Universal 16 (U16) packaging system

16 Station Modular Blister Sealing Machine


The U16 was engineered to offer you maximum flexibility. Our unique modular design allows for multiple machine configurations, alterations and expansions based upon your unique needs and growth. Quick set-up maximizes production time. Our expert team offers the training and support needed to help guarantee your success.

The U16 is the machine to take your company’s production to the next level.



  • 18” x 26” Sealing capacity
  • Modular “plug and run” feeders
  • Servo controlled drive
  • Safety interlocked guards
  • Quick accurate change-over
  • 36” wide product load stations
  • Full PLC control with 15” touchscreen
  • Temperature controlled through touchscreen
  • Seal time controlled through touchscreen
  • Adjustable sealing pressure
  • Emergency stop switches
  • 5 – 15 cycles per minute
  • Large seal area ideal for club pack



Machine TypeCarousel
Product Nesting Trays16
Seal Area18″ X 26″
Sealing Unit
Operating Temperature RangeUp to 600 ° F
Heater Capacity9600 Watts
Machine ControlsOmron NJ series with 15” operator interface
Volts208/230 VAC
Amps60 (will vary with options)
Cycles60 Hz
Cycle speed5-15 cycles / minute
Compressed Air
Volume35 SCFM @ 15 cpm at 90 psi
Air Cylinder for Press1
Bore Diameter10“
Maximum Form Depth3 1/4″
Machine Dimensions
Machine Height74″
Machine Width102″
Machine Length336″
Product Load Station Height38″
Shipping Weight6500 lb.
Operator Safety
ControlsCat 3/PLd Safety Circuits
Guarding and InterlocksMetal/Lexan™ Door with Positive Break Electrical Safety Interlocks
*Disclaimer: Algus reserves the right to modify equipment specifications without prior notification.


  • Blisters are fed automatically into nesting trays
  • Operator loads product into blister
  • Cards are fed automatically into nesting trays
  • Heat seal press seals the cards to the blisters
  • Transfer Eject removes finished packages from the machine & places them face down on your conveyor
  • Multiple configurations are possible by moving stations or adding additional stations


  • Modular design – maximum flexibility
  • Easy to use touchscreen controls
  • Designed to accommodate 24/7 operation
  • Quick tool changeover assures maximum up-time
  • Category 3/PLd safety circuits
  • Feed stations are reloadable during machine operations

Optional Features

  • Heat plate change-over assist
  • Heat seal tooling
    • 16 product nesting trays
    • Blister and card magazine
    • One blister plug rack
    • Card, eject suction rack
    • One heat plate (Seal Die)
  • Teflon® coating for seal die
  • Anodized tooling components
  • PLC control with data acquisition
    • Time, Temperature and Pressure monitor
    • Alarm systems
  • Barcode verification system with optional reject system
  • Product presence verification
  • Lower seal press anvil
  • Plastic welding systems
    • Radio-Frequency sealing (RF)
    • Ultrasonic sealing
    • Hot-Cold sealing
  • Eject Systems
    • Transfer eject (std)
    • Hand-off eject
    • Pick and place
  • Modular Satellite Systems
    • Inserts or double cards
    • Foldover card
    • Clamshell closing
    • Product loading
  • Lot code printing
    • Laser System
    • Inkjet System
  • Robot Integration

For additional information or to speak with a professional, call 815-756-1881

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