Bottle Inspection Machine

A fully automated bottle inspection and measurement machine, suitable for product batch and laboratory testing. A stand-alone machine with an open source integral control system, fully guarded and compliant to ensure safe operation. Designed and developed by Sewtec to ensure accurate and reliable product inspection and handling.
  • High accuracy and repeatability based on Sewtec developed inspection system
  • Compact footprint with integrated control system
  • Open platform control system
Profile Inspection Keyence TM-X 5000 accurate to +/- 2.4 micron
Wall Thickness Keyence CL-3000 accurate to +/- 1 micron
Volumetric Test Sewtec +/- 1ml
Top Load Test Sewtec Linear Servo


Dimensions shown in the table below. Layout may change on application


  • Remote access diagnostics
  • Industry 4.0 complaint cloud based machine data monitoring
  • Available in a wide range of control architectures
  • Multiple product flow solutions available
  • Multiple gripper types available depending on application
  • Various product infeed and outfeed handling systems
  • Multiple vision inspection parameters for different size and type of bottles
  • SPC data available for profile and thickness tests

Technical Data

Machine dimensionsL 2281mm / W 1560mm
Throughput speed1 bottle per minute depending on inspection criteria
Bottle size minimumApprox 400ml, other bottle size options available
Bottle size maximumApprox 1500ml, other bottle size options available
Bottle TypePET and PET pre form, other bottle types and material options available
Load HeightApprox 1200mm
Electrical400V 50Hz Neutral. Other voltages may incur additional costs
Control systemBeckhoff PLC and HMI with counters and scales in metrics
Machine finishPowder coat RAL9001 & RAL5011. Alternative RAL colours and stainless steel options available
CEMachinery fully CE compliant