Signode BXT3-16 Battery Powered Tool for Poly Strapping


Signode BXT3-16 Tool

The BXT3-16 is a battery-run combination poly strapping tool. It takes the success of the BXT-2 to the next level with several improvements.  It can pull straps of width 1/2” to 5/8” and generates adjustable tension of 90 lbs to 560 lbs. This lightweight tool weighs just 9.5 pounds.

New Display in BXT3-16

The new BXT3-16 features a new display that provides you much more control over the tool’s functioning. The new elegant display displays all the essential information. You can more easily adjust the tension and weld time. It is also easier to switch between the manual and the automatic modes. Get real-time tension readings on the screen, as it increases when the strap is pulled tight. The automatic mode will get the tool to weld and cut the strap the moment the required tension is achieved.

Technical Specifications

The key technical aspects of the new BXT3-16 plastic strapping tool are as follows:

  • Tensioning: Fully adjustable 90 lbs to 560 lbs
  • Strap: Polypropylene & polyester straps
  • Strap Size: 1/2” to 5/8” (width) and up to 0.040” (thickness)
  • Tensioning Speed: 220 mm per second
  • Weight: 9.5 lbs
  • Joint Strength: Maximum 85% (depending on strap)
  • Cycles: 200 to 400 cycles per charge

The reliable Li-Ion Bosch battery can be recharged within 30 minutes. With the new tool, Signode is offering a slimmer battery pack. This further simplifies the overall balance and ergonomics of the poly bander.

Key Features of BXT3-16

The main features of the new plastic strapping tool re as follows:

  • Adjustable Tensioning Speed: You can not only choose different tension speeds, you can also have total control over the speeds at which the strap is applied. The BXT3-16 features a pressure-sensitive button that can be easily used to control the speed. Adjust the speed based on the packaging needs.
  • Real-time Tension Readings: Another feature found in this new tool is that you can easily read the real-time tension in lbs or N. You can remain assured that you are getting just the right amount of tension for the application.
  • Favorite Function: Another unique feature to the new battery powered tool is the favorite function. Adjust the tension force and speed and create your favorite strapping function based on the most commonly packaged loads.
  • Strap Alignment Indicator: The new Signode further eliminates any room for operator error. The Green and Red strap alignment indicator helps ensure that there is never a misaligned strap.

There are many more new features and accessories to further simplify and speed up the application. The new tool has a multi-color display, audio alerts for status, and full-touch display among others.

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