Mario A Cricca S-300XL Blister Packaging Machine for Pharmaceutical Industry

Mario A Cricca S-300XL Pharmaceutical Blister Packaging Machine

With a 240mm X 160mm format area, the Mario A Cricca S-300XL blister packer is an ideal production scale blister packaging machine for use with wider format blister packs. It offers many of the same benefits as the S-300  including large feeding area and tool less change over. It is designed to use all types of film and foil materials including cold form or thermo form packages. It’s available with various feeder options including dedicated feeders custom designed and built by Mario A Cricca for your product. The unit can also be supplied with different models of printers and camera inspection systems.


Technical Specifications
Electric 220VAC, 3 phase, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption 15 KVA approximately
Air 90 psi, 14.2 SCFM
Cooling water consumption at 12C 240 l/hr (4.0 l/min)
Dimensions 85.6″H, 182″W, 72.5″D
Weight of machine with tooling 2000kg approximately
Bottom web material 250 mm max width, 500 mm roll OD
Top web material 240 mm max width, 200 mm roll max OD
Index 165 mm max
Forming area 240 mm x 160 mm max
Forming depth 16 mm max (23 mm on request)
Speed 15-60 cycles/min
Features and Benefits

  • Blister packaging machine capable of thermoforming with and without plug assist and cold-forming
  • Wider forming area available for larger formats
  • Servomotor driven indexing with grippers
  • Standard conveyor belt
  • Available with four, or five stations: forming, sealing, code date, perforating, and die cutting
  • Forming station includes individual heater plate with plate lifting
  • PLC controlled with touch screen HMI and Ethernet connectivity
  • Recipe driven for fast changeover and setup
  • Stainless steel construction
  • Optional LIXIS B/W or color inspection system
  • Various printers available
  • Optional pinhole detection for alu/alu
  • Feeding Options
    • Hand Feeder Tray
    • Universal Brush Box
    • Dedicated Feeder (shown in picture)
    • Other Options