FCA 80

Automatic Double-Clipper

  • FCA 80 – Automatic Double-Clipper – Entrance into FCA class
  • FCA 80 - Detail
  • FCA 80 - Detail
  • FCA 80 - Detail
  • FCA 80 – Automatic Double-Clipper – Entrance into FCA class
  • FCA 80 - Detail
  • FCA 80 - Detail
  • FCA 80 - Detail

Why clip with FCA 80?

6 reasons

01 Simple operation
Robustness, simple functions and ease of operation are combined in proven Poly-clip quality. Your advantage is the easy entry into the FCA class with voiding separator for clean sausage tails.

02 Product range
In the FCA entry-level segment, this double-clipper offers maximum product variety and flexibility with four different spreadings. The machine can produce a very large product range.

03 Quick casing change
With this casing brake assistant we offer you the optimal combination of fast reloading of casings and rapid cleaning. The high machine availability is your profit.

04 Who thinks about this?
We consistently process detectable cable ties in the machines, protecting you from even the most unlikely of cases.

05 Error prevention
Easy error prevention offered by this double-clipper of the series. The individual parameters of the system consisting of clipping machine, clip and die (RFID) are monitored for a smooth production.

06 Casing-friendly linear separator
Our clipping machine offers a casing-friendly, vertical linear separator. Your advantages: minimises bursts, no interruptions and no product loss.

FCA 80


  • For a range of calibres from 38 to 160 mm and up to 125 cycles per minute in continuous mode
  • Robust and of stainless steel design for highest reliability and a long service life
  • Maximum productivity with basic oriented operation
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The FCA 80 is a robust entry-level machine with simple functions that is easy to operate. With four different spreadings the clipping machine offers maximum flexibility. The automatic double-clipper FCA 80 closes collagen casings up to 80 mm, fibrous casings up to 100 mm and plastic casings up to 160 mm (depending on the material thickness).

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  • Easy clipping optimized to the essentials
  • R-ID Clip with high holding force, even up to bacteria-proof clip closure with plastic casings
  • Incorrect settings are avoided by detection of the clip size and die
  • Auto-Stop System, clip sensor monitoring end of clip supply on reel
  • Tool free quick-change system of the die
  • Safety casing brake with hand guard; maintaining safety distance to separator when adjusted, operation without casing brake is blocked
  • Short sausage ends, uniform pleating and clean sausage tails due to the linear voiding separator
  • Highest productivity adjustable in three speed levels, additional speed profile for overspreading
  • Air-free slack filling of moulded products by overspreading, total spreading up to 100 mm, manually adjustable
  • Ergonomic and functional controls for product-specific settings
  • Comfortable external adjustment of the separator hole
  • Electronic hand-wheel for adjustments, clip loading position, clip pressure and parameter settings
  • Additional safety by two-handed triggering of first clip
  • Adjustable conveyor belt speed for products true to the calibre
  • Simple, ergonomic handling for reloading of casing, without swing-out of the clip head
  • Easy to manoeuvre with two lockable wheels
  • Low noise level
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  • Stainless steel provides resistance to aggressive cleaning solutions
  • Smooth surfaces, large openings and flaps make for easy cleaning
  • Removable separator cleaning cover – allows ideal accessibility
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  • Extremely compact design for easy serviceability with few wear parts easily accessible
  • Centralized lubrication strip for easy and fast maintenance
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  • Special machine version for rings with adapted front flap and double-conveyor belt 700 mm
  • String dispenser for rings
  • Conveyor belt, single lane 700 and 1,200 mm, roller extension 1,000 and 1,600 mm, and double-belt 700 mm
  • Automatic looper GSA 20
  • Comfort setting for spreading and overspreading
  • Twin turret with swivel horns
  • Casing brake assistant – semi-automatic casing brake holder system for fastest reloading of casings
  • Pneumatic casing brake (dry sausage brake)
  • Length portioning by means of optical scanning
  • Ball joint filler connection
  • Sensors for loops and casing end
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The automatic clipping machine is connected mechanically and electrically to the stuffer. The portions are fed in precisely to the nearest gram and closed by a clip as single portions or chains. The FCA 80 with its controller board is driven by a servo frequency converter. The clear control panel includes function keys for the counters knife, loop, label and single clip feature. Reload of casing is simple and comfortable, without swing-out of the clip head.

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  • ES 5000
  • Labelling system for marking and traceability
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R-ID Clip: M, L, XL


We provide clips with the system

Original clips from Poly-clip System guarantee maximum quality and safety. They are SAFE-COAT coated and tested by SGS INSTITUT FRESENIUS. The largest range of clips and loops, rapid availability and a qualified service organisation worldwide are your guarantee of trouble-free production. Trust the SAFE-COAT clip. Play it safe.

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