Filling Needles

GL Engineering’s Custom-Designed Single-Use Filling Needles

  • Cost-effective and unique alternative to conventional, reusable filling needles
  • GL Engineering has both ready-made options along with bespoke needle designs and fitting systems
  • Our filling needles and systems can be made to suit all varieties of needle holders and filling machines and are easily integrated into new or existing filling operations
  • Materials of needle construction typically include 316L stainless steel tubing, custom-designed polycarbonate housing, or as customer specified
  • Needle housing can be standard or friction-fit (with silicone O-ring)
  • GL Engineering will fit the needle holder to any brand of filling machinery
  • Needles can be protected with block and snap guard packaging to preserve integrity
  • Our in-house manufacturing process uses no oils or adhesives
  • Needle straightness and overall concentricity are routinely inspected
  • Critical dimensions are verified prior to lot-release