At Kitmondo, we pride ourselves on offering a diverse array of used counting machines, crucial for precision and efficiency in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries. These machines are meticulously engineered to count and dispense products such as tablets, capsules, and small chemical components with unparalleled accuracy, ensuring consistent quality and adherence to industry standards. Our selection ranges from €5,000 for basic models to €100,000 for advanced, high-capacity units from renowned brands like Cremer, IMA, Aylward, and Busch. Each machine features specific capabilities such as counting speed, product compatibility, accuracy, and automation level, tailored to your production needs.

When selecting a counting machine, consider factors such as the type of products being counted, the desired counting speed and accuracy, how the machine integrates with your existing packaging lines, and ease of operation and maintenance. These considerations are essential for achieving reliable, high-quality counting, boosting production efficiency, and minimizing downtime. Investing in our used counting machines not only allows you to access premium equipment at a fraction of the cost but also supports sustainable practices by extending the life of durable machinery.

Kitmondo is dedicated to providing outstanding customer service, ensuring you find the ideal machine to elevate your pharmaceutical or chemical processing operations. Browse our listings today to uncover dependable counting machines that deliver exceptional performance and value for all your precise counting needs.

Swiftpack 2x16 channel counting machine with Unscrambler

Year: 1997

Speed for tablets (per min) 16000
Speed for capsules (per min) 16000

Tablet and capsule counter used

Year:

DESCRIPTION: Linear tablet and capsule counter. Linear concept for optimal product separation and product detection that ensures accurate counts. SECTORS OF USE: Pharmaceutical, chemical, cosmetics, food, dietary, medical devices, manufacturing. MAIN FEATURES: The tablet counter is designed for seamless integration into complete bottle lines, it can also be used as a standalone solution for numerous pharmaceutical and nutraceutical applications. It …

Collischan TC 8410 Counting machine

Year: 2007

Tablet Counter is designed to electronically count products, into predetermined quantities, controlled via industrial PLC and operator HMI . Containers are fed via a single lane conveyor with starwheel feed system, each container is tare and gross weighed before and after filling. The actual content is accurately measured and weight deviations of the containers are eliminated. Weighing range 300g Product …

KING TB4 Bottling unit

Year: 2006

Electrical power 400 V
Speed for capsules (per min) 800
Speed for tablets (per min) 2600
Speed container (per min) 20

Flexomatic Counting machine

Year: 2001

Tablet filling machine Manufacturer Flexomatic machine is on good condition It can count small round and shaped from 3mm to 12mm Speed is 12,000 per min

CREMER - Tablet and Capsule counter used

Year:

DESCRIPTION: Linear tablet and capsule counter with 8 channels. The linear concept uses three vibrating plates for optimal product separation and product detection that ensures 100% accurate counts. SECTORS OF USE: Pharmaceutical, chemical, cosmetics, food, dietary, medical devices, manufacturing. MAIN FEATURES: The CREMER tablet counter Designed for seamless integration into complete bottle lines, it can also be used as a …

Cremer CF830 Counting machine

Year:

Cremer model CF830 8 lane tablet/capsule counter complete with pneumtic gating system, 3.8m long x 100mm wide slat band variable speed conveyor. Stainless steel construction, manual included. Dimensions: 3.8m x 1.4m x 2.2m high. As images show, can be supplied as a complete line to include: King LH5 single side, wrap labeller 1m stainless steel rotary table Capper - press …

C.E. King TC12 Counting machine

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C.E. King counter with updated controls and counting heads in 2012 12 lanes, automatic gating, CE marked can be supplied as a line at extra cost

Used IMA Precisa 12 Counting machine

Year: 2005

Speed for tablets (per min) 1500
Speed container (per min) 1500
Speed for capsules (per min) 1500

Swiftpack Tablet Counter line SP16 Counting line

Year: 1998

Swiftpack Tablet Counter line SP16 Counting line Counting line two 16 lane swiftpack counters updated the counters were updated in 2022 swiftpack bottle unscramble swiftpack two lane convoyor swiftpack swift lift automatic tablet loader bosch capper screw or press caps the counters were updated new plc and touch screen in 2022

King TB4 Counting machine

Year:

Electrical power 240 V
Speed for capsules (per min) 800
Speed for tablets (per min) 2000
Speed container (per min) 30

5,170 €

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GB United Kingdom


ABACO G1 Counting machine

Year: 2016

Speed for tablets (per min) 600

KING DISPENSA TABLET AND CAPSULE CHECK COUNTER Counting machine

Year:

Speed for tablets (per min) 1000
Speed for capsules (per min) 300

4,340 €

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GB United Kingdom


King TB4 Counting machine

Year:

King TB4 Counting machine in working condition. Neat & Clean machine

7,860 €

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GB United Kingdom


ZUMA - In Process Control Unit for Capsules used

Year:

DESCRIPTION: The capsule filling line is not complete without a selection of capsules. It forms an important aspect of quality control. With a capsule sorter, you can easily remove chipped, loose, light weight pieces or empty capsules. SECTORS OF USE: Pharmaceutical, chemical, cosmetics, food, dietary, medical devices, manufacturing. MAIN FEATURES: Defect-free capsules pass freely through the holes on the inclined …

Swiftpack Counting line Counting machine

Year: 2004

Speed container (per min) 60

Contador hematológico Niho towards de Celltac

Year:

Nihon kohden hematological counter from Celltac. It works correctly.

King TB4 Capsule filling line

Year: 1995

Electrical power 240 V
Speed for capsules (per min) 800
Speed for tablets (per min) 2600
Speed container (per min) 30

6,000 €

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CZ Czech Republic


Hachmang HA 6008 Counting machine

Year: 1999

Used Hachmang HA 6008 MCI counter, From the year 1999. 8 channels.

King Triumph Counting machine

Year:

Speed for tablets (per min) 2500


Enhancing Precision: A Comprehensive Guide to Counting Machines in the Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industries

Counting machines are pivotal in the pharmaceutical and chemical sectors, offering precise and efficient solutions for counting tablets, capsules, pills, and other small items. These machines ensure accuracy, enhance productivity, and maintain stringent quality control standards. Understanding the various types, features, and purchasing considerations for counting machines can significantly boost your production capabilities and product integrity. Exapro, a premier online marketplace for used industrial machinery, provides a diverse selection of counting machines, giving businesses access to high-quality equipment at competitive prices.

Varieties of Counting Machines

Counting machines are available in different types and configurations to meet specific industrial needs. Here’s a detailed look at the main types:

Tablet and Capsule Counting Machines

Designed primarily for the pharmaceutical industry, these machines guarantee precise counting for packaging and quality control.

  • Electronic Tablet Counters: Employ advanced sensors and electronic systems for exact counting of tablets and capsules. Ideal for high-speed production lines.
  • Optical Counting Machines: Use optical sensors and cameras to count items, offering high accuracy and speed. Suitable for various sizes and shapes of tablets and capsules.

Multi-Channel Counting Machines

Featuring multiple channels or lanes, these machines can count several product streams simultaneously, increasing efficiency.

  • Single-Head Multi-Channel Counters: Suitable for medium to high-volume production, providing accurate counting at moderate speeds.
  • Multi-Head Multi-Channel Counters: Perfect for large-scale production, offering high-speed counting with multiple heads operating simultaneously.

Slat Counting Machines

Slat counters utilize a slat system to count items as they move through the machine, providing a straightforward and reliable counting method.

  • Rotary Slat Counters: Use rotating slats for counting, ideal for medium to high-speed operations. Known for their robustness and reliability.
  • Linear Slat Counters: Utilize linear motion for counting, suitable for lower-speed applications requiring high accuracy.

Flow Counting Machines

Flow counters measure the flow of items through a sensor, providing a non-contact counting solution.

  • Infrared Flow Counters: Use infrared sensors to detect and count items, ideal for applications requiring gentle handling of delicate products.
  • Ultrasonic Flow Counters: Employ ultrasonic waves for counting, offering high accuracy and suitability for various small items.

Combination Counting and Filling Machines

These machines integrate counting and filling functions, streamlining the packaging process by combining two critical steps into one.

  • Integrated Counting-Filling Systems: Seamlessly count and fill bottles, vials, or packets, enhancing production efficiency and reducing manual handling.

Exapro offers a wide variety of these counting machines, ensuring businesses can find equipment tailored to their specific operational needs.

Key Features and Specifications

When selecting a counting machine, consider the following features and specifications to ensure the machine meets your operational requirements:

Counting Accuracy

Accuracy is crucial for maintaining product integrity and meeting regulatory standards. Look for machines with advanced sensors and counting mechanisms to ensure precise counts.

Speed and Throughput

The machine's speed and throughput impact overall production efficiency. High-speed machines are essential for large-scale operations, while slower machines may be suitable for smaller runs. Evaluate the machine's counting speed (items per minute) to ensure it meets your production needs.

Versatility and Flexibility

The ability to handle different types and sizes of products is key for versatile operations. Choose machines with adjustable settings and interchangeable components to accommodate a range of products, from tablets and capsules to small chemical items.

Automation and Control

Advanced automation and control systems enhance precision, consistency, and efficiency. Features such as programmable settings, touch-screen interfaces, real-time monitoring, and automated adjustments can significantly boost productivity and ensure consistent quality.

Cleaning and Maintenance

Easy cleaning and maintenance are vital for hygiene and operational efficiency. Machines made from high-quality stainless steel with accessible components simplify maintenance, reducing downtime and operational costs. Exapro provides information on the condition and maintenance history of used machines to aid in informed decision-making.

Leading Brands in Counting Machines

Top brands offer higher quality and better support. Some leading brands in the counting machine market include:

  • Cremer: Known for high-precision and innovative counting machines, Cremer offers robust solutions for various pharmaceutical applications.
  • IMA: Renowned for durable and advanced technology, popular in pharmaceutical and chemical industries.
  • Aylward: Provides high-performance counting machines known for reliability and accuracy.
  • Marchesini Group: Known for efficiency and versatility, offering reliable performance for large-scale operations.
  • Cozzoli: Offers precision-designed machines ideal for high-speed counting in complex and high-volume production.

Exapro features equipment from these and other reputable brands, ensuring access to reliable and well-supported machinery.

Pricing of Used Counting Machines

The cost of used counting machines varies widely based on factors like age, condition, brand, and features. Prices generally range from several thousand to several tens of thousands of dollars. For example, a used Cremer electronic tablet counter might be priced between $10,000 and $30,000, while a high-end IMA multi-channel counting machine could cost $50,000 to $100,000. Exapro’s marketplace offers transparent pricing options, ensuring competitive deals for buyers.

Conclusion

Counting machines are crucial in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries, offering efficient and reliable solutions for counting tablets, capsules, and other small items. By understanding the different types of counting machines and key factors to consider when purchasing, businesses can make informed decisions that enhance their operational capabilities. Exapro provides a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, with detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need an electronic tablet counter, multi-channel counter, slat counter, flow counter, or an integrated counting and filling system, Exapro’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right equipment for your needs.