Feed Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Vibratory Feeder Controller and Line Reactor reduce downtime.

December 22, 2014

Used together or as stand-alone products, REOVIB MFS 268 EtherNet-IP variable-frequency regulator series and CNW 9022 Line Reactor let vibratory feeder users integrate office and lab areas with production operations; enable remote feeder system monitoring/adjustments from one control center; and solve power quality problems. REOVIB MFS 268 is available with DeviceNet, PROFIBUS-DP, or RS232 interfaces, and CNW 9022 provides built-in surge protection to deal with industry-pervasive issues. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Blank Feeder features fully automated tooling change.

December 12, 2014

Based on CompactTransfer and designed for blanks up to 4,100 x 2,100 mm, HighSpeedTransfer (HST) employs linear servo technology and comes with press simulation software that determines safest, most efficient travel curve. At 6 m distance between press centers, up to 15 strokes/min are feasible. Respectively, theoretical max acceleration for horizontal and vertical axis is 25 adn 15 m/sec². Unit fastens to press frame in travel direction, and all modules mount above floor.
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Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers

Spray Dispenser maximizes uptime via continuous operation.

July 12, 2013

Intended for continuously operating machinery, auto-fill spray dispenser uses alternating reservoirs in controlled sequence to attain always-on status. Fully automated unit provides constant source of pressurized fluid. When one reservoir is pressurized and dispensing, other reservoir is depressurized and refilled to eliminate need for attendant and periodic shutdowns. PLC controlled dispenser utilizes gallon reservoirs, which provide adequate refill time even under heavy spray conditions. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-Substrate Presses offer varying degrees of automation.

June 3, 2013

Serving label, flexible packaging, and converting markets, EF multi-substrate presses include 3 versions designed to accommodate unique application requirements. Standard EF press offers automation package with iControl, Crisp.Dot, Gearless Tooling, Short Web, Multi Drive, and Job Memory. EF-APC adds to automation with print sleeve settings, slide-out ink drawers, and Dynamic Print Control. Additionally, EF-APC Advanced adds Automatic Print Control on print gap (substrate related). Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Touchscreen Feeder Controller supports up to 16 devices.

March 16, 2012

Designed for management of up to 16 gravimetric screw feeders, weighfeeders, and mass flow meters, DISOCONT® MASTER Touch Group Controller is suited for processes where multiple feeders are controlled or monitored from single workplace, at a specific ratio as part of overall group setpoint. Unit offers recipe management, measurement value selection, and ability to display, analyze, and acknowledge events. Control can be packaged in panel, wall, or pedestal mount IP65, NEMA 4 type enclosure. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Group Manager Feeder Controller offers touchscreen operation.

March 8, 2012

Designed for management of up to 16 gravimetric screw feeders, weighfeeders, and mass flow meters, DISOCONT® MASTER Touch Group Controller offers touchscreen operation and recipe management. Functionality lets users display, analyze, and acknowledge events; reset totalizing counter; select measurement value; and interlock feeders in group. Offered in panel-, wall-, or pedestal-mount IP65/NEMA 4 type enclosure, controller supports Fieldbus, language translation, and batch reporting options. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, HVAC, Controls & Controllers

Intermittent Pilot Ignition Controls are offered as OEM replacements.

August 31, 2011

Suitable for intermittent pilot boilers, furnaces, and other heating appliances, Models ICM295 and ICM296 replace Carrier LH33WZ510 and LH33WZ512 ignition controls, while Models ICM2901 and ICM2902 replace JCI G770RJA-1 and G776RGD-14 ignition controls. Each offers microprocessor-based precision and compatibility with both liquid propane and natural gas. Model ICM295 is a continuous spark unit, while other 3 offer 100% safety lockout feature. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Weigh Feeder Control Module offers easy installation and set-up.

August 22, 2011

Mounting directly into Allen-Bradley® MicroLogix(TM) 1500 or CompactLogix(TM) chassis, Model HI 1769-FC supports Add-on Profile (AOP) set-up for installation and programming. Device controls augers, vibratory and belt-based feeders, as well as proprietary feeder designs and features true 5-point automatic rate calibration, automatic feeder refill, and various alarms including rate tolerance and disturbance. INTEGRATED TECHNICIAN® feature provides system diagnostics and troubleshooting. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers

Hydraulically Driven Lubricator works with construction/off-highway equipment.

August 8, 2011

Reducing need for manual maintenance, SKF Hydraulic Driven Lubricator automatically lubricates construction and off-highway equipment attachments using integrated pump driven by hydraulic oil itself. Integral pump feeds proper lubricant in appropriate amount at right time, and delivery rates can be adjusted or reset to meet operating requirements. Installed directly on attachment, unit performs ideally with chisel paste and helps increase machine availability as well as worker safety. Read More

HVAC, Controls & Controllers

Boiler Controllers promote safe and efficient operation.

September 9, 2010

Matching boiler house performance and operating requirements, Electronic Steam Boiler Controllers feature enclosure that allows chassis, panel, or DIN rail mounting. Commissioning is carried out entirely using front panel keypad and software menu, and LC3050/LP30 low level alarm system is approved for SIL2 and SIL3 applications. IR inter-controller communication capability and remote RS485 read only access to controller settings and parameters. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Controls & Controllers

Press Control Systems feature vacuum and blow pumps.

April 8, 2010

PVBS 3 control systems and decentralized modules use compressed air-driven technology that enables recovery of up to 75% of energy used to power units. Decentralized system, which includes regulators for each unit on vacuum and blow pump module, enables printer to set pump values so they fit actual print job. Able to be fitted beneath press or catwalk, system is monitored via touchscreen operator terminals and program recipes for different printing assignments can be saved in control unit. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Feed Rate Controller turns volumetric operation gravimetric.

February 19, 2010

Mounted directly into Allen-Bradley® ControlLogix® chassis, HI 1756-FC single-feeder control module can convert auger, belt, and vibratory-based feeders from volumetric to gravimetric feeding. Closed-loop rate controller features true 5-point automatic rate calibration, automatic feeder refill, and various alarms utilizing PLC's rack I/O. Configurable to application at hand, solution incorporates WAVERSAVER® to eliminate effects of surrounding vibration and C2® electronic calibration. Read More

HVAC, Controls & Controllers

Pump Controller protects against low water condition.

December 11, 2009

Featuring 1 hp pump relay and adjustable burner and pump settings, Series 1575 is used as low water cut-off, feed water control, and alarm for boilers, vessels, and tanks. Internal LEDs indicate water position and condition, while external LEDs indicate control activity. Probe operation diagnostics include monitors for sensitivity, sequence, and wetted probe. Equipped with 60-sec burner-off time delays, controller is suited for commercial steam and hot water boilers. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Press Automation Control monitors slide position.

December 2, 2009

While using linear sensor to monitor slide position, SmartPAC 2 Servo can also learn and automatically save upper/lower limits for up to 10 stages of slide movement per cycle. Users can select one of 3 slide motion tracking curves - sinusoidal, proportional, asymmetric - for each job. By selecting these curves, timing for limit switches and sensor monitoring windows can be set with 0.001 in. resolution of vertical slide motion for 2.5 in. stroke length. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Feeder Controller is compatible with existing models.

July 6, 2009

Plug-compatible with existing 196NT controls, DT-9 Feeder Controller includes color graphics touchscreen interface; multiple communications interfaces, including Profibus, Modus, and Ethernet; redundant microprocessors; and PC configuration software. Versions include DT-9 for new feeders, DT-9 Upgrade to upgrade existing feeder controls to new display, and DT-9 Legacy which allows customers to keep existing 196NT display. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Loss-in-Weight Rate Controller suits variety of feeders.

March 2, 2009

Suited for auger, belt, and vibratory-based feeders, compact, single-feeder, closed-loop HI 4060 converts them from volumetric to gravimetric. It provides analog output to control feeder speed and adjusts this signal based on required rate at which feeder is losing weight. Features include embedded web server, true five-point automatic rate calibration, automatic feeder refill, various alarms including rate tolerance and disturbance, and RS 232 printer or scoreboard display port. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Separator System eliminates need for separate feeder/hopper.

June 2, 2008

Feed-Vac Vibro-Energy Separator System combines functions of conveying, storage, feeding, and screening of dry materials into one unit. It includes Vibro-Energy Separator with ability to size product into 2 to 5 fractions, combined with Accu-Feed System conical storage bin that has adjustable feed controller. Final component is adaptable vacuum conveying system capable of transporting dry powder or granule products through dedicated pipe system to Accu-Feed and separator. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Force-Feed Controller moves runners into cutting system.

October 9, 2007

SRS Bridge-Buster force-feed control system moves large runners into 2-stage cutting system from within hopper. System eliminates down-time problems associated with feeding large runners into automated regrind cutting system as well as down-time due to bridging problems. Nylon slides are included on ram and same granulator can be used for both large and small runners. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Feeder Control connects directly to plant PLC.

October 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 and supports Modbus, Allen Bradley DF1, Device Net, Ethernet/IP, and Profibus DP protocols. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Vibratory Feeder Controller has adjustable output voltage.

June 16, 2005

Built into IP54 aluminum enclosure, REOVIB Analog Thyristor System (ATS) 100 phase-angle controller is suited for bowl, hopper, or linear vibratory feeders with 16 A current rating. Unit is internally switchable for input voltages of 110 or 230 V, 50/60 Hz with 110 or 230 V, 50/60 Hz output power. For start/stop mode, enable is provided for external contact or 24 Vdc signal. Output voltage set point is adjusted via potentiometer, control voltage, or control current. Read More