The new and improved tape applying head!
MGL Tape Applicator Heads

  Product Name: Tape Head metering unit
Weight: < 10 lbs (<4.5 Kg)
Overall Size: 17" (43.1cm) H X 13" (33cm) D X 2 1/4" (5.71cm)W
Tape Types: Many types of single sided and double sided tapes
Tape Length Minimum: 1 ½" (3.81cm)
Parallel Tape Min.: 2 1/2" (6.35cm) (use pattern head option to acheive smaller gaps)
Tape Widths: ½" (6.35mm), 5/8" (15.87mm), 3/4" (19mm), up to 1" (25.4mm) wide tape on standard 1" (25.4mm) head (wider heads optional)
Tape Thickness: Up to 1/16" (1.52mm) thick
Tape Roll Size: 12" (30.5cm) O.D. on 3" (7.6cm) I.D. roll standard
(larger roll support is special order)
Power Requirements: Roller or Conveyor Parasitic
Air Requirements: 60 psi min.
How it works for you
  We have many customers that choose to use our metering units on their office folder gluer or die-cutting machine. Our taping heads are 'parasitic' taking power from rollers, or conveyors to which they are mounted onto, thus there are no conflicts, servo requirements, or speed synchronization needed. Simply stated they are a complete system that issues tape on to a product upon demand. Metering units can be separately mounted above a conveyor belt and programmed to  
Features Benefits
   • Two state tape head     Highly reliable applying mechanism.
Shorter tape minimum
   • Air logic    

Highly durable and
   • Far fewer parts
      than mechanical
   • Accuracy
      maintained over
      many years
   • No cam shaft to
      wear down.
   • Independent head
   • Independently
     powered heads

   • Parasitic Tape Heads     Very easy to install and use.
Easy to place on conveyor systems
No servo requirements.
No speed synchronization needed.
   • Independently Adjustable Heads     Run different tape sizes together synchronously  
   • Simple Tape Unwind System     Easy to use and more reliable.
No electronics required to track velocity.
   • Snap-in Tape Guides     Change tape width in seconds.
No head disassembly required.
  Pattern head
For applying multiple tape rolls from one tape head.
2" (50.8mm) and 3" (76.2mm) tape heads
For using wide rolls of tape.
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