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We have included some of our best troubleshooting tips to get you back tagging lumber.




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Adjusting Cover Plate

Tags Jamming

Learn how to properly install the cover plate, adjusting the tension and the steps to make any adjustments.

Here are some easy steps to check if the tagger is not delivering tags properly through the tagger.

Regulator Settings

Properly Loading the Reel

The regulator setting is an important part of keeping your tagger running at the optimum production level. This video provides tips to help maintain the correct air pressure.

This video shows the proper way to load tags onto the reel and thread through the tagger. It's simple and fast - getting you back to work quick!

Reloading Tags

See how quick and easy it is to reload tags into the tagger.  There is very little down time, as you can see in this video, keeping your operator working and shooting tags.

MidSouth Design is located in Birmingham, Alabama and is the largest manufacturer of lumber tags, placards and bundle tags in the United States, having served the lumber industry worldwide for over 40 years.  Additionally, MidSouth continues to provide labeling solutions to the building supply industry for products such as windows and doors.  MidSouth also manufacturers the MidSouth Tagger, a lumber tagger in its 3rd generation of production.

109 Citation Court

Birmingham, AL  35209-6306

P. 205.251.9447

E. info@midsouthdesign.net