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New Control Upgrades available

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The Bosch “House of Kits” offers you spare parts and modernization packages (Kits) tailored to your specific needs, along the entire machinery life-cycle. It contains Assortment Kits for the commissioning and ramp-up phase, Preventive Maintenance Kits for the operating phase and Modernization Kits with state-of-the-art technology.

In the Bosch E-Portal, you can find information about discontinued parts and obsolete components, and order follow-up materials or Upgrade Kits for your installed base.

In the modernization phase, we support you with three Control Upgrade Kits to replace obsolete controls or discontinued components with newer state-of–the-art solutions. These kits will help to extend your machine’s lifetime and ensures spare parts availability as well as long-term availability of your machines.

 

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1. Control Upgrade Electric Cabinet Kit

For our machines BPK 0160 HA and BPK 0240 A, our supplier discontinued the following components which are no longer available: the touch panel, the control system and the servo drives. We therefore recommend upgrading to the latest electric cabinet to avoid extended periods of machine downtime in case of failure.

Benefits at a glance

  • Simplified operation by using HMI touch
  • Integrated recipe control
  • Latest Bosch software version

 

 2. Control Upgrade Servo Conversion Kit

For our machines Pack 5, Pack 6 and Pack 30, our supplier discontinued the following components which are no longer available: the PLC’s, motors and its controls and spot correction systems. We therefore recommend upgrading to the latest electric cabinet to avoid extended periods of machine downtime in case of failure. This modernization consists of a complete package, including a new pre-mounted electric cabinet with servo drives, replacing the existing cabinet. The wrapper, as well as the infeed system will be equipped with servo motors.

Benefits at a glance

  • Worldwide easy accessible service
  • Improved operator functionality due to easy HMI structure
  • Software updates possible by simply replacing the flashcard
  • Machine footprint remains the same
  • All current format parts can be re-used

 

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Control Upgrade Servo Conversion Kit

 

3. Control Upgrade PacDrive-3

Our supplier discontinued the servo PacDrive-M series, which is part of all Elematic machine types as well as of the machine types FLK, VLM, BKK, BVH, BVW, VRM and BTK. The following components are concerned: MC-4 and PS5 controllers, with accessories; C200 / C400 / C600 / MAx-4 master controllers, including all options and accessories and the iSH servo motors.

For servo PacDrive-M series we have a specific last order offer for you. The respective components can be ordered until the end of 2018.

For a long-term solution we strongly recommend upgrading to the latest PacDrive-3 series to avoid extended periods of machine downtime in case of failure.

Benefits at a glance

  • High flexibility due to modular software and drive concept
  • Sensitive fibre-optic connections will be re-placed with solid sercos III wires
  • Automatic installation of the corresponding controller firmware version
  • Fast exchange and commissioning of individual components
  • Software convertible
  • Identical PacDrive diagnostic

 

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Control Upgrade – from PacDrive-M to PacDrive-3

 

For more information about our control upgrade solutions and last order offers please contact your local after-sales partner at Bosch Packaging Services.

 

Contact:
Amina Dervisbegovic
Product management
+41 58 674 6053
amina.dervisbegovic@bosch.com

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