SC 4/6/8 – UP TO 450 CARTONS/MIN.

Universal continuous motion cartoning machine primarily for applications in the health care and cosmetics industry with an output rate up to 450 cartons/min.

Cartons are positively opened by levers and stationary counter suction (cups) and carton set-up kinematics.

SC4 - Machine Frontside



  • Design and machine functions meeting the requirements of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Simple and tool-free size changeover
  • Use of the servo drive technology for the optimal adaptation of machine functions to the packaging process requirements
  • Centralized Touch Screen with 3D visualization
  • Ideal access for cleaning and maintenance
  • Connection to SCADA control system
  • Track and Trace Technology
  • Product identification and traceability

Technical Data:

Model SC 4 SC 6 SC 8
Working principle continuous continuous continuous

Size range – A/B/H (mm) 
(machine with 2 chains)

20-75 /15-75/50-85 20-125/15-110/50-85

Size range – A/B/H (mm)(machine with 3 chains)

20-75/15-75/65-180 20-125/15-110/65-180 40-165/40-75/65-185

Size range – A/B/H (mm)(machine with 4 chains)

20-75/15-75/85-230 20-125/15-110/85-230 40-165/40-75/65-230
Max. output (cartons/min) 450 300 150


The following basic functions are available on all machine types:

  • Product feeding
  • Carton feeding with carton set-up
  • Product infeed, leaflet feeding
  • Carton closing system with tuck-in and/or glue closure, safety and tamper-evident closure
  • Registration, embossing, control systems (code reader)
  • Product Feeding Systems

The following product feeding systems are available depending on machine type:

  • Tube feeding systems
  • Bottle feeding (by star wheel or auger)
  • Feeding of ampoules, spoons or cannulas
  • 2-6 axis transfer handling systems
  • Sorting, placing and collating of even more difficult products to be fed prior to cartoning

Special feeding systems and application or layout relevant special features are feasible any time.



The SC 4/6/8 cartoning machine series is preferably used for the cartoning of products of the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry.

In principle all products to be packed for selling, dispatching or display purposes  – whether as single product or as multiple pack and with or without leaflet or directions booklet – can be cartoned.

Products / or any combination of this list:

  • Tubes
  • Blisters
  • Vials
  • Ampoules
  • Pouches, bottles, sachets
  • Trays
  • Spoons
  • Cannulas

Carton Characteristics / Carton Qualities:

On the SC 4/6/8 cartoning machine range all carton qualities with paper weights of 250-500g/qm can be processed (DIN 53121). Recycling qualities are applicable.Dimensions and tolerances of the pre-glued carton should be according to DIN 55522.