Posts Tagged ‘GKF’

Minimize unplanned downtime with scheduled preventive maintenance

8 Pump Filler Major PM KitPreventive Maintenance has long been instituted in manufacturing plants around the world, but it comes with challenges. Which parts do you replace? How often do they need to be replaced? This is where Bosch’s Preventative Maintenance makes it easy.

Our newly-updated library of Preventive Maintenance Kits is available by clicking here.



Technical Tip: All GKF Models

Expertise Series

Here is a technical tip for properly aligning the segment turret and the dosing turret with respect to each other, resulting in proper transfer station alignment.

Whenever you need to re-align the segment turret because of removal for maintenance or because of a crash, the most accurate method involves using special transfer station alignment pins available from Bosch (see info below). The importance of proper transfer station alignment, is that all other alignments use this as a reference point. Aligning the segment turret by “eye balling” the closing or ejection pins in the center of the segments will get you close, but not perfect. …more


Capsule filling: bronze to aluminum guide ring upgrade

Bosch Packaging Services has developed a kit to upgrade older GKF 1200 & GKF 1500 models from the fixed bronze guide ring to the new modern aluminum guide ring design.

Please click on this link for an informational flyer on this substantial upgrade.


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