The next-generation Blister Cadet® Unit dose machine for blister packaging features standardized 2-Up tooling that minimizes tooling change-over.  The Blister Cadet® offers improved efficiency, accuracy and ease of use in unit dose packaging for both liquid and solid blister packaged medications. It also includes a pause feature that can be enabled mid-run to allow an operator to multi-task and temporarily stop the machine.

With speeds up to 30 CPM, a guillotine cut station and change-over in less than five minutes, the Blister Cadet®’s updated features and technology are designed to increase operational efficiencies, decrease costs and ensure patient safety.

The Blister Cadet® includes the Euclid® Vantage software package, a fingerprint reader, pill camera and linear barcode scanner. Other accessories such as a 2D barcode scanner, workstation cart, HP computer system and monitor arm can be purchased as optional accessories.

Key Features:

  • Six-zone preheating for difficult to form materials
  • Speeds up to 30 CPM
  • Small footprint with table top size design
  • Panasonic control touchpad
  • Auto retract seal and preheat stations
  • Fixed stations / fixed feed length
  • Perforation station
  • Guillotine cut station
  • Class A package/closure
  • Packages compatible with dispensing machines
  • Standardized 2-Up tooling to minimize change-over
  • Change-over in less than 5 minutes
  • Pause feature that can be enabled mid-run to allow an operator to multi-task and temporarily stop the machine
  • Euclid® Vantage Software, which offers true type fonts, controlled drug symbol, customizable reports, password protection and many other features 

Benefits:

  • Cost savings: Save money by packaging bulk medication instead of purchasing pre-packed unit doses from the manufacturer.
  • Patient safety: Automatic Tallman lettering helps distinguish similarly-named drugs. Other safety measures include the sterile stainless steel tabletop and pill camera for visual verification.
  • Improve operational efficiency: Sensor monitoring system prevents outage and rethreading. Optional programmable auto cutoff feature eliminates the need to manually tear packages.