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Combi Horizontal Fully Automatic Tray Forming Machines

The Combi Horizontal Fully Automatic Tray Former features a heavy-duty build for high-volume applications. With a welded steel frame, the HTF is designed to handle end slotted, side slotted and design style trays for the agriculture, food processing and craft beer industries.  

Product Details

The HTF’s inline, compact design makes it perfect for operations that need hard work without taking up valuable space. It uses a mechanically linked tray pick-up and transport mechanism so you’re guaranteed accurate placement throughout the glue application and forming cycle. 

Want even more combinations and variety? The HTF integrates with a number of Combi case packers for a truly customized design. 

Request a quote to learn more about this compact and efficient Combi tray former. Not sure if this tray forming machine is exactly right for your operation? We can help customize a solution to your specifications. Give us a call at (609) 586-7200 to get started.



  • Compact footprint, accommodates nearly any layout 
  • Uses no air 
  • Precise, positive placement throughout forming cycle and glue application 
  • Ideal for high-volume, 3-shift applications 
  • Heavy-duty welded tubular steel framework (with lifetime warranty)
  • Easy changeovers
  • Digital readouts
  • Nordson ProBlue® hot melt glue unit
  • Easy-load gravity tray blank magazine


Speed Up to 35 trays per minute
Machine Footprint 135 inches long, 72 inches wide, 97 inches high

We’re there when you need us

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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