Single Punch Tablet Press

Upgrade Your Tablet Production with TianJiu's Single Punch Tablet Press!

Are you tired of struggling with slow and inefficient tablet production? Look no further than TianJiu’s Single Punch Tablet Press. With our state-of-the-art technology and expert craftsmanship, we offer the best solution for all your tablet production needs.

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    Introducing Single Punch Tablet Press from Tianjiu

• Tianjiu’s Single Punch Tablet Press is a leading tablet press in the industry, designed to make your production process more efficient and cost-effective.
• The adjustable depth stop mechanism and manual die-locking system ensure reliable and consistent results.
• The user-friendly control system can easily be adjusted to set parameters for any type of tableting situation without compromising quality.
• Its robust construction and compact size make it ideal for integration into both small and large production lines.

Single Punch Tablet Press
Single Punch Tablet Press

Tianjiu Single Punch Tablet Press Series

Single Punch Tablet Press-TDP

Single Punch Tablet Press-TDP

For a reliable tablet press suitable across industries like pharmaceutical, food, and more, consider our precision-engineered single-punch tablet press-TDP. It ensures efficient and accurate tablet pressing, with repeatable dosage sizes for consistent production. Designed to withstand high pressure and temperature environments, our tough tablet press is built to last through long hours of usage.

Product Features

• This machine offers excellent performance, strong adaptability, and user-friendly design for convenience and ease of maintenance.
• It is small in size and lightweight, plus it can be operated manually with no power source.
• Comes with adjustable dies to control the depth of material filling and tablet thickness, as well as create tablets of various sizes and shapes.
• Highly sought after across multiple industries by users looking for a great product that meets all requirements.

Main Purpose

Designed for pressing granular raw materials into tablets, this machine is an ideal solution for trial and small batch production across a variety of industries including pharmaceuticals, chemicals, food plants, hospitals, research institutes, and labs. Its effortless usability and dependable performance have garnered widespread popularity among users.

Technical Parameters

Machine weight (kg)60125140
Max. filling depth (mm)121616
Max. tablet diameter (mm)122025
Max. tablet pressure (kn)155060
Max. tablet thickness (mm)666
Motor power (kw)0.370.751.1
Overall size (mm)700x370x800700x400x800700x500x900
Production capacity (Pc/h)600060005000

Single Punch Tablet Press-DP

Single Punch Tablet Press-DP

This state-of-the-art machine utilizes advanced technology to automatically press powder and granular raw materials into high-quality tablets. It is designed to be compact, convenient, and low-noise, meeting national pharmaceutical health standards. Ideal for scientific research institutes, pharmaceutical factories, and hospitals’ preparation rooms.

Product Features

• This machine is designed with the utmost care, meeting GMP requirements due to its fully enclosed design, keeping dust away from the production process.
• It features a safety protection device, providing operators with a more humanized experience and larger working space.
• Not only that, but its excellent carrying capacity makes it suitable for producing various sizes and shapes, making it an ideal solution for tablet production needs.

Main Purpose

• Single-punch tablet presses provide versatility, accuracy, and speed for a variety of industries such as pharmaceutical production, food processing, cosmetics production, and industrial applications.
• These devices are used to create pills and pellets with precise dosages of active ingredients, candy confectionery products like gumballs and mints, makeup like eyeshadow palettes and blush compacts, briquettes or pressed compounds for fuel or raw materials for other products.
• Additionally, they can be used by educational institutions and research teams to create uniform tablets on demand for their experiments or courses on pharmaceutical science.

Technical Parameters

ModelDP-12DP-25 I
Punch quantity (Sets)11
Overall size(mm)550x450x750580 x 500 x 830
Motor power(kw)220V/50HZ, 1.1KW220V/50HZ. 1.5KW
Max. tablet thickness (mm)88
Max. tablet diameter (mm)1225
Max. output (tablets/minute)6060
Max. main pressure(kn)5050
Max. filling depth(mm)2020
Machine weight(kg)100150

Lollipop Tablet Press Machine

Lollipop Tablet Press Machine


The Lollipop Tablet Press Machine is a highly efficient and versatile choice for mass producing candy tablets. It’s customizable, easy to maintain, and compatible with various candy mixes, allowing manufacturers to produce a wide range of products. Our dedicated team of professionals provides top-quality products and services to our buyers.

Product Features

• The Lollipop Tablet Press Machine is a versatile, easy-to-use machine used to make a variety of different candies.
• Comes with an array of dies that can be used to create different shapes and sizes of candies.
• Constructed from stainless steel, making it incredibly durable.

Main Purpose

• The Lollipop Tablet Press Machine is mainly used for making lollipops, but can also be used for other types of candy, such as hard candy, chocolate, and gumdrops.
• It is also capable of producing tablets and capsules for the pharmaceutical industry.
• The machine is easy to operate and suitable for both experienced and inexperienced users.

Technical Parameters

*Maximum compression pressure200KN (kilonewton)
*Maximum filling depth35mm
*Maximum tablet diameter50mm
*Maximum tablet thickness15mm
Die number15Sets (paid)
Motor Power7.5KW, 960r/min, 380V.50Hz
production capacity4500pc/h (piece/hour)
Turntable speed1-9r/min (rev/min)

Why Choose Our Single Punch Tablet Press
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    Why Choose Our Single Punch Tablet Press

• High-Precision Engineering: Our Single Punch Tablet Press utilizes advanced engineering techniques for precise, accurate tablet pressing.
• Robust Build Quality: Constructed with high-grade materials, this press is designed to withstand continuous use and lasts for years.
• Efficient Operations: The machine allows for high-speed operations and produces a large number of tablets per hour.
• Versatile Applications: It can accommodate a range of materials and tablet sizes in different industries, providing flexibility.
• Easy to Maintain & Operate: Comes with user manual and allows for simple maintenance and cleaning, reducing downtime and increasing productivity.

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The Ultimate Guide to Single Punch Tablet Press Machines - All You Need to Know about Tablet Press Machines

A single punch tablet press machine, also known as a single station press or eccentric press, is a robust and versatile piece of equipment used extensively in the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and confectionery industries. Its primary function is to compress powders into tablets of uniform size and weight. Boasting a compact design and ease of operation, it’s an ideal solution for small-scale production and R&D operations. With meticulous control over factors like pressure, tablet thickness, and speed, these machines deliver unparalleled precision and consistency. This guide aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the single punch tablet press machines, their working principle, benefits, and key considerations for their optimal operation.

What is a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine?

Single-punch tablet press construction and working principle
Single-punch tablet press construction and working principle
1- Eccentric wheel; 2- Crank; 3- Upper punch; 4- Lower punch cam; 5- Lower punch tie rod; 6- Lower punch; 7- Filling cam; 8 -Connecting rod; 9 -Filler; 10 -Middle die

Definition and Function

A Single Punch Tablet Press Machine, as the name suggests, is a mechanical device that utilizes a single set of punches – an upper and a lower punch. These punches come together to compress raw materials, typically in powder form, into a compact, solid unit known as a tablet. This process is achieved through an eccentric system, where an eccentric cam controls the punch movements. The machine’s primary function is the production of tablets that are consistent in size, shape, and weight. From pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals to confectioneries and other industries requiring the formation of solid units, the Single Punch Tablet Press Machine proves to be an invaluable asset.

Advantages of Single Punch Tablet Press Machines

  1. High Precision and Consistency: Given the machine’s meticulous control over factors such as pressure, thickness, and speed, it ensures that all tablets produced are consistent in size, weight, and quality.
  2. Cost-Effective: As a compact device with a simple design, the cost of acquisition, operation, and maintenance is relatively low compared to other tablet pressing machines.
  3. Flexibility: The machine is suited to a wide range of applications, with the ability to handle various types of materials and produce tablets of different shapes and sizes.
  4. Ease of Operation: The Single Punch Tablet Press Machine is simple to use, making it an ideal solution for small-scale production and R&D operations.
  5. Compact Design: Its small footprint makes it an excellent choice for facilities where space is at a premium.

Disadvantages of Single Punch Tablet Press Machines

Disadvantages of Single Punch Tablet Press Machines

  1. Low Production Capacity: The machine operates with a single set of punches, which limits its production capacity compared to rotary tablet presses.
  2. Manual Labor Intensive: Despite its ease of operation, manual intervention is needed for loading and unloading of material, which can be time-consuming.
  3. Limited to Simple Shapes: While it can produce tablets of different sizes, it is not ideally suited for producing tablets with complex shapes or designs.
  4. Noise and Vibration: Some users may find the noise and vibration produced by the machine during operation to be a drawback.
  5. Quality Control: Due to the single punch operation, maintaining quality control can be challenging, especially for larger production runs.


  1. Pharmaceutical Industry: Single Punch Tablet Press Machines are often used in the pharmaceutical industry for the small-scale production of different types of tablets, making them ideal for experimental batches and clinical trials.
  2. Nutraceutical Industry: These machines find extensive use in the nutraceutical industry for producing vitamins, supplements, and similar products in small quantities, offering an economical solution compared to larger machines.
  3. Confectionery Industry: In the making of candies, lozenges, and other sweets, the Single Punch Tablet Press Machine allows confectionery manufacturers to create products of various shapes and sizes.
  4. Chemical Industry: Within the chemical industry, these machines are used to create tablets for various purposes such as water treatment or as cleaning agents.
  5. Ceramic and Metal Industries: In industries that require compacting and size control of powdered materials, such as ceramics and certain metals, Single Punch Tablet Press Machines are a crucial part of the production process.

Key Features

  1. Versatility: The Single Punch Tablet Press Machine can handle a wide range of materials, making it adaptable to various industries.
  2. Compact Design: Its compact size makes it ideal for small-scale production and for use in facilities with limited space.
  3. User-Friendly: The machine is designed for ease of use, with clear controls and straightforward operation procedures.
  4. Adjustable Pressure: The pressure applied during the tablet making process can be adjusted to create tablets of varying hardness.
  5. Precision: Despite its single punch operation, the machine can produce tablets with a high degree of accuracy in size and shape.
  6. Easy Maintenance: The simplistic design of the machine allows for hassle-free maintenance and cleaning, reducing downtime.
  7. Cost-Effective: Compared to larger machines, the Single Punch Tablet Press Machine is an economical option, especially for smaller production runs.

Operating Principles

The Single Punch Tablet Press Machine operates based on a straightforward yet effective mechanism. Initially, the powder or granular material is filled into a die, which is a cavity that defines the shape and size of the tablet. A punch, which corresponds to the die, then descends into the die, compacting the material under pre-set pressure. This pressure can be adjusted depending on the hardness and density required for the tablet. Subsequently, the punch retracts, and the tablet is ejected from the die, ready for the next cycle. The machine’s operating cycle is synchronized and automated, ensuring a smooth, continuous operation with minimal operator intervention required. This mechanism ensures both the uniformity and precision of the tablets produced, underlining the machine’s suitability for a wide range of applications across various industries.

How Does a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine Work?

Tablet pressing process of single punch tablet press machine
Tablet pressing process of single punch tablet press machine

Machine Setup

Before the production process commences, the Single Punch Tablet Press Machine is set up. This includes adjusting the die and punch to match the desired size and shape of the tablet. The machine’s pressure setting is also adjusted to determine the hardness of the tablets.

Filling and Compression Process

Once the machine is set up, the filling process begins. The selected powder or granular material is filled into the die. The punch descends into the die, applying the predetermined pressure and compressing the material into a compact tablet. This process ensures a high degree of uniformity and precision in each tablet produced.

Ejection and Collection

After the compression, the punch retracts, and the tablet is ejected from the die. The tablets are then collected in a container for subsequent packaging or further processing. This entire process is automated, ensuring a smooth, uninterrupted production cycle.

Tablet Thickness and Diameter

The thickness and diameter of the tablets are primarily determined by the die and punch used. These can be adjusted to produce tablets of various sizes, shapes, and thicknesses. This versatility makes the Single Punch Tablet Press Machine an ideal solution for a wide range of tablet production needs.

Batch Production

The Single Punch Tablet Press Machine is especially effective for small to medium-sized batch production. Its cost-effectiveness and high degree of precision make it an ideal choice for those looking to produce high-quality tablets, especially in smaller production runs. The machine’s easy maintenance and operation principles further enhance its suitability for batch production.

Different Parts of a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine

Different Parts of a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine
Different Parts of a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine
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The Single Punch Tablet Press Machine is comprised of several key components that collectively contribute to its tablet production capabilities.

Upper Punch

The Upper Punch is the component that descends into the die to compress the powder or granular material. It is responsible for the application of the predetermined pressure that forms the tablet.

Lower Punch

The Lower Punch works in conjunction with the Upper Punch during the compression phase. It moves upward to meet the descending Upper Punch, ensuring that the material is evenly compressed from both sides.

Compression Zone

The Compression Zone is the area between the Upper and Lower Punches where the actual tablet formation occurs. It is here that the powder or granular material is subjected to the compressive forces that shape it into a compact tablet.


The tooling comprises the Upper Punch, Lower Punch, and the die in which the tablet formation occurs. The tooling is precisely engineered for the production of tablets of specific sizes and shapes.

Frame and Base

The Frame and Base provide structural support for the machine, housing all the functional components. The Frame and Base are typically designed to withstand the high forces generated during the tablet compression process and ensure the overall stability and durability of the machine.

How to Choose the Right Single Punch Tablet Press Machine for Your Needs?

How to Choose the Right Single Punch Tablet Press Machine for Your Needs?

Choosing the right Single Punch Tablet Press Machine for your needs involves a careful evaluation of several factors.

Production Requirements

First and foremost, consider your production requirements. What is your intended tablet output per hour or per day? This will help you determine the necessary speed, efficiency, and capacity of the machine.

Tablet Characteristics

Next, think about the characteristics of the tablets you plan to produce – their size, shape, and hardness. These factors will influence the type of tooling and compression force required.

Machine Configuration

The machine configuration is also essential. Do you need a machine with adjustable speed and pressure? Do you require additional features like a tablet counting mechanism or a dust extraction system? Consider your specific needs and choose a machine that caters to them.

Quality and Safety Standards

Ensure that the machine adheres to the relevant quality and safety standards. A high-quality machine will be durable, reliable, and safe to operate.

Budget Considerations

Lastly, take into account your budget. While it’s important to invest in a machine that meets all your needs and adheres to high-quality standards, it’s equally important to ensure that it fits within your financial constraints.

In conclusion, by taking these factors into account, you can select a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine that aligns with your production needs, the characteristics of the tablets you plan to produce, your specific machine configuration requirements, quality and safety standards, and your budget considerations.

What are the Common Problems and Solutions with Single Punch Tablet Press Machines?

What are the Common Problems and Solutions with Single Punch Tablet Press Machines?

Powder Granulation and Flowability

A common issue with Single Punch Tablet Press Machines is inconsistent granulation and flowability of the powder. This can lead to uneven tablet weight and thickness. The solution lies in the pre-compression phase where powder is converted into a granulated form to ensure better flowability and consistency in tablets.

Compression Force Variations

Variations in compression force can cause inconsistent hardness in tablets, leading to breakage or disintegration. It’s essential to maintain a precise compression force throughout the process. By regularly calibrating the machine and monitoring the compression process, this issue can be mitigated.

Tooling Wear and Replacement

Properly maintaining the tooling system can prevent premature wear and tear. Utilize quality tooling, schedule regular inspections, and replace worn-out tools promptly to prolong the machine’s lifespan.

Tablet Disintegration and Dissolution

Issues with tablet disintegration and dissolution can affect the effectiveness of the medicine. These problems can be solved by adjusting the machine settings, such as compression force and dwell time, and by modifying the tablet formulation if necessary.

Machine Cleaning and Maintenance

Regular cleaning and maintenance are critical to prevent cross-contamination and ensure efficient operation. Implement a cleaning schedule, and use appropriate cleaning agents to keep the machine in optimal condition.

By addressing these common issues, you can enhance the productivity, efficiency, and longevity of your Single Punch Tablet Press Machine.

Where Can You Buy Single Punch Tablet Press Machines?

Where Can You Buy Single Punch Tablet Press Machines?

Pharmaceutical Suppliers and Manufacturers

Pharmaceutical suppliers and manufacturers are a direct source for Single Punch Tablet Press Machines. Companies such as Pharma Tech International and Tianjiu, SaintyCo are known for their range of high-quality, efficient machinery.

Online Marketplaces

Online marketplaces like Alibaba and IndiaMART also offer a wide selection of Single Punch Tablet Press Machines. These platforms provide the convenience of comparing prices and specifications from multiple suppliers in one place.

Trade Shows and Exhibitions

Trade shows and exhibitions are an excellent opportunity to see the latest machinery in action, meet directly with manufacturers, and negotiate deals. Events like the Interphex Pharmaceuticals Industry Expo and the Pharmaceutical Machinery and Equipment Show are among the most notable in this sector.

Used Equipment Dealers

For businesses on a budget, used equipment dealers such as EquipNet and Federal Equipment Company offer pre-owned Single Punch Tablet Press Machines at more affordable prices. Remember to thoroughly inspect the machine and verify its condition before making a purchase.

Considerations for Purchasing

When purchasing a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine, consider factors such as your production requirements, the machine’s capacity, speed, and ease of operation, as well as the supplier’s after-sales service. Ensure that the machine complies with the necessary safety and quality standards, such as the GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and FDA regulations.

By carefully considering these factors and choosing the right purchasing channel, you can find a Single Punch Tablet Press Machine that best meets your production needs and budget.

Remember to always carefully follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer when using a single punch tablet press machine. When in doubt, consult with a professional or seek expert guidance.


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Frequently Asked Questions

A: A single punch tablet press machine, also known as a single station tablet press or a single-punch press, is a type of tablet press machine used to compress powder or granular materials into tablets. It is designed for small batch production or trial production.

A: A single punch tablet press machine works by utilizing a lower punch that remains stationary while an upper punch compresses the powder or granules into a tablet. The thickness of the tablet is determined by the filling depth and the die cavity.

A: Some advantages of using a single punch tablet press machine include its compact size, ease of use, and suitability for small-scale production. It is also commonly used in pharmacies for producing tablets.

A: Yes, there are different types of tablet press machines. The single punch tablet press machine is just one type. Other types include rotary tablet machines, automatic tablet machines, and desktop tablet machines.

A: Single punch tablet press machines are typically made of stainless steel, which is a durable and corrosion-resistant material. The use of stainless steel ensures the machine’s longevity and hygienic operation.

A: The number of tablets produced per hour by a single punch tablet press machine can vary depending on factors such as the size of the tablets and the speed of the machine. Generally, it can produce several thousand tablets per hour.

A: The size of tablets that can be produced by a single punch tablet press machine is typically determined by the specifications of the machine. It can range from very small tablets, around 2-3 mm in diameter, to larger tablets, up to 25 mm or more.

A: No, a single punch tablet press machine is specifically designed for pressing round tablets. If you require tablets of different shapes, you would need to look into other types of tablet press machines that have the capability to mold different kinds of tablet shapes.

A: Some related products to single punch tablet press machines include polishing machines, which are used to give the tablets a smooth finish, and filling machines, which assist in accurately filling the machine with the powder or granular material to be compressed into tablets.

A: Yes, there are several well-known brands that manufacture single punch tablet press machines, such as Tianjiu, Fette and Cecle. These brands are known for their advanced machines with new and innovative features.

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