Optical Sensor monitors buildup on splitter blades.

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Splitter Monitor automatically measures debris build-up on critical leading edge of splitter blades used in different types of separation equipment in recycling industry and alerts appropriate personnel when cleaning is needed. Providing analog measurement of build-up, optical system supports programming via Eriez Metal Loss Monitor web portal to send warning alerts via email or cell phone text messages to prompt recycling line operators to clean splitter blade.



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Eriez­® Splitter Monitor Reduces Labor Hours Involved in Cleaning Splitter Blades



Erie, PA — Eriez® introduces the state-of-the-art Splitter Monitor, part of the company’s new SMART (System Monitoring and Reporting Technology) product line. This optical system reduces labor hours by automatically measuring debris build-up on the critical leading edge of splitter blades used in many different types of separation equipment in the recycling industry and alerting appropriate personnel when cleaning in needed.



The Splitter Monitor provides an analog measurement of the amount of this detrimental build-up. It can be programmed through the Eriez Metal Loss Monitor web portal to send warning alerts via email or cell phone text messages to prompt recycling line operators to clean the splitter blade. 



“The Splitter Monitor saves counltess labor hours by eliminating the need for personnel to ‘make the rounds’ to manually check each splitter for debris built-up,” explains Mike Shattuck, Eriez Market Manager-Metals Recycling.  “This results in greatly improved metal recovery and lower operating costs.”



To learn more about the Eriez Splitter Monitor, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) and ask to speak with a recycling industry specialist. To view product information online, visit http://ow.ly/MH6KO.



Eriez is recognized as world authority in separation technologies. The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, fluid filtration, flotation, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, food, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit www.eriez.com or send email to eriez@eriez.com. Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506



Contact:

Ed Stevens, Stevens Strategic Communications

estevens@stevensstrategic.com



John Blicha, Eriez

jblicha@eriez.com



Contact information: Jennie Ford, Stevens Strategic Communications, Inc., Gemini Towers, Suite 500, 1991 Crocker Road, Westlake, OH 44145

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