Climax Packaging Machinery has been manufacturing the reciprocal motion Uncaser for over 50 years. The older units were hydraulic, but since 1995, all Uncasers have been powered by an electric motor.
Below are videos of the various Uncasers in operation.
Reciprocal Motion 2-6 Head Uncaser
The packaging machine that Climax is most famous for! Climax has produced over 1,200 of these packaging machines over the years. At one time Climax Packaging Machinery EUI Uncasers were in virtually every brewery, craft brewery and soft drink plant in North and South America. This tried and proved design can be built in 2 through 6-head configurations, which will uncase up to 48 cases per minute.