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Better Pack 555eS Electric Water-Activated Tape Dispenser

The Better Pack 555eS is an electric water-activated tape dispenser made for fast-paced shipping and packaging.

Product Details

The Better Pack 555e Series includes the Better Pack 555eS and the Better Pack 555eSA. They are the only electronic water-activated tape dispensers in the industry to be UL listed and approved by Underwriters Laboratory, the independent safety certification company.

Also known as a kraft tape dispenser, paper tape dispenser, gummed tape dispenser or gum tape machine, the Better Pack 555eS is great for high volume, fast-paced shipping environments. It can seal more than 100 cartons per day/per eight-hour shift, helping you increase your productivity and efficiency. The machine is calibrated in inches and has a voltage of 115V.

Find out what an electric water-activated tape dispenser can do for your packaging line. To learn more about the Better Pack 555eS, talk to a representative from Hughes Enterprises today.

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  • Preset tape length range: 6 to 45 inches
  • Fully electronic control system
  • Programmable keypad allows tape length to be adjusted in 0.5-inch increments
  • Tape output of 45 inches per second
  • Random key
  • Thermal cutoff to prevent the motor from overheating after extensive use
  • Safety interlock switch disables the cutting blade when the front cover is open
  • Made of flame-retardant plastic, steel side frames, high grade solenoid link and zinc-plated stainless-steel parts
  • Gum in
  • Foot pedal for hands-free dispensing
  • Tape aerial
  • Code Taper to apply on-demand custom printing directly to the tape


Dimensions 20 inches long, 12.5 inches wide, 12 inches high
Shipping Weight 32 lbs.
Tape Capacity 1,000-foot roll; up to 10-inch diameter
Tape Width 1.5 to 3 inches
Water Bottle Capacity 64 ounces
Electrical Requirements Available in 100V, 115V and 220V

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Hughes Enterprises offers 24/7 on-site maintenance and support services, so you never have to wonder who to call when downtime strikes. Whether you’re looking for installation assistance, routine maintenance or emergency support, reach out to discuss your needs with a factory certified support technician.

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