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Coperion & Coperion K-Tron

590 Woodbury Glassboro Rd., Sewell, NJ, 08080, USA

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Coperion & Coperion K-Tron

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Electronic Pressure Compensator enhances loss-in-weight feeders.

Feb 16, 2016

Able to improve Coperion K-Tron loss-in-weight gravimetric feeder operation, Electronic Pressure Compensation (EPC) system promotes accurate and steady pressure compensation in feeder hoppers. Modular design incorporates pressure sensors and electronics tailored to interact smoothly with KCM feeder control system. Software implements self-optimizing compensation algorithm for best... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Micro-Ingredient Feeder uses interchangeable feeding modules.

Apr 10, 2013

Using interchangeable MT12 mm and MT16 mm twin-screw feeding modules or MS12 mm and MS16 mm single-screw feeder modules, Model MT16 can handle products ranging from powders to granular materials with feedrate from 0.02–27 dm³/hr. Machine features totally enclosed weight sensor and drive motor with optimized torque for difficult materials. Applications include feeding jet mills, continuous... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Modular Venturi Loader is designed for sanitary applications.

Aug 24, 2012

Designed for conveying powders in sanitary food, pharmaceutical, and chemical applications, P-Series Venturi Loader meets 3A Dairy sanitary requirements and can be used for loading hoppers as well as loss-in-weight feeder refill applications. Venturi power unit utilizes compressed air to create its vacuum convey source. Powered flap or active driven butterfly valve discharge outlet configurations... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Loss-in-Weight Feeder suits pharmaceutical applications.

Jan 10, 2011

Designed for low rate addition of difficult flowing Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients, Model K-PH-ML-D5-KV2 features 3 L inlet funnel transition hopper that is designed at 65° slope for optimal flow into vibratory tray. Gravimetric unit offers 20 L extension hopper with optional lid, along with inlet tri-clamp and sanitary flexible bellows for complete isolation of feeder. System is suited for... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Feeder handles powder from 20-2000 g/hr.

Jan 31, 2006

Available in pharmaceutical and industrial versions, MT12 Series micro ingredient feeder loss-in-weight model KCL-SFS-MT12, and volumetric model KCV-MT12, are suited for continuous or batch operations. Inverted, negative-cone hopper design aids material flow, and bottom agitator is driven from below sealed shaft, constantly scraping bottom of hopper to minimize residual material. Sanitary scale... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Vacuum Conveyors meet 3-A sanitary standards.

Jan 06, 2006

K-Tron PCS P-Series, which includes models P10, P30, and P100, are certified to 3-A Sanitary Standard No. 39-00 for Pneumatic Conveyors of Dry Milk and Milk Products. Conveyors utilize dense phase vacuum conveying technology and feature 316 stainless steel product surfaces, free of any pits or crevices, with 0.05 mm mirror finish. Rubber gaskets withstand cleaning and bacterial treatment, and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Loss-In-Weight Feeders use positive displacement action.

Dec 02, 2005

Suited for free-flowing materials, Bulk Solids Pump(TM) Models BSP-135 and BSP-150-P offer uniform discharge, consistent volume, and gentle handling. They come in both volumetric and gravimetric versions and have vertical rotating discs that create feeding ducts. Constructed from aluminum, Model BSP-135 has 3 feeding ducts and offers feed rate of 155 cu-ft/hr. Model BSP-150-P features carbon... Read More

Controls & Controllers

Feeder Control connects directly to plant PLC.

Oct 31, 2005

Integrating control and motor drive modules directly on feeder, K-Tron Control Module is available with integrated operator interface keypad display or as blind cover with status display. It can function as volumetric or gravimetric feeder controller, and supports all K-Tron feeders equipped with SFT II or SFT III load cells. Meeting IP 65/NEMA 4 standards, module is suited for hazardous areas... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Feeder delivers lubrication to tablet presses.

Jun 14, 2005

Available in volumetric and gravimetric models, Tablet Press Lubricant Feeder features specialized gas venturi for aspiration of lubricant, such as magnesium stearate, directly to tablet press. It offers automated, nearly constant feed rate, providing uniform coating of tablet tools and avoiding sticking problems. Use of gravimetric model enables validation of product mass flow. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Flow Meter is rated IP 65/NEMA 4.

Oct 20, 2004

Smart Flow Meter is available in two capacities, Model SFM 275A for flows from 180-2,100 ft³/hr, and Model SFM 350 for flows from 350-7,000 ft³/hr. Meter can be used as feeder, meter, or batcher with accuracy better than +0.5% or +1%, depending on application. With use of built-in bypass feature, it can be tared at any time during measuring process. Product is suited for high rate feeding... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Quick Change Feeder is designed for short, customized runs.

Oct 06, 2004

Quick Change/Quick Clean T35/S60 lets user change from single screw S60 to twin screw T35 configuration as material needs change. It handles feed rates from 0.004-160 ft³/hr depending on material density. Multi-purpose feeder is available with 2 bowl/screw sets that mount to same gearbox and can be cleaned and swapped out in minutes. Available in volumetric and gravimetric models, product... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Solids Pump Feeder is available in 3 models.

Aug 17, 2004

Available in gravimetric, volumetric, and loss-in-weight models, Bulk Solid Pump (BSP) feeders utilize positive displacement to feed free-flowing materials. They offer uniform discharge, consistent volume, and gentle handling. Vertical rotating discs create product lock-up zone, smoothly conveying material from storage hopper to discharge outlet and achieving true linear mass flow. Feed rates... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Gravimetric Blender utilizes BSP feeder technology.

Dec 17, 2003

Suited for plastics compounding and other extrusion applications, continuous K4G Blender incorporates choice of 2 Bulk Solids Pump (BSP) feeders for feed rates from 0.07-7 to 0.32-32 ft³/hr. Blender stand design allows rearrangement of feeders. Able to be outfitted with 4 types of feeders, system utilizes Smart Force Transducer III vibrating wire weighing technology, Smart HiPo controller or... Read More

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