CAPSULE FILLING MACHINE
Capsule Filling Machine is the mechanical device that fills the powders (active ingredients and the mixtures of active ingredients with combinations of different excipients) into hard or soft gelatin capsules .
Capsule filling machines are used commonly in industrial and pharmaceutical purpose. Millions of capsules can be filled by using different varieties of capsule filling machines which are provided by different manufacturer companies.
Capsules are prepared by filling the powder or formulation containing active ingredients and the mixtures of active ingredients with combinations of different excipients by the usage of different capsule filling machines. To form a capsule, the powder or formulation containing active ingredients and the mixtures of active ingredients with combinations of different excipient materials are filled with the help of filling rings into the body of the capsule from the powder hopper and then close the body of the capsule with the cap by the help of second filling ring.
Operation is simple. Meet the hygiene requirements of the pharmaceutical industry. Contact parts Stainless steel construction and use of non-corrosive approved materials eliminates contamination and facilitates easy cleaning.
Suitable for filling powder and granular materials in pharmaceutical and health food industries. Simple design and robust construction ensure long life and trouble free operation.
Take the cap sheet. Place it on a clean, dry surface.
Place the encapsulation sheet on top of the cap sheet using the black pegs to fix it correctly in place.
Pour capsule tops into the encapsulation sheet and, using a circular motion; gently shake the tops into the holes. While doing this, cover the gap in the wall of the encapsulation sheet with one hand to avoid spilling the tops.
When the holes are filled pour out the excess tops.
Remove the encapsulation sheet and put the filled cap sheet to one side.
Now take the bottom sheet. Fix the encapsulation sheet to the bottom sheet, using the black pegs to fix it correctly in place.
Pour bottoms into the encapsulation sheet and shake as before to fill the holes. Pour off excess bottoms.
Remove the filled encapsulation sheet and put it carefully to one side.
Pour a soop of powder filler onto the bottom sheet and use the spreader to fill the bottoms. Remove the spreader and put it to one side.
Take the filled cap sheet and place the middle sheet on top using the black pegs to fit it correctly in place.
Turn the cap sheet / middle sheet over and fix to the bottom sheet. Using hands and equal pressure, press down once to fit both parts of the capsule together.