Manufacturing News


HERNON Manufacturing Autosealer 5300 Precision High Speed Ammunition Waterproofing Application System

By Hernon Manufacturing

Sanford, FL., December 10th, 2014 – HERNON Manufacturing, Inc., a global manufacturer of adhesives sealants and dispensing equipment is pleased to introduce the newest addition to their lines of ammunition sealant dispensing and UV LED curing equipment, the Autosealer 5300.

HERNON’s Autosealer 5300 comes complete with a color, touch-screen, human-machine interface (HMI) featuring navigational menus, counters, prompts, statistics, and more. Also available upon request are flexible robotic machine loading or dedicated feed systems for full automation. Its optional vision inspection verifies sealant assembly on cartridge case mouth and primer.

Autosealer 5300 Features/Specifications

  • 150ppm max speed with 59621
  • 380 acp through cal 50BMG
  • 5-15 minute change over
  • Easy clean and flush dispense system < 5 minutes
  • SS5300 cannot run blank ammunition
  • Footprint 60” x 60” x 72” tall
  • HERNON precision Sureshot 3500 jet transfer
  • Ultracure 6
  • Vision inspection – sealant verification optional
  • Feeder bowl optional
  • Deliver: 12-18 weeks ARO

Equipped with HERNON’s digital Sureshot 3500 dispense jetting system, the Autosealer 5300 provides consistent and precise fluid control without making contact. The system enables the operator to dispense precision micro-shots of HERNON sealants onto each cartridge, primer interface and bullet interface with extreme accuracy in high-volume production industrial environments.

Sureshot 3500 Features

  • Compact weight and size
  • Adjustable fluid flow control
  • Positive shutoff, no seals
  • Easy cleaning
  • Cycle rate exceeds 500/minute

Autosealer 5300 can be used with an entire array of HERNON’s proven external ammunition sealants along with its the newly developed Ultracure 6 UV LED curing components.

Ultracure 6 – LED UV Curing System Features/Specifications

  • Ultra Violet Energy (U.V.E.) Cure
  • 365nm High Output LED
  • 24 vdc input power state @ 700mA
  • 2.5/W cmmaximum output @ 365nm

“The Autosealer 5300 was designed to seal all pistol and rifle cartridges up to 50 caliber and is capable of variable speed sealing of up to 150 cartridges per minute,” said Harry Arnon, President of HERNON Manufacturing, Inc. “The system is part of our industry leading line of ammunition sealant dispensing systems and UV LED curing equipment.”

Watch the Autosealer 5300 in action:

HERNON is continuously developing cutting edge military technology providing a total solution for customers including adhesives, sealants and the dispensing equipment needed — when accuracy matters most.

“The Autosealer 5300 is yet another example of how HERNON can meet the specific needs of its customers by combining the best sealants and/or adhesives for every application with the latest in dispensing and curing equipment to meet their unique production challenges,” stated Edgardo Rodriguez, Director of Sales and Marketing for HERNON.

“This machine was the end product of working closely with a customer to completely understand their exact production needs, ie. volume, calibers, specific types of sealants needed, budgets, etc. and then custom designing this machine from the ground up accordingly,” added Arnon. “Our goal is to be a total solution for our customers to help them maximize performance and save money too.”

HERNON Manufacturing, Inc. has been committed to delivering world class adhesive, sealant, and impregnation solutions along with precision dispensing systems for nearly four decades.  A long-time member of Central Florida’s industrial manufacturing community, HERNON offers strong brands and technologies, all made in the United States, for a diverse range of industries including:  Energy/Power Generation, Medical, Electronics, Electrical, LED, Automotive, Appliances, Sporting Goods, Ammunition, Communications, Aerospace, Aviation, High Tech Audio, Defense, Fire Suppression, Transportation, and Marine. HERNON is proud to be an ISO-9001:2008 and ITAR registered company whose products meet or exceed Mil-Specs.

  • Awarded 2012 ThinkGlobal Exporter of the Year
  • Nominated one of Florida’s Top Companies to Watch in 2012
  • Received the 2012 William C. Schwartz Industry Innovation Award
  • Named 2013 State of Florida Small Business Exporter of the Year
  • Recognized by Orlando Business Journal as a Fast 50 Company

Visit or contact 407-322-4000 for more information.

Media Contact:

Edgardo Rodriguez
Director of Sales and Marketing
(407) 322-4000 ext. 314

Want More Information?

Go Back? Print This Article
Leave A Comment

Reader's Comments

Leave a Comment


(Email is required, but will not be published)

Submit Your Comment