet without notice and without incurring obligation. Revised: 05/12.

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