Timberline Machinery Inc.
7 Pittsburgh Ave                           Nashua, New Hampshire 03062, USA
Phone (603) 889-7233         Fax (603) 889-7300        Call Ed Makepeace

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1993 Liberty blow molding machine - Perfect for Drinkable Yogurt bottles - Complete line !!!!

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Manufacturer

Model

Year

Shot Capacity (ounces)

Head Configuration

Comments

30122 

Liberty 

RS 3500 

1993 

43 

10 

10 head on 4 inch centers, run 10-up bottles up to 1-liter (quart), great condition, including complete downstream line, perfect for drinkable yogurt 


- 1993 Liberty RS 3500 reciprocating screw blow molding machine
- EXCELLENT CONDITION !!!
- 10 heads on 4 inch centers
- 1200 gram shot capacity
- platen size 40.75 inches wide x 10.25 inches high
- screw output 585 pounds per hour (265 kg/hr)


PERFECT FOR 10-UP DRINKABLE YOGURT BOTTLES! or any other bottles from 100ml up to 1 liter!
- this line most recently ran 250ml drinkable yogurt bottles for Dannon, Yoplait, and 
  other top-brand name yogurt manufacturers 
     - We can package this line for you with brand new 10 cavity drinkable yogurt bottle molds
       as a fully supplied, ready-to-run system !!
- currently configured for 10-up HDPE bottles having up to 1-liter (quart) capacity
- optional head configurations available for either 4-up 4-liter (gallon) bottles 
  or 6-up 2-liter (half gallon) bottles

DOWNSTREAM AUTOMATION, FINISHING, AND PACKAGING EQUIPMENT INCLUDED:
- cooling bed conveyor
- tail flash detabber
- neck finishing spin trimmer
- 12 station leak tester
- ALL IN EXCELLENT CONDITION !!!

HEAD CONFIGURATIONS:
- these machines are currently configured for:
  - 10-up HDPE bottles on 4 inch centers for bottles up to 1-liter (quart) in capacity

- optional head configurations are available for:
  - 8-up HDPE bottles on 5 inch centers for bottles up to 1-liter (quart) in capacity

SPECIFICATIONS AND FEATURES:

Features of the Liberty RS Series Blow Molding Machines

- Patented front die adjustment system allows machine to be adjusted while running 
- Part removal & trimmer systems are totally automated 
- Rugged shot extrusion assembly 
- Closed loop energy efficient drive 
- Extruder securely attached in front (allows set up with out preheating) 
- 125 HP drive to extruder. Separate 20 HP drive to clamp & shot 
- Machine is designed for easy maintenance. Spare parts readily available 
- Programmable controls 
- Proportional clamp hydraulic module available 
- Rexroth Calzoni drive and pump 
- Lexan sheathed guards & access doors enclose mold area, with other safety devices 
- Redundant interlocking systems protect operator 
- Extra rugged tie bars, clamp, & rotac 
- Unique heavy duty modular base design 
- Trimmer has extra large sprocket & Ferguson indexer 

 
Specifications, Liberty RS Series           RS 3000   *RS 3500    RS 4000  

Clamp
- Clamp Platen Width (max useable, inches)    33        40.75       51
- Platen Height (max useable, inches)         10        10          15
- Tie Bar Diameter, inches                    2         2.25        2.75 
- Number of Tie Bars                          4         4           4 
- Platen Closed (min, inches)                 6         6           6 
- Platen Closed (max, inches)                 12        12          12 
- Platen Stroke, inches                       12        12          12  
- Clamp Pressure, tons                        60        90          90 
- Platen Thickness, inches                    3.25      4.25        5.50 

Utilities 
- Electricity (max. connected load, amps)     193       223         253 
- Air (CFM at 100 psi)                        40        50          50  
- Water (Farenheit, at 70 GPM, 90 psi)        35        35          35 

Reciprocating Screw Extruder 
- Screw diameter, inches                      3         3.5         4 
- Screw L/D Ratio                             24:1      24:1        24:1 
- Type of Drive, hydraulic                    Radial    Radial      Radial
- Heater Zones                                4         4           4 
- Plasticizing capacity, lb/hr HDPE           350       585         750 
- Standard Shot Capacity, grams HDPE)         850       1200        1600  
 
Hydraulic 
- Extruder Pump, GPM                          56        115         115 
- System Pump, GPM                            32        32          32 
- Extruder Pump Motor, HP                     60        125         150 
- System Pump Motor, HP                       20        20          30  
- Reservoir Capacity, gallons                 150       150         150 


Production Capacities 

Container              GramWeight  EstCycle(sec)  Cavitation   Bottles/Hour  Bottles/6000 HourYear  

Liberty RS 3000 

Lightweight 

Gallon                     65            7             3          1,542             9,257,000 
1/2 Gal, 2 Liter           38            7             4          2,057            12,342,000 
Quart                      25            7             5          2,571            15,426,000 
Pint                       18            6             8          4,800            28,880,000 
1/2 Pint                   10            5.7           8          5,052            30,312,000 

Industrial 

F Style Gallon            140            15            3            720             4,320,000 
Gallon                    110            12            3            900             5,400,000 
1/2 Gallon                 60            12            4          1,200             7,200,000 
Quart                      45            10            5          1,800            10,800,000 

** Liberty RS 3500 

Lightweight 

Gallon                     65            7              5         2,571            15,428,000 
1/2 Gallon, 2 Liter        38            7              6         3,085            18,514,000 
Quart                      25            7           * 10         5,142            30,857,000 
Pint                       18            6           * 10         6,000            36,000,000 
1/2 Pint                   10            5.7         * 10         6,315            37,890,000 

Industrial 

F Style Gallon            140            15             4           960             5,760,000 
Gallon                    110            12             5         1,500             9,000,000 
1/2 Gallon                 60            12             6         1,800            10,800,000 
Quart                      45            10             8         2,880            17,280,000 

Liberty RS 4000 

Lightweight 

Gallon                     65            7              6         3,085            18,510,000 
1/2 Gallon,2 Liter         38            7              8         4,114            24,684,000 

Industrial 

F Style Gallon            140            15             5         1,200             7,200,000 
Gallon                    110            12             6         1,800            10,800,000 
1/2 Gallon                 60            12             8         2,400            14,400,000 

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NOTE: Although machinery descriptions are believed to be accurate and 
      are from sources deemed reliable, they are not guaranteed and we 
      invite your inspection prior to purchase.
We are one of the largest stocking dealers of plastics molding
machinery in the United States, and have been selling plastics
machinery worldwide for over 35 years. Our inventory is constantly
changing, and we are often liquidating complete plants. Please keep
in contact with us so that we can keep you informed of our latest
purchases.

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