The VI-17 tray loading machine is a compact footprint machine used for in line tray loading purposes. Settings can easily be changed using the user friendly touch screen operation panel which also supports multiple languages for optimal operating convenience. Due to the modular design of this machine it can easily and quickly be disassembled for maintenance and cleaning, causing minimal down time. This machine operates as a stand-alone machine and can be integrated in every new and existing production line using minimal production space. The VI-17 and the VI-28 are often used in combination.