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In the realm of industrial packaging, Inpak Systems works with a variety of top-notch industrial packaging companies. We offer well-made, durable, and competitively priced machinery, all of which perform consistently well for customers of all sizes. In this blog post, we’re reviewing a Closing option in the form of the American Newlong NP-7A portable bag closing machine.
The Newlong NP-7A portable bag closing machine
The Newlong NP-7A is a high-speed, hand-held, portable bag closer that uses a single thread, 3” chain stitch to close paper, cotton, hessian/burlap/jute, and PP/PE woven bags. Ideal for agricultural products such as feed, fertilizer, flour, and chemicals, the NP7A has steel cams designed for continuous use and an automatic oiling system to lubricate moving components.
The NP-7A has a robust construction for reliable operation with minimal maintenance. Specially designed features extend the life of the equipment; plastic shock-resistant isolation handle, automatic oiling system for lubrication of moving components, extra-wide feed dogs, automatic thread cutting, and an improved steel cam.
An optional overhead, suspended, spring balancer support, and tape attachments are also available at an additional cost.
Photo of the Newlong NP-7A
Key features of the Newlong NP-7A:
- Portable: The NP-7A is lightweight and compact, making it easy to move around and use in different locations
- Single thread chain stitch: This type of stitch is strong and secure, but it can also be easily opened by pulling the thread. This is useful for bags that need to be resealed.
- Plastic shock-resistant isolation handle: Provides user comfort and protection
- Automatic oiling system: This system helps to keep the machine lubricated and running smoothly
- Automatic thread cutting: This feature eliminates the need to cut the thread manually, which saves time and effort
- Durable construction: The NP-7A is made from high-quality materials and is built to last
- Easy to use: The NP-7A is simple to operate, even for people with no prior sewing experience
- Versatility: The NP-7A can be used to close a wide variety of bags, including paper, cotton, jute, PP/PE woven cloth, and more
Benefits of the Newlong NP-7A
- Portable and lightweight: The NP-7A is lightweight and compact, making it easy to move around and use in different locations. This can be beneficial for businesses that need to close bags in different areas of their operation.
- Cost-effective: The NP-7A is an affordable machine, making it a good investment for businesses of all sizes. The increased efficiency and productivity can quickly offset the initial cost of the machine. Low maintenance requirements for reduced downtime and costs.
- High sewing speed: With a maximum sewing speed of 8 meters per minute, the NP-7A can significantly speed up the bag closing process compared to manual methods or slower machines. This can lead to increased productivity and output, especially for businesses that need to close a large number of bags on a daily basis.
- Reduces labor costs: The automation of the bag closing process with the NP-7A can help to reduce the need for manual labor, which can lead to lower labor costs. This can be especially beneficial for businesses with tight margins or those looking to streamline their operations.
- Strong and secure stitches: The NP-7A’s single thread chain stitch is strong and secure, helping to prevent bags from bursting or splitting open during transport or storage. This can help to protect the contents of the bags and ensure product quality.
- Easy to open and reclose: The chain stitch can be easily opened by pulling the thread, making it convenient for resealing bags if needed. This can be useful for bags that need to be accessed multiple times or for storing products that require periodic inspection.
- Wide range of materials: The NP-7A can be used to close a variety of bag materials, including paper, cotton, jute, PP/PE woven cloth, and more. This makes it a versatile tool that can be used for a wide range of applications.
- Simple to operate: The NP-7A is easy to use, even for people with no prior sewing experience. The machine has a simple design and intuitive controls, making it quick and easy to learn how to use.
- Robust construction: The NP-7A is made from high-quality materials and is built to last. This makes it a reliable machine that can withstand the demands of industrial use.
- Automatic oiling system: The automatic oiling system helps to keep the machine lubricated and running smoothly, reducing the need for maintenance and downtime.
Startup, Preventative Maintenance, and In-Plant Services
Inpak is unique in that our Field Service Technicians can perform Startup, Preventative Maintenance, and In-Plant Services on all of our equipment. We’re ready and able to assist you to get and keep your packaging equipment up & running.
Inpak Systems offers a startup service on your new Newlong model NP-7A equipment. This includes verifying that the equipment is operating properly to factory specifications. The startup service includes operation verification, operator training, and maintenance training.
Preventative Maintenance Services:
To prevent downtime and costly emergency repairs, preventive maintenance (PM) services are available for all of your equipment. To ensure your Newlong NP-7A operates at maximum efficiency, PMs can be arranged to fit your production schedule.
In-Plant Repair Services:
Inpak Systems offers in-plant repair of your Newlong NP-7A equipment. Our experienced, factory-trained, and certified technicians use genuine OEM parts to ensure your equipment is restored to original factory operating specifications. Dispatched from our WI location, we offer national coverage and we ensure a quick response throughout the Midwest.
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