Fischbein Brand Tape Sew System – Model 400 TNS

Our Fischbein Brand 400 TNS Tape Sewing System used with multi-wall paper and laminated woven polypropylene open mouth bags produces an attractive crepe tape sewn bag closure. Operating at speeds up to 55 linear feet per minute, the 400 TNS is safe, easy to use, and easily integrated into any manual or semi-automated bagging line.    The 400 TNS system automatically trims the top of the bag, applies the tape, sews the bag closed and cuts the crepe tape and thread at the completion of each sewing cycle.

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  • Closes a variety of bags including flat and gusseted multi-wall paper, and woven polypropylene bags.
  • With its self-lubricating system, the Empress Sewing head delivers trouble-free smooth performance with low vibration. Operating speed is adjustable up to 55 linear feet per minute.
  • Bag Top Trimmer specifically designed with quick change, long life blades that ensure thousands of hours of trouble free operation on both paper and laminated woven poly bags.
  • Air assisted trim blow-off
  • Tape & Thread Cutter activated by a PLC-controlled photoelectric eye automatically cuts the crepe tape and thread at the completion of the sewing cycle.
  • Dust tight NEMA 12 electrics


  • Synchronous sewing package with direct drive VFD 
  • Various infeed lengths
  • Tagger Assist Front or Back
  • Tape Sew Sensor Package for thread break, tape break and oil detection
  • Motor starter and contactor for conveyor
  • Heavy duty Dura tape and thread clipper
  • Inkjet Printer
  • Tape contact coder (P2375)
  • Hazardous Location support features
  • 575 VAC

Bag Types

Multi-wall paper, woven polypropylene either pillow-style or gusseted.

Bag Thickness

Maximum 12 mils

Free Bag Top

Minimum 6″ (15.2 cm)

Standard Specs


46″ (147 cm) L x 41″ (104 cm) D x 78″ (198 cm) H


Up to 55 linear feet per minute


230/380/460 VAC – 3 PH – 50/60 Hz


90 PSI, 15 SCFM