4000-6 Multi-Station Deflasher


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Specifications: MTM 4000 Series Trimming System

General Purpose of the MTM 4000 Series Trimming System Provide trouble free deflashing of most containers. Container sizes arte listed below. Provide complete deflash finishing for pre-finished calibrated neck containers. Provide complete deflashing and or guillotine in either single or dual neck application for downstream finishing
PLC Controls Full program and documentation supplied with each system. Allen Bradley Micrologix standard, other upon request. Controls all functions of the trimmer from index rates, tooling platen control and infeed screws.
Operator Interface for Control Functions w/ Fault Messaging Monochrome Touch Screen can be moved to various locations while trimmer is running. Color Touch Screen optional.  
Bottle Per Minute Up to 120 bpm*  
Bottles Per Index 1 to 12 depending on size of bottle and customer needs Single and multi head configurations available
Bottle Size Range: (min/max)
Bottle Width (label panel to label panel)
Bottle Height
(other sizes can be engineered (optional)
2” – 7” 51 – 178 mm
8” – 13 ” 203 – 330 mm
Station Overall Height Adjustment /
Easy to adjust for an overall height adjustment of approximately 5” Additional heights available during design phase of engineering for customer needs
Bottle Infeed Height 36 in. + 2” legs only, other heights optional  
Motion of Stations 3 Servos Deflash tooling clamping motion by servo for quick and accurate nesting with deflashing / guillotining done pneumatically. Infeed screws and vacuum indexing conveyor also servo controlled for exact repeatability.
Tooling Installation Bolt in with sub plates for quick
Frame Design H/D Tubular Steel  
Bottle Feed System Provides bottles at correct spacing and accurately places them for proper trim Servo driven screws synchronized with servo driven vacuum conveyor
Trimmer Guarding Clear sliding doors full length of trimmer  
Bottle Feed Conveyor / Scrap Conveyor Customer Supplied  
Jam Detection Sensor and Servo Torque Limiting  
Voltage Requirement 480 vac – 60 Hz – 3 Ph, others voltages quoted upon request
* Bottles per minute are only approximate. 6 up on 13” centers will net a max of 70 bpm. 12 up will net 120 bpm on 7.5” tooling centerlines. Speed is solely dependent on bottle size and shape. Lectro/MTM will look at the customer bottles and provide an estimate of bpm upon request.



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