July 28, 2023 | Mark Andy Inc.

Introducing the Tidland RD AutoScore: Next-Generation Automation for Tag and Label Converting

Mark Andy is proud to offer introductory access to the newest technology in automation for tag and label converting – the Tidland RD AutoScore. Developed by Maxcess, this cutting-edge solution enables faster run speeds, reduced setup time, improved safety, and increased productivity. In this article, we will explore the key features and benefits of the RD AutoScore and how it revolutionizes the converting industry. 

Enhanced Automation for Improved Efficiency 

The Tidland RD AutoScore brings automated depth setting and trim width control, allowing for precise and repeatable adjustments for score blades. This feature ensures consistent and accurate results, reducing downtime and optimizing production efficiency. With fast changeovers and the ability to handle a wide range of materials, including PET liners, the RD AutoScore expands the possibilities for converters, enabling them to meet diverse customer demands. 

Safety and Ergonomics at the Forefront 

Maxcess has designed the RD AutoScore which provides enhanced safety features and improved ergonomics. With ISO 13854 finger safe certification, operators can work with confidence, knowing that their well-being is prioritized. The intuitive 7″ color touchscreen interface provides easy access to controls and settings, simplifying operation and reducing the risk of errors. 

Reduced Waste and Increased Speed 

By implementing the RD AutoScore, converters can achieve significant material waste reduction. Typical converters can save between 15,000 to 50,000 feet of material annually, contributing to cost savings and environmental sustainability. Moreover, the RD AutoScore enables increased line speeds, allowing converters to meet tight deadlines and enhance overall productivity. 

Technical Specifications: 

– Run Speed: Up to 500 fpm / 152 mpm 

– Maximum Trim Width: Nominal web width + 0.793 in / 20.1 mm 

– Minimum Trim Width: 1.5 in / 38.1 mm 

– Throw-off: 1.25 in / 31.75 mm 

– Blade Diameter: 0.081 in / 2.1 mm (blade to anvil gap) 

– Input Air: 1.25 in / 31.75 mm 

– Input Power: 110-230V AC, 1ph OIT 

– Certifications: ISO 13854 finger safe 

The Tidland RD AutoScore, offered by Mark Andy, represents a significant advancement in automation for tag and label converting. Its advanced features, including auto depth setting, trim width control, improved safety, and faster running speeds, provide converters with a competitive edge in the industry. By reducing waste and streamlining production processes, the RD AutoScore enables converters to meet customer demands efficiently while achieving cost savings. Contact Mark Andy today to learn more about this groundbreaking technology and elevate your converting capabilities.