UVC – Semiautomatic filling machine by volume

0. Description of the basic machine
Series of filling machines suitable for any kind of liquid product, in rigid containers, in the range 0,1 lt up to 20 lts.
Fully pneumatic operated.
Model identification: UVC – 2,5-5-10-20, (the number corresponds to the Max volume by a single stroke).

1. Connection to the power nets:

a. The machine is operated by a compressed air at 6 Bar, (minimum pressure, for a reliable running, 5 Bar).

2. Preliminary adjustments
a. To adjust the filling head, 1÷2 cm higher than the upper edge of the containers to be worked out.
b. To adjust the closing press, as follows:
To switch OFF the compressed air.
To push down, by hands, the pressing tool, (plate or crimping pincer), up to the end of the pneumatic cylinder stroke.
To adjust the press height up to get the pressing tool in contact with the upper edge of the containers to be worked out.
To lock in position.
To switch ON the compressed air: the pressing tool will rise up, in rest position.
c. Volume adjustment
To unlock the handle on the graduated ruler.
By hand-wheel to adjust the volume moving the pointer on the wanted position of the ruler.
The more careful adjustment of the theorical volume will be done, after the first 2 or 3 containers, by the use of the counter.

3. Operation
To connect the machine to the nets:
- Compressed air
- Electric power
- Product
To put one empty container under the filling head.
To push START, (two push buttons if the machine is ready for filling and closing).
It is suggestable to check the weight of the first 2÷3 containers and, if the case, to adjust, by the use, as precise reference, of the number indicated on the counter of the hand-wheel itself.
The final number, indicated of the counter, must be register in order to be able to repeat the some production, in the future, avoiding the preliminary attempts.
To move the full container, in closing station, and to put the cover over it.
To put the next empty container under the nozzle.
To switch ON the press on the main control board.
To push, with both the hands, START: the machine, in automatic mode carries out the two stages of the filling cycle and the closure of the container previously filled

NOTE: detailed information and instructions on the machine, on the adjustment, use, maintenance, and spares parts, are available on the handbook supplied with the machine