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SA1: Snake Arm Filling System (25ltr through to 1000ltr IBCs)


Use: For Multi-On-Pallet filling

32 x 20ltr containers in 2 layers

32 x 25ltr containers in 2 layers

4 x 200ltr Drum

1 x 100ltr IBC

Description: Fills containers on a pallet, one at a time, foaming and non-foaming. Can be used as a standalone unit, mobile or connected to conveyor systems.

Container Size: 20kg through to 1000kg (IBC)

Operation: A pallet or IBC in placed on the scale or indexed via conveyor system, on operating the Start Fill Push Button the scale automatically tares the weight of the containers and pallet to zero.

The lance and valves open and the system measure the weight of the product entering the container at about 90% of the fill weight the product flow rate is reduced to a fine feed producing impressively accurate fill. This is repeated for the rest of the containers.

Note: Each fill will Tare the weigh on the scale to zero i.e.: Pallet, empty containers, and all previous filled containers.


  • Max container height 1300mm as standard (Option for higher containers)

  • Standard use (none flammable)

  • ATEX Zone Gas group IIG

  • Hygienic

  • Bottom fill / Top fill / Above fill / Viscosity fill

  • Weigh or Flow Meter filling

  • One or Multi filling lines


For filling various products using our range of filling nozzles.


Bottom Fill: For foaming product, nozzle remains immersed in product while filling (lifts will level of liquid).


Top Fill: For non - foaming products, nozzle tip enters top of containers while filling.


Above Fill: For viscous products, nozzle remains above the container during the fill.

Extras: Data collection: Information from the weigh indicator can be sent to a PC via RS 232 connection, it will provide details such as product selected on indicator, date, time, target fill weight and actual fill weights. This is stored on a hard or PC spreadsheet.

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