Model name: SO

Versatile. Reliable. Gentle Container Handling.

The New England Machinery, Inc. line of secondary orienters can handle low and high speed applications. They are designed to orient decorated/labeled or undecorated/unlabeled asymmetrical and symmetrical bottles in various sizes and shapes.

Depending upon the model, correct orientation is detected and achieved via mechanical methods, photoelectric sensors, proximity sensors, color sensors, electromechanical sensors or a vision system.

Inline Secondary Bottle Orienter System
New England Machinery, Inc. Inline Secondary Orienter SO



SO Benefits:

  • Capable of orienting empty or filled containers
  • Capable of orienting decorated/labeled or undecorated/unlabeled containers
  • Capable of orienting capped or uncapped containers
  • Quick and easy changeovers
  • Easy install – slides up to customer’s existing conveyor
  • High floor clearance
  • All models available as stand-alone models
  • All linear secondary orienters can be monoblocked with NEM unscramblers


SO Features:

  • Anodized aluminum and 304 stainless steel construction
  • Welded and polished stainless steel frames
  • Clean, non-painted, non-marring surfaces
  • Clear polycarbonate guarding
  • Zero access exit tunnel
  • VFD motor speed controls
  • UL listed components
  • Adjustable discharge height 36”+/- 2”
  • Hand wheel adjustments for bottle height
  • 100% fabricated and built in the USA

Electrical Features

  • NEMA-12 Electrical
  • 208-240VAC, three phase, 50/60Hz, Amps varied by model
  • AC variable frequency drives