Sorters

Food Processors

Laser Combination optimizes vegetable sorting accuracy.

Combining multiple wavelength lasers with color cameras on one sorter, Raptor Laser optimizes detection of foreign material and product defects in processed and fresh-cut vegetables based on structural properties, chlorophyll levels, as well as color, size, and shape. Solution, equipped with touchscreen control panel and KeyWare® Application Pack operational software, accommodates range of...

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Process Machinery

Mail Sorter presorts all types of mail pieces.

Using VariSort(TM), mailers, mail consolidators, and private posts can automatically process all types of mail, including clean or complex flats and hard-to-process materials such as polywrap, bound printed matter, padded envelopes, small parcels, and irregular-shaped pieces. Unit automates scanning, weighing, labeling, and sorting at speeds up to 8,000 pieces/hr. All capabilities are modular and...

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Metal Sorters reclaim and segregate valuable metals.
Magnetic Separators

Metal Sorters reclaim and segregate valuable metals.

Using ProSort and FineSort(TM), scrap handlers can recover nearly 90% of metals passing through scrap yard. Airless Prosort uses metal sensors aligned with electromagnetically driven paddles to separate valuable metals from waste. Able to recover metals less than 1 in. diameter, FineSort receives discarded fines that have passed through initial screening process and uses magnetic components to...

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High-Volume Sorter is modular and fully self-contained.
Sorters

High-Volume Sorter is modular and fully self-contained.

Featuring sanitary design and 2 m-wide scan area, Manta(TM) detects and removes defects and foreign material from up to 60,000 lb of processed vegetables/fruit per hour. It can be configured with up to 8 top-mounted color or Vis/IR cameras and up to 2 top-mounted FluoRaptor(TM) fluorescence-sensing lasers. Optional bottom-mounted sensors can be added, and modularity promotes in-field...

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Diverters

Pusher/Diverter suits high-speed conveying applications.

Designed for rejecting cartons from roller and belted conveyors, SortMaster 130 HS is offered in widths from 12-36 in. and handles products up to 36 in. long and weighing up to 75 lb. This pusher sorter, suited for applications requiring 30+ cartons/min, handles up to 60 products/min and does not require existing conveyor to be cut for installation.

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Inspection Equipment

Screw Inspection Machine detects, sorts out malformations.

Incorporating continuous or index-dwell rotation of part transfer disc, PACE CCD Camera and Vision Analysis Sorting and Inspection Machine delivers 100% detection of malformed threads of headed parts. Normal inspection for shank length, thread no-thread, head height, grooves, and pilot dimension are run in conventional continuous rotation mode, while index-dwell mode provides 360° rotation...

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Magnetic Separators

Eriez® Sells Innovative ProSort Metal Sorter to wTe® Recycling Corporation

ProSort's Advanced Design Will Improve and Streamline wTe's Processes Eriez® announces that Greenfield, Massachusetts-based wTe® Recycling Corporation has placed an order for a 90-inch wide Eriez ProSort Metal Sorter. The equipment will be utilized by wTe's Metals Division, which processes both municipal and traditional ferrous and nonferrous metals using state-of-the-art equipment and...

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Mariani Relies on Optyx® with Raptor to Assure Final Product Quality
Inspection Equipment

Mariani Relies on Optyx® with Raptor to Assure Final Product Quality

April 8, 2008 - Mariani Packing Company, the largest independent processor of dried fruit in the U.S., relies on innovative technology to improve operations. To help assure that customers always receive the highest quality product, Mariani installed Key Technology's Optyx® 6000 Series Sorters with Raptor Laser Technology to identify and remove defects and foreign material from the product...

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Material Handling Equipment

FKI Logistex UniSort XV Sliding Shoe Sorter Achieves World-Leading Throughputs

Research and development at the Technology & Education Center results in system throughput rates of up to 400 cartons per minute (ST. LOUIS: Jan. 24, 2008) FKI Logistex® (www.fkilogistex.com), a global leader in integrated material handling solutions, announces that its UniSort® XV sliding shoe sorter has achieved throughput rates of up to 400 cartons per minute, making it the highest...

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Food Sorter features 79 in. wide scan area.
Food Processors

Food Sorter features 79 in. wide scan area.

Designed for sanitation, Manta(TM) uses hi-res scanning to detect and remove defects and foreign material from up to 60,000 lb of processed vegetables/fruit per hour. System is network-ready and can be configured with up to 8 top-mounted color or Vis/IR cameras and up to 2 top-mounted FluoRaptor(TM) fluorescence-sensing lasers. Bottom-mounted sensors are also available, and modularity allows...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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