Regular maintenance on pallet wrappers is obviously highly important to deliver a healthy ROI on the equipment. This involves a comprehensive and integrated approach to the unit, ensuring it’s set up correctly, treated with care and frequently assessed by those with the right expertise.
There are a number of issues to look for when assessing how your equipment is actually doing the job. Are you changing rolls before they have even finished? Are strapping tools are not feeding correctly? Are you struggling to create custom settings? Is the wrap not sealing properly?
One key factor – how often are your operators complaining about the machine? After all, they should be happy to be using it. All of these issues may be prevented with an ongoing maintenance schedule, a one-off tech site visit or greater care around the unit from all operators. Of course, sometimes the unit simply won’t start…