How do you load a packaging tape dispenser?

Loading a packaging tape dispenser varies between different models.

To load a Packer 3s:

  1. Slide the roll into the cradle with loose tape towards the back of the dispenser.
  2. Weave the tape over the roller, gummed side up, and underneath the entire tape roll.
  3. Thread the tape over the water brush and under the blade.
  4. Remember to fill the water well before use.

For more detailed instructions please follow the Packer 3S manufacturer's guide.

To load a BP 333:

  1. Adjust the roll guides to reflect the width of tape so it sits snugly but is not restricted.
  2. Place the roll in the basket at the back of the machine and thread the tape over the top roller with the gummed side down.
  3. Close the back cover.
  4. Feed the tape underneath the metal tape plate.
  5. Close the front cover.

For more detailed instructions please follow the BP 333 manufacturer's guide.

To load a BP 555:

  1. Open the top cover.
  2. Adjust tape guides to reflect the width of the tape so it sits snugly but is not restricted.
  3. Place roll with loose tape end coming from the bottom reaching towards the back.
  4. With the adhesive side closest to the roller, feed tape over the trapeze (bottom to top).
  5. Thread tape under the tape guide and under the feed wheel until it stops at the blade.
  6. Close the top cover.

Image 2020-01-06 at 3.30.38 PM Image taken from Better Packaging operator's manual.

For more detailed instructions please follow the BP 555 manufacturer's guide.

To load the BP 755:

  1. Open the top cover.
  2. Place roll with loose tape reaching towards the front with gummed side down.
  3. Thread tape underneath the feed wheel but over the roller.
  4. Feed tape under the tape plate until it stops at the blade.
  5. Close the top cover.

For more detailed instructions please follow the BP 755 manufacturer's guide.