Made in the USA This product is made in the USA

The APM VBS 3/8DH is a manually operated, continuous feed band sealer for heat sealing vertically positioned plastic bags. The VBS 3/8DH is ideal sealing for most plastic, poly and foil bags. Dual 5” heat bars and dual 5” cool bars with independent temperature controls make the VBS 3/8DH ideal for medium to heavy duty bag or pouch sealing applications. With sealing widths of 1/8”, 1/4” or 3/8” the VBS 3/8DH is able to hermetically seal a wide variety of plastic bags with throughput rates up to 45 fpm1.

Standard Features:

  • USDA-approved vertical rotary band sealer
  • Speeds up to 45 feet per minute in medium to heavy-duty applications
  • Especially designed for difficult-to-seal pouch and bag materials
  • Uses special heavy-duty, wear-resistant laminated Teflon® bands
  • Dual 5″ long heating sections (capable of 500 degrees F)
  • Dual 5″ long nickel-plated cooling sections
  • Produces consistent, secure, hermetic seals 1/8″, 1/4″, or 3/8″ wide
  • Dual digital temperature controls with PID
  • Simple on/off switching allows generation from front, rear, or both heaters
  • Heavy-duty crank-adjustable floor stand
  • Chrome-plated sealing assembly
  • Anodized aluminum chassis
  • Stainless steel shafting


  • Seal validation
  • Embossing coder for product marking

1Testing might be required to determine obtainable speeds for your application.

Utility Requirements:

  • Air: None
  • Electrical: 120 VAC, Single-Phase, 10 AMPS

Approximate Dimensional Drawing:

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