powered by Pro Mach video

Pro Mach Web Site

Pro Mach Brands

ProCustomer Industry Leading Aftermarket Support
Allpax Retort Sterilization & Automation Systems
Axon Shrink & Stretch Sleeve Application Systems
Benchmark Food Distribution & Loading Systems
Brenton Case & Tray Packing & Robotic Systems
Currie by Brenton Conventional & Robotic Palletizing Systems
Dekka Case Taping Systems
Edson High Performance Case & Tray Packing Systems
EOL Packaging End of line Applications & Systems
Federal Liquid Filling & Capping Systems
Flexible Packaging Flexible Packaging Applications & Systems
Fowler Products Capping & Cap Handling Systems
ID Technology Labeling, Marking & Coding Systems
Inever Stickpack & Sachet Packaging Systems
IPak Machinery Tray & Bliss Forming Systems
KLEENLine Sanitary Product Handling Systems
LSI Pressure Sensitive Labeling Systems
Matrix Vertical Form Fill Seal Systems
Orion Packaging Stretch & Pallet Wrapping Systems
Ossid Tray Packaging & Weighing Systems
Pace Packaging Bottle Unscrambling & Orienting Systems
Rennco Vertical Bagging & Heat Sealing Systems
Roberts PolyPro Bottle & Box Handles & Application Systems
Shuttleworth Conveying & Material Handling Systems
Tekkra Shrink Wrapping & Bundling Systems
Toyo Jidoki Pre-Made Pouch Packaging Systems
Wexxar/BEL Case Forming & Sealing Systems
Zalkin Capping & Cap Handling Systems

Powered by Pro Mach

DEKKA Tape Alert System

Sentry 4

The DEKKA Sentry 4 Tape Alert system is designed to provide alarms for low tape levels and for problems related to the delivery of case sealing tape from the tape applicator head to the case itself.

The Sentry 4 alert system provides alarms for:

  • Low tape level on the roll
  • No tape or broken tape
  • Tape fouled or wound around the front case contact roller (depending on the circumstances)
  • Continuous or uncut tape

The Sentry 4 consists of special DEKKA tape heads with built in DC inductive proximity sensors and a control unit that provides low voltage [24 V.] power to the sensors, alarm logic circuits, and visual alarms by an indicator stack light on the unit and switching sets of contacts for external alarms.

The Sentry 4 control units differ from previous Sentry systems in the use of a simpler control system logic that no longer requires the use of a PLC controller. Instead, a straightforward, relay logic circuit is now used. All Sentry 4 systems use waterproof cable and connectors between the control unit and tape heads. The serial numbers of Sentry 4 units start with the prefix “S4D-“.

Dekka Pro Mach, Inc.

Features & Specs

DEKKA Sentry 4 Tape Alert System Features & Specs

Features

  • A built-in status light system.
  • Adjustable delay timing for uncut tape.
  • Two sets of contacts for connection to additional external alarms or interlocking controls: one for low tape, the second for all other tape faults.

System Components

  • DEKKA Sentry 4 tape heads with built-in sensors.
  • Sentry 4 control unit.
  • Waterproof cords to connect tape heads and control unit.

Images

The DEKKA Sentry 4 Tape Alert System