Gawis 4D®

Comprehensive, automatic laboratory-based measuring systems for plastic containers and preforms


The Gawis 4D®  system is the next generation in Agr’s  long line of automated measuring and gauging for plastic bottles, containers, and preforms. The Gawis 4D system provides fast, accurate, non-destructive measurement of thickness and dimensional attributes.

Gawis 4D is a powerful laboratory and quality control tool that:

  • Saves labor by performing multiple tests in one operation
  • Provides documented details on thickness and physical dimensions
  • Offers unmatched precision and repeatability
  • Features testing throughput that meets the needs of a production environment
  • Offers multiple material measurement capabilities

System Features

Autojob™ (patent pending) feature streamlines and simplifies job setup with automated recognition of key finish measurements on a sample

Large touch panel user interface with configurable display and touch/drag operation

Thickness Measurement – Gawis 4D system performs vertical and horizontal material distribution scans as well as measurement at discrete points providing:

  • Neck, shoulder, sidewall and heel thickness measurement
  • Fast, precise, non-contact measurement

Dimensional Measurement – Gawis 4D system offers accurate and repeatable dimensional gauging of container finish, body and base including:

  • Tilt/lean
  • Overall height
  • Thread measurements
  • Radius and angle
  • Outside dimensions
  • Body dimensions
  • Base clearance

Gawis AF™ Robotic Handling – Gawis 4D system is robot ready.  This fully integrated, automated approach offers walk-away testing of bottles or preforms with optimum throughput.

  • Positively positioned samples
  • Configurable carousels, based on container height
  • Available for purchase with Gawis 4D or as a field upgrade

PET Bottles – Professional Package