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MCA Series
Capsule filling and sealing

The MCA MAPSTER series ensures cost-effective packaging and tried & tested reliability. Machines with handling chain, up to 6 lanes, input pick & place with heads and cutting and welding device for filter (bottom lid and/or top lid) in a unique station.

The MCA MAPSTER series ensures cost-effective packaging and tried & tested reliability. Machines with handling chain, up to 6 lanes, input pick & place with heads and cutting and welding device for filter (bottom lid and/or top lid) in a unique station.

MCA Series overview

The series of machines with handling chain start with the MCA-1 with a single lane, input pick & place, cutting and welding device for filter (bottom lid and/or top lid) in a unique station.

Dosing is carried out by a volumetric dosing screw and the weight accuracy is ± 0.2 g. Models include the MCA-2 for medium-low production, the MCA-4 for reliable medium-high production and the MCA-6 for intensive production needs featuring a six servo auger filler dosing system a check-weigher device providing feedback for superior accuracy.

Further to coffee, these machines are designed to dose different products with application of a kit for herbal and instant products. Multiple capsule systems are possible thanks to a simple format change and the MCA Series can be fitted with a host of accessories including integrated vertical packaging units, a nitrogen injection device, check-weigher, vision system and many more.

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MCA Series Highlights

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Compact linear footprint for more space in the production area
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Modular design enables greater customisation opportunities
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Servo motor-driven movements on mca-2/4/6 equipment
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Pc-based machinery
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Intuitive hmi for easier machine operation and set-up
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Dosing unit can be extracted easily for efficient cleaning and maintenance
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Cost-effective solutions for low-medium production output
  • Technical Data
  • Machine Layout
  MCA1 MCA2 MCA4 SHORT MCA4 LONG MCA6
Production speed 70 Capsules/min.

130 Capsules/min.

240 Capsules/min. 240 Capsules/min.

360 Capsules/min.

Installed Power 10 kW 16 kW 18 kW 24 kW 56 kW
Machine Weight 1.800 Kg 2.800 Kg 2.200 Kg 2.800 Kg 6.000 Kg
Expected compressed air consumption

400 Nl/min.

300 Nl/min. 300 Nl/min.

350 Nl/min.

400 Nl/min.

Compressed air pressure 7 bar 7 bar 7 bar 7 bar 7 bar
Material reel diameter
Material reel width
400 mm MAX
60 mm MAX
400 mm MAX
150 mm MAX
400 mm MAX
300 mm MAX
400 mm MAX
300 mm MAX
400 mm MAX
400 mm MAX
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MCA Series Gallery

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Infeeding pick & place
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Dosing and pressing unit
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Lid closing unit
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Exit pick & place
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Transfer cleaning system
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Doser pulling out system