High Speed Tablet Press The AQUARIUS G is the latest press from KIKUSUI designed for pharmaceutical production. Features include, very simple operation and maintenance, easy access, quick turret exchange. All in a very rugged, reliable and compact design that KIKUSUI has always been known for. It provides turret exchangeability, which has the Turret Arm Swinging System making turret exchange a quick and simple task, as a Standard Feature.
It has B (BB, D) type keyed upper punch sockets, 10 ton pre & main compression rollers, and 7.5kW electric motor. The speed of the turret is 20~120 (D=100rpm) rpm yielding a throughout capacity for a 36 (45, 30) station press of 43,200 (54,000, 36,000) to 259,200 (324,000, 180,000) tablets per hour. The machine dimensions are approx.W1,010mm×D1,010mm×H1,750mm.
The external finish is stainless steel. The powder/tablet contact parts are arranged from Stainless Steel 316L with electro-polishing.
Also it provides turret changeability as standard; this feature serves to reduce product changeover time, as well as to increase the presses flexibility by allowing the use of B and D tooling on the same press.
|Model & Type||AQUARIUS G-J/Regular Mode|
|No. of Stations||60 (Die Plate)||45||36||30|
|Type of tooling||KU12 (KIKUSUI Original)||BB||B||D|
|Max pressure (kN)||Pre 100 / Main 100|
|Max tablet dia (mm)||11||12||16||25|
|Turret speed (rpm)||20-120||20-100|
|Filling depth (mm)||1-18|
|Tablet thickness (mm)||0-8|
※Maximum pressure for KU12 is 25kN