Sidewinder Label Inspection System is designed to perform 100% verification of printed text and graphics at high speeds. Our base package provides the ultimate in label rewind technology and surpasses the competition in every performance category.
This base system may be upgraded with any of the other Sidewinder product configurations. The Sidewinder offers a variety of inspection groups that may be applied in any combination with a default of 10 vision tools per given inspection group. The system has been developed with proven Cognex vision technology.
Sidewinder System Highlights:
- Automatic web reversal upon detection of failed inspection
- Sets the point for removal by operator
- Uniform rewind of label reels
- Self-tensioning system in forward and reverse
- Automatic and manual operation modes
- Accurate label counting and tracking
- Splice detection and tracking
- Air cores capable of gripping plastic and paper
- Small dimensions (42” X 40”)
- Optical Character Verification (OCV)
- Recognizes multiple ID codes: 1D Barcode, Data Matrix (2D Barcode), PDF417 Symbology
- Print Quality Inspection (PQI)
- Optical Character Recognition (OCR)The system can inspect text printed with virtually any printing technology and black or white text on various colored backgrounds. The web width may range from 12.7mm (0.5”) to 178mm (7.0”). Label length can range from 12.7mm (0.5”) to 406.4mm (16.0”)