Starview ERB8-1418 Blister Sealer

At a Glance:


  • Eight-station Automatic Rotary Blister Sealing Machine
  • Starview’s exclusive selectable sealing station program allows the use of one (1) through eight (8) sealing fixtures with operator selected start position from HMI
  • Remote access – Ethernet standard / Wi-Fi optional
  • Medium format 14” x 18” sealing area accommodates a wide range of package sizes
  • Excellent for OEM’s, contract packagers and handicap workshops
  • Heavy-duty industrial design floor model machine
  • Optional self-standing card feeders and finished package unloader increase the machine versatility
  • Larger standard and custom machine sizes and features quoted on request

Standard Features

  • Programmable logic control (Omron)
    • Intelligent system that allows changes or upgrades from Starview provided flash memory
    • Ethernet connection to PLC and HMI allows remote access by customer from PC, Laptop, smartphones and tablet devices to HMI screens and PLC functions, and by Starview for program changes, diagnosis or updates when internet connected.  Optional Wi-Fi connection available
  • Color HMI includes:
    • Time and date displayed on HMI
    • System monitoring page.  Heating, batch counter and job recipe displayed at a glance
    • Production counter page displays total machine cycles, current job cycles and current job completed packages.  Production speeds are displayed in both cycles per minute and packages per minute
    • Machine standby mode.  7-day programmable schedule allows automatic machine start-up and shut down
    • Full Job Recipe storage with memory for up to 100 different recipes
    • History page with last 200 cycles stored and displayed with time and date stamp
    • Digital temperature controller on screen display in degrees Fahrenheit or Celsius with alarms
    • Seal Timer
    • Table speed control
    • Table rotation delay timer
    • Manual / Auto / Single cycle modes
    • Complete manual control of all individual functions for set up
    • Table jog
    • Machine diagnostics with difficulty location
    • Preprogrammed for optional card feed and package unloading systems
    • On-screen system errors for troubleshooting
    • Last 7-days alarms stored and displayed with time and date stamp
    • Electrical parts page(s)
    • Pneumatic parts page(s)
    • Mechanical parts page(s)
    • Two-position START/STOP system for Auto Mode
    • Emergency STOP push button
    • Class 4 pneumatically operated and interlocked lift/swing gates on right and left hand sides of sealing press
    • Hot plate insulator
    • Teflon sheet covered sealing plate
    • Optional quick-change mounting for relieved face plates
    • Automatic turntable, cam index drive with variable speed AC variable frequency controller
    • Rotary table perimeter safety guard


  • Base machine pre-wired, plumbed and programmed to accept optional card feeding and finished package unloader


  • Filter, Regulator & Pressure gauge installed on airline
  • Easy access through rear of machine for tooling changeover or maintenance
    • Welded heavy-wall steel tube construction
    • Steel components powder coated blue color


Electrical (Customer to specify): 208-230 Volts / 1 PH / 30 Amps or

208-230 Volts / 3 PH / 20 Amps

Control: 24 Volts DC
Heating system: Cartridge type 4.8 KW
Pneumatic cylinder bore size: 1 @ 6″
Maximum air consumption per cycle: 1.1 scf @ 100 psi
Self-standing Card Feeder air consumption per cycle: 0.5 scf@100 psi
Self-standing Finished Package Unloader air consumption per cycle: 0.5 scf@100 psi
Nominal seal area: 14″ x 18″
Maximum Sealing force: 2900 lbs. @ 100 psi air
Air inlet size: 3/8” NPT female
Open loading stations: 7
Standard blister depth: 3.25″
Standard allowable blister back upward projection: 2.25”
Cycle speed: Variable 1 to 15 on average
Approximate dimensions: 91”D x 81”W x 62”H
Working Height: 36.0”
Approximate weight: 1,700 LB.