At Kitmondo, we proudly offer a diverse selection of used carton and board converting machines, indispensable for the efficient production of packaging materials in industries such as food and beverage, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals. These machines are engineered to transform flat sheets of carton and board into finished products like boxes, trays, and various packaging components with remarkable precision and speed. Our inventory ranges from €10,000 for basic models to €200,000 for sophisticated, high-capacity units from renowned manufacturers like Bobst, Heidelberg, Kama, and Jagenberg. Each machine comes with distinctive specifications, including cutting and creasing capabilities, folding and gluing options, production speed, and levels of automation, ensuring they meet your specific production requirements.

Selecting the right carton and board converting machine involves considering several key factors. Think about the types of packaging products you need, the thickness and quality of materials, the machine's speed and efficiency, and how well it integrates with your existing production lines. These considerations are vital for producing high-quality, consistent packaging, improving production efficiency, and lowering labor costs. By investing in our used converting machines, you gain access to top-notch equipment at a fraction of the original cost, while also supporting sustainable practices by extending the lifespan of durable machinery. Kitmondo is committed to providing excellent customer service, helping you find the ideal machine to elevate your packaging production operations.

Discover Kitmondo’s listings today and find reliable carton and board converting machines that deliver exceptional performance and value for your packaging production needs.

Dong Sung Active 1300 Carton converting machine

Year: 2002

Active 1300 marching automat Maximum format: 1100x1300 x mm Korean production machine State of the BDB in continuous operation cardboard treatment 180g / m2 - 300 g / m2 sheet weight 3 - 8 mm automatic top vacuum feeder automatic bottom belt feeder adhesive section

Kolbus da 232

Year: 1999

Manufacturer: Kolbus Mode: DA 232 Production year: 1999 Open cover format: max .: 660 x 380 mm, min .: 210 x 130 mm Equipment: A device for measuring and controlling the viscosity of the adhesive with a pump and a water tank for manual filling. The Copilot system, which not only facilitates the operation of the machine, but also ensures …

Klett Box King 2800 Carton converting machine

Year: 2003

Model Klett Box King Classic from 2003 Autofeed from 2016 Year: 2003/2016 Data: Max width 2800 mm Supplier: Klett The Machine has been elevated to allow sheets stacks approx 140-145 cm from floor. Alternative is to make a pit in the floor (drawings available). Programmable via PC (included). Main servo motor has been changed to a stronger. Bottom infeed shaft …

Jagenberg / Heidelberg Japack PRO Carton converting machine

Year: 2003

Jagenberg / Heidelberg Japack PRO Carton converting machine Japack PRO , refurbished in 2023 Year: 2003

EMBA 240 Carton converting machine

Year: 1982

A colorful line for the production of flap packaging with a rotary die cutter and a u55260920 strapping machine U55260920 - EMBA 240 2 Oversys Reference: U55260920 Format: 1100mm x 2400mm Type: LINE FOR THE PRODUCTION OF FLAP PACKAGING Producer: EMBA Model: 240 Year: 1982 Continent: EUROPE We present this EMBA 240 FLIP PACKAGING LINE, 2 colors, manufactured in 1982. …

Versor Serto 160 k4 Carton converting machine

Year: 2018

SERTO 160k folding and plywood machines for sale. Proukcja year 2018, Its condition is VERY GOOD, practically as on the day of purchase Very low mileage. very high productivity. 100% operational like new

Solema conveyer 08.375

Year: 2008

5 pieces of conveyer 1- 600x2400mm motorized belt 2- 90degree bend 3-600x3500mm motorized belt with control unit 4-600x800mm walkway 5-300x1000mm end unit

3M-Matic 700a-E Carton converting machine

Year:

Carton sealer Multi-format machine type 29200 New upper and lower cassette Manufacturer 3M-Matic Model 700 a-E Dimensions (mm) 780x1180mm Height (mm) 2180mm Electr 380V 50Hz 1,4A 240W Weight (kg) 195kg Adhesive tape dimensions Maximum roll diameter 410mm (inside roll 76.2mm) Tape width 38-50mm Carton dimensions: width 150 - 550mm Carton dimensions: height 120-625mm Carton dimensions: minimum length: 150mm

Pattyn Razim SL Carton forming, bag inserting, sealing and closing line

Year: 2004

Carton forming, bag inserting, sealing and closing line. The line is existing out of the following parts: Part 1: Carton box forming machine. American folding boxes including folder of the bottom flap and taping of the bottom side of the box. Adjustable box size. Easy format adjustment. Min box size: 200 x 150 x 75 mm. Max box size: 450 …

NS MULTI LG digital printing machine

Year: 2020

Digital printing machine NS MULTI LG Printing on corrugated cardboard, up to 1.5 cm thick, very high definition. Maximum printing width 110 cm, unlimited length. perfect condition

BAHMULLER DL 25/36 SG Carton converting machine

Year: 2001

BAHMÜLLER MASCHINENBAU GmbH, Germany semi-automatic sewing and gluing machine maximum format: 3600 x 2500 mm maximum speed of 1 part: 270 pcs/hour maximum speed 2 parts: 150 pcs/hour stitching 2x top/bottom gluing 2x top/bottom

SAMS SMB12 Carton converting machine

Year: 2023

Stitcher with 1.2 m arm Machine manufactured in our workshop. 6-month lead time from order. 1-year parts and labour warranty.

FRESCHI ITALY SRL Machine For The Production Of Foil Sleeves

Year: 2014

Machine For The Production Of Foil Sleeves sleeve pack mechanical speed 400 m/min minimum LF 20 mm maximum LF 265 mm maximum tape tension when unwinding 100 N minimum tape tension when unwinding 15 N maximum tape tension when rewinding 50 N minimum tape tension when rewinding 5 N tape direction from left to right electrical voltage 400 Volt / …

WPS 1100 - 2 Carton converting machine

Year: 2006

Heiber+Schrŏeder, Germany ejector for missing foils and double sheets (installation 2021) workable grammage of the solid board corrugated blanks min. 220 g/m2 max. 600 g/m2 up to a thickness of 5 mm size of blanks (one lane) void size (dual lane) min. 80 x 80 mm max. 800 x 1100 mm min. 80 x 80 mm max. 800 x 530 …

Peroni SC 1000 Carton and Box making machine

Year: 2017

Peroni SC-T 1000 (grooving & 4 corner cutting) Board case size min: 130×130 mm Board case size max: 1000×700 mm (Max 960 mm width when using double feeder) Corner size range min: 20×20 mm Corner size range max: 535×350 mm Board thickness min: 1 mm Board thickness max: 4 mm Overall dimensions: 5500 x 3600 x 2100 mm Capacity max: …

Used Curioni 2600 t Carton converting machine

Year: 2004

Used Curioni 2600 t Carton converting machine Used machine visible in Italy, sold "as it is"

Drent Gazelle 6 IMR Converting line

Year: 1984

Modern label- and forms converting machine, with unwind and pneumatic loader, E&L web guide with register and tension control, 1 die cutting station with matrix waste removal, 2 cutting- and perforation punching units for pin feed punching, cross perforating unit, folding unit (for reel-to-pack) and motorized delivery table. Console unit for all operation handlings. Manuals, tools, lots of tooling (a …

CVS Meccanica LINEAR RP 160

Year: 2016

Upper feeder : Paper 180 - 20 gr. up to 500 gr. stretched cardboard Lower feeder : Microwaves; Low Waves; MicroTriple UnCover; Microwaves; Low Waves; MicroTriple Cover ; Gray cardboard 1 - 2 - 3 mm Precise register on gripper and pull lay Pressing belt in the delivery after the glue unit 1.000 speed/h Mod. Linear RP Precise Register Vinyl …

Fasson gluing machine Stock Type SFAM 716 with display mounting station

Year: 2021

Suitable for full, shape, edge or strip gluing. A high level of gluing and repeat accuracy of the gluing is guaranteed. Suitable for different backing material - such as open formats, punched blanks, etc. made of corrugated and solid cardboard, rigid foam boards, etc. • Sheet system using driver chains, even for complicated cuts • high register accuracy • Working …

Tränklein BRM500 Book block rounding machine

Year: ~ 1970

Make Tränklein Model BRM500 Year 1970? Width 500 mm Options up to 100 mm thickness Available Direct this extra information is standard for this model. Please always double-check the details during a visit The Tränklein BRM500 is a highly efficient and versatile book block rounding machine that was first introduced in 1970. Designed to refine the edges of book blocks, …


Paper Perfection: Your Ultimate Guide to Carton and Board Converting Machines

In the dynamic world of printing and packaging, carton and board converting machines are the unsung heroes, transforming flat sheets of paperboard into beautiful cartons, boxes, and other packaging marvels. These machines bring precision, efficiency, and versatility to the table, making them indispensable for manufacturers across industries like consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, and food and beverages. To truly harness their potential, understanding the types, features, and considerations for purchasing these machines is crucial. Kitmondo, a premier online marketplace for used industrial machinery, offers a diverse selection of converting machines, granting businesses access to top-notch equipment at competitive prices.

Unveiling the Magic: Types of Carton and Board Converting Machines

Carton and board converting machines come in various shapes and sizes, each tailored to specific production needs and applications. Here’s a closer look at the main types:

Die Cutting Machines

Die cutting machines craft intricate shapes from paperboard, creating components for folding cartons and other packaging products.

  • Flatbed Die Cutting Machines: Utilize a flat die for precision cutting, perfect for short to medium production runs and handling thicker materials.
  • Rotary Die Cutting Machines: Employ cylindrical dies for high-speed, high-volume production, ideal for large-scale operations.

Folding and Gluing Machines

These machines fold and glue die-cut shapes into finished cartons and boxes, crucial for creating sturdy and functional packaging.

  • Automatic Folding and Gluing Machines: Fully automate the folding and gluing process, suitable for large-scale production environments.
  • Semi-Automatic Folding and Gluing Machines: Blend manual input with automation, great for medium-scale operations and custom packaging solutions.

Laminating Machines

Laminating machines add a protective or decorative layer to paperboard, enhancing the final product's appearance and durability.

  • Thermal Laminating Machines: Use heat to bond laminates, providing a strong, durable finish.
  • Cold Laminating Machines: Apply pressure-sensitive adhesives, ideal for heat-sensitive materials.

Coating Machines

Coating machines apply finishes to paperboard, adding protection, gloss, or specific functional properties.

  • UV Coating Machines: Use ultraviolet light to cure coatings instantly, offering a high-gloss, durable finish.
  • Aqueous Coating Machines: Apply water-based coatings for an eco-friendly, protective finish.

Kitmondo offers a variety of converting machines to meet diverse production needs.

The Essentials: Key Features and Specifications

When selecting a carton and board converting machine, consider these crucial features and specifications:

Production Speed and Capacity

The machine’s production speed and capacity determine how many units it can produce in a given timeframe. High-speed machines are essential for large-scale operations, while lower-speed models may suffice for smaller runs. Kitmondo’s listings provide detailed specs on production speed and capacity to help you choose the right machine.

Material Compatibility

Ensure the machine can handle various grades of paperboard, carton stock, and laminates. Machines compatible with a range of materials offer greater production flexibility.

Automation and Control

Advanced automation and control systems enhance precision and consistency. Features like programmable settings, touch-screen interfaces, and real-time monitoring can boost productivity and ensure high-quality output. Kitmondo’s platform includes machines with varying levels of automation to suit your needs.

Precision and Accuracy

Precision is key for high-quality finished products. Look for machines with advanced cutting, folding, and gluing technologies that deliver consistent, accurate results.

Durability and Maintenance

Durability and ease of maintenance are critical for long-term efficiency. Machines made from high-quality materials like stainless steel resist wear and tear. Easy-to-clean designs and accessible components simplify maintenance, reducing downtime and costs. Kitmondo provides detailed information on the condition and maintenance history of used machines.

Leading Lights: Top Brands in Carton and Board Converting Machines

Choosing reputable brands ensures quality and support. Here are some leading names in the converting machine market:

  • Bobst: Renowned for high-precision, innovative machines, Bobst offers robust solutions for various applications.
  • Heidelberg: Known for durable, advanced technology, Heidelberg machines are a staple in the packaging industry.
  • Mitsubishi: Mitsubishi provides reliable, high-performance converting machines for demanding applications.
  • Koenig & Bauer: Koenig & Bauer machines are efficient and versatile, perfect for large-scale operations.

Kitmondo features equipment from these and other esteemed brands, ensuring access to reliable machinery.

Investing Wisely: Pricing of Used Carton and Board Converting Machines

The cost of used converting machines varies widely based on factors like age, condition, brand, and features. Prices generally range from a few thousand to several tens of thousands of dollars. For instance, a used Bobst die cutting machine might cost $20,000 to $50,000, while a high-end Heidelberg folding and gluing machine could be priced between $50,000 and $100,000. Kitmondo’s marketplace offers a variety of pricing options, ensuring transparency and competitive deals.

Conclusion

Carton and board converting machines are indispensable in the printing and packaging industry, providing efficient, reliable solutions for turning paperboard into high-quality packaging products. By understanding the different machine types and key purchasing factors, businesses can make informed decisions that align with their production needs. Kitmondo offers a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, with detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need a die cutting machine, folding and gluing machine, laminating machine, or coating machine, Kitmondo’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right equipment for your converting operations.