Kliklok KFW


Kliklok KFW Topload Carton Former

The Kliklok KFW lock-style topload carton former is the most widely-used forming system in the world, with more than 1,000 sold. It is, thanks to its simple, rugged design, one of the most versatile and highest-performing machines in the industry.

Variable up to
Cartons per minute

Double head, 90 strokes/min

The Kliklok KFW lock-style topload carton former is the most widely-used forming system in the world, with more than 1,000 sold. Because of its simple, rugged design, and welded stainless steel construction, one of the most versatile, durable, and highest-performing machines in the industry.
The key to the KFW’s success is its simplistic design, fast change over, and ease of maintenance. With more than 50 years of production experience, the KFW has a legendary reputation for reliability and longevity.

  • Easy operation with touchscreen HMI
  • Multiple head configurations
  • Quick-change composite forming heads
  • Reliable lock forming
  • Stainless steel standard

Up to 180 cartons/minute (double head)
Carton Size Range
Length, single head: 127 – 330 mm (5 – 13″)
Length, double head: 127 – 533 mm (5 – 21″)
Width: 102 – 203 mm (4 – 8″)
Depth: 22 – 102 mm (0.875 – 4″)
Power Consumption
7 kVA
708 L/min (25 cfm) @ 80 psi (5.5 bar)
Fully-welded stainless steel frame. Stainless steel shafts. Nickel-plated chains, pulleys, and sprockets. Clear polycarbonate guards.
Shipping Weight Skidded
884 kg (1950 lb)

Standard Features

  • Multiple-head configuration, single or double
  • Allen-Bradley PanelView color touchscreen HMI, front-mounted
  • Allen-Bradley PLC controls and electricals
  • Fully automatic operation plus two-button jog control
  • Lightweight feed bar assembly
  • 380 mm (15″) hopper capacity
  • Inclined carton magazine agitators for positive stack advancement and weighted, locking stack pushers
  • Controlled carton supply system with photoeye
  • Rotary vane vacuum pump for carton feeder with overload protection
  • Fully-enclosed barrier guarding with interlocked doors
  • Startup delay with horn
  • Nema 4X stainless steel slope top electrical enclosure with flange-mounted main disconnect
  • IP54 dust and water splash protection
  • Casters for portability and leveling screws
  • Leg kit for adjustable height
  • Multi-color light stack
  • External ethernet convenience port
  • Low carton inventory sensing with alarm


Optional Features

  • Machine-driven flighted outfeed conveyor with configurable discharge direction
  • Extra-wide-frame model for large cartons (KFXWD)
  • Higher speed ratings
  • Controlled vacuum system with remote foot switch
  • Alternative vacuum sources
  • Detent plunger
  • Extended hopper capacity
  • Alternative electrical controls
  • Air eject system
  • Triple-head configuration

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