The EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder is a flexible and movable unit that converts your folder gluer into the perfect inspection solution for folding cartons. Developed together with the machine manufacturer Kohmann, our "pre-feeder module" can be placed in front of any folder gluer.
By allowing print shops to take advantage of the latest 100% print inspection technology without replacing their existing machinery, the EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder a cost-effective and reliable solution to avoid customer rejects, keep existing customers satisfied, and achieve new business opportunities.
Meet high-quality requirements
As required for most packaged materials for pharmaceutical, cosmetic, toiletry, and branded products, the EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder inspects 100% of the production of folding cartons, and compares it against the signed-off proof (typically a PDF file). The in-line system verifies the entire carton surface, including all flaps. It uses the folder gluer’s existing ejection device to reject any defective item, and provides a full inspection report.
The EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder makes it easy to avoid customer rejects and keep existing customers satisfied. By ensuring defect-free deliveries, it provides a key sales argument to differentiate from competition, and opens new business opportunities.
A fast, accurate and flexible solution
The EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder allows print shops to increase their print quality, while optimizing existing processes and resources. Compact and easy to connect, the unit can be placed in front of any folder gluer.
Thanks to the EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder, no additional process or operator is needed to perform a full and accurate print inspection. Moreover, even if operated at a speed of up to 500 m/min (1,640 ft/min), it detects the relevant defects, so the operator does not have to slow down production or compromise on quality standards.
Increase operator satisfaction
The EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder has been designed with ease-of-use in mind. This in-line inspection system is quick to set-up and easy to use. The intuitive interface, available in all major languages, guides the operator, increasing process safety, while simplifying quality controls and enhancing operator satisfaction.
The high performance vacuum belt of the EyeC ProofRunner Carton Pre-Feeder guarantees safe handling of all cartons as well as their proper alignment. The system is easy to maintain.