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If you’re looking for a high-speed vertical form fill seal (VFFS) machine with the flexibility to add on accessories and parts to customize it, then the NOVUS is for you. Created using decades of experience in packaging systems, the NOVUS bagging machine was designed to meet your current needs with the ability to adjust to any future demands.

Available in a 250, 350, and 380 model, all NOVUS packaging systems are low maintenance with modular assemblies for quick changeover and improved accessibility.

Learn more about the NOVUS bagging machine features below and how it can integrate seamlessly into your current production line or become an important part of a new line. Or, contact BW Flexible Systems today to talk to our trained sales team about your application needs. We can help you find the right machine for your business.

NOVUS VFFS Machine Features

The NOVUS packaging system works for a variety of industries but is best suited for the food market. Learn more about the features that make the NOVUS vertical form fill seal machines a top-tier choice for packaging applications.

High-Speed Continuous Motion

The NOVUS is a high-speed leader with the latest in continuous motion technology. This allows for a production rate of up to 220 bags per minute.

User-Friendly Control System

The NOVUS servo-driven system features off-the-shelf Allen-Bradley ControlLogix control system with Kinetix 6000 system.

Quick Changeovers

Take full advantage of the wide speed range and wide range of bag styles with full configuration available for polyethylene or heat-seal applications.

Customizable Parts and Accessories

The NOVUS vertical form fill seal machines can be fully customized to meet your specific requirements, whether it is a specific bag style or production need like full bag conveyors, Ethernet connection, transverse zip applicator, tear notches, code daters, and more.

Slimline Footprint

The slim-line footprint of the NOVUS packaging systems saves valuable floor space while the fully enclosed stainless-steel construction offers environmental protection.

Add NOVUS to Your Production Line with BW Flexible Systems

Production Rate
  • Up to 200 bags per minute

Package Range
  • Min Width: 60mm (2.36”)
  • Min Length: 60mm (2.36”)
  • Max Width: 380mm (14.96”)
  • Maximum Length: Infinitely variable from 60mm

Power Requirements
  • 20 Amp, 3-phase neutral and earth, 10KVA

Air Requirements
  • Heat-seal mode (with air operated vacuum pump) = 600 l/min
  • Poly-sealing mode = additional 1,800 l/min
  • Air consumption is normalized
  • High Speed Continuous Motion
  • Up to 220 bags per minute
  • Servo-driven motors 
  • Allen-Bradley ControlLogix with Kinetix 6000 system allows for wide speed range and wide range of bag styles
  • Quad Pack Capability
  • Three model sizes: 250, 350 & 380
  • Environmental protection with fully enclosed stainless steel construction and stainless steel top tray
  • Slim-line footprint
  • Reduced setup times
  • Modular assemblies for quick changeover
  • Various jaw options
  • Transverse zip applicator
  • Full bag conveyors
  • Ethernet connection for MIS/Scada systems
  • Block bottom/gusset bag
  • Tear notches
  • Code daters
  • Gas flushing
  • Static eliminators
  • Tucking devices. 

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