Tablet Laser Drilling

Tablet Laser Drilling

Luciano Packaging Technologies has co-developed a tablet laser drilling machine with EAM Corporation, of Long Island City, New York. This machine is used in the manufacturing of time release tablets. This machine drills one or multiple holes on one or both sides using a precise laser at high rates of speed (either 100,000/hour or 160,000/hour). A vision system inspects for the following parameters:

Tablet Laser Drilling

  • Orifice placement accuracy and mis-drilled tablets, which are rejected
  • Aspect ration
  • Diameter