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Better Packages 555ESA Electric Water-Activated Tape Dispenser

Better Packages 555ESA Electric Water-Activated Tape Dispenser

The Better Pack 555eSA is an electric water-activated tape dispenser (also known as a paper tape dispenser, gummed or gum tape water-activated tape dispenser) made for fast-paced shipping and packaging environment.

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This machine is calibrated in inches and has a voltage of 115V. The “A” represents an Automatic Tape Advance feature, which means that once a piece of tape is removed from the dispenser, another automatically advances. The Better Pack 555eSA has the highest level of automation available from the Better Pack dispenser family. A microprocessor based control system can be interfaced with PC’s, printers, shipping systems, and foot pedals for the ultimate carton sealing solution.
The Better Pack 555e Series (the “555e Series” includes the 555eS Series and the 555eSA Series) are the only electronic water-activated tape dispensers in the industry to be UL Listed and Approved by the independent safety certification company, Underwriters Laboratory.

Standard Features

  • Automatic tape advance

  • Microprocessor based control

  • Programmable keypad allows tape length to be adjusted in ½ inch increments

  • Tape output of 45 inches per second

  • 1,000 foot roll tape capacity

  • Random Key

Unique Safety Features

  • Thermal cutoff: prevents the motor from overheating after extensive use

  • Safety interlock switch: disables the cutting blade when the front cover is open

  • Material choice: flame-retardant plastic, steel side frames, high grade solenoid link and zinc-plated stainless steel parts.


  • High volume, fast-paced shipping environment

  • Packing and sealing more than 100 cartons per day/per 8hr shift

  • When needing to achieve highest level of productivity with automatic tape advance

  • Computer interface required for productivity and control

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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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