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SIG Basic Series S-1600

Basic and versatile. The SIG Basic Series S-1600 horizontal form-fill-seal machine is extremely versatile and capable of manufacturing a wide range of shapes and sizes, both with and without a zipper.

  • Ideal for sachets, stand up pouches, and delta seal pouches
  • Dosing units allow for liquids, dry goods, and wet wipes

Product Specifications

Key Features

The B 1600 works well for packing both liquid and solid products into sachets and stand up pouches.

The B 1600 features:

  • Mechanical technology consisting of cams
  • A traditional walking beam transport system consisting of beams and grippers
  • The ability to place a mirror machine to increase the ease of operation and decrease staff required to operate

For more information, please visit bossar.com.

Known Process Applications


Fills heated, commercially-sterile product in non-sterile packaging. Can reduce product taste and texture.


Occurs when a product is filled into a package with no additional sterilization treatment.

Ultra-Clean (ESL)

Uses UV, laminar flow, and/or hydrogen peroxide to achieve high sterility levels for short shelf-life products.

Sealing Options

Heat Seal

Reliable and low cost. Multiple steps needed to guarantee quality


Reduces consumption with less heat and material. Faster sealing times

Filling Method

Horizontal Form-Fill-Seal

Common Package Sizes

50mm x 80mm to 160mm x 270mm (2in x 3.1in to 6.3in x 10.6in)
80mL to 1050mL (2.7 fl oz to 35.5 fl oz)
Bossar B1600

Pouch Size and Speed

Pouch Style Format Range (mm) WxH Maximum Volume Filling Speed
Minimum Gusset Maximum Gusset (c.c.) (Pouches per minute)
FLT-1 80 x 80 n/a 160 x 270 n/a 800 90
FLT-2 50 x 80 n/a 80 x 270 n/a 80 180
STU-1 80 x 80 25 160 x 270 48 90 90

Equipment Specifications

Transport System Walking beam
Reel Diameter 600mm (23.6in)
Reel Width 640mm (25.2mm)
Reel Core 76mm to 152mm (3in to 6in)
Filling stations Up to 2
Machine dimensions (L x W x H) 5600mm x 1580mm x 2220mm (220.5in x 62.2in x 86.6in)
Electrical Consumption 12 kW
Air Consumption 300L/min (79.2gal/min)
Electrical Data 200-480V / 50-60 Hz / N + G / 3Ph (others under request)
PLC ALLEN BRADLEY / SIEMENS (others under request)
Noise Level <70 dB
Safety CE Standards


5600mm x 1580mm x 2220mm (220.5in x 62.2in x 86.6in)