Model Name: NERPA

New England Machinery’s Rotary Plug Applicator and Heavy-Duty Rotary Plug Applicator are economical, precision plug and insert application systems. Each is a continuous motion rotary plugging machine that precisely aligns and places plugs or fitments into containers. Plugs are gently pressed into the into the containers at a pre-determined depth. Our Pluggers eliminate crooked or misaligned plugs. Select the Heavy-Duty Rotary Plug Applicator for high speed or plugs requiring high force insertion.

Rotary Plug Applicator System

New England Machinery, Inc. Rotary Plugger System NERPA



NERPA Benefits:

  • Easy changeover
  • Continuous motion rotary device that precisely aligns and places plugs into containers
  • No clutch wear parts
  • Handles a wide variety of plugs

NERPA Features:

  • Anodized aluminum and 304 stainless steel construction
  • Welded and polished stainless steel frames
  • Clean, non-painted, non-marring surfaces
  • Container change parts constructed of engineered plastic
  • Soft start and stop features
  • Jog switch with 10’ cord
  • Clear polycarbonate guarding
  • Zero access exit tunnel
  • Keyless safety interlocks on all guard doors
  • High floor clearance
  • Hand wheel adjustments for bottle height change
  • Cluster central lubrication
  • Adjustable discharge height 36”+/- 2”
  • Infeed and backlog photo eyes
  • Low air safety shutdown
  • UL listed components
  • 100% fabricated and built in the USA

Electrical Features

  • NEMA-12 Electrical
  • 208-240VAC, three phase, 60Hz, 15A
  • TEFC (totally enclosed fan cooled) AC motors
  • AC drives
  • Allen Bradley® PLC

Pneumatic Features:

  • 5-10 cfm. @80 PSI. clean, dry, oil-free compressed air

Select the Heavy Duty Option NEHDRPA:

The heavy duty rotary plug applicator places plugs into containers that require a high force and/or high speed application.

Plugged containers are transferred to the discharge starwheel and exit the system to the customer-supplied conveyor.

Readout Features:

  • In addition to NERPA Features:
    • 208-240VAC, three phase, 60Hz, 30A