Am Heegwald 11 · 76227 Karlsruhe · Germany

Romaco Macofar WM 8000 Washing Machines

The automatic washing machines in the WM 8000 series are designed for cleaning vials. These intermittent motion machines provide flexible, programmable washing cycles for a thorough cleaning process that is easy to validate.

Vial separation uploading
Vial separation uploading

Benefits of the WM 8000

  • Works with up to four different fluids (pre-washing in an ultrasonic bath, demi or recycled water, distilled water or water for injection (WfI))
  • Optimally accessible
  • Vials cleaned on both the inside and outside by coaxial nozzles that allow a combination of water and air
  • Washing cycle programme is highly flexible and customisable
Nozzles with lateral slots
Nozzles with lateral slots

Technical Highlights

  • Special external jet nozzles
  • Co-axial inner jet nozzles ( patented )
  • External nozzles move downwards to wash the whole external surface of the containers
  • Pre-washing through ultrasonic bath, tank  is integral part of the machine structure
  • Automatic elimination of possible lay-down containers (90 °) in the infeed
  • Automatic trapping of reversed containers (180 °) in the infeed
  • Physical separation of each row of vials before lifting phase to washing cycle
  • Optional siliconization of containers at the end of cycle
  • All water tanks can be located inside the machine frame. All pumps, filters, piping mechanic components located on the back of the machine, easily accessible through transparent guards
  • Positive, guided discharged of containers either onto tray or directly to tunnel infeed conveyor
  • Universal transport gripper system for both vials and ampoules

 

Vial transport
Vial transport

Technical Data

  8200 8300 8400/16 8400/8
Cleaning stations 9 9 9 9
Containers per row 8 12 16 8
Max. output/hour 12000 18000 24000 12000
Container diameter (mm) 52 52 25.4 52
Container height (mm) 150 150 150 150
Container height, with ultrasonic tank (mm) 120 120 120 120
Distilled water pressure (bar) 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Air pressure (bar) 5 5 5 5
Power consumption (kW) 15 15 15 15
Power consumption, with ultrasonic bath (kW) 22 22 22 22
Weight (kg) 2400 2400 2400 2400