Sorters

Sorter offers automated inspection of frozen potato products.

Sorter offers automated inspection of frozen potato products.

MantaÂ-® uses Vis/IR cameras, Raptor laser technology, and LED lighting to recognize object size, shape, and color differences to detect foreign material. Locating Manta at end of processing line helps assure quality of final product; it can tally specific product characteristics and trigger alarm or process adjustment if out-of-tolerance conditions are detected. Featuring 2 m wide scan area,...

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CDS Manufacturing Completes a Step Feeder System Equipped With Vision Inspection Equipment

The system shown here includes a step feeder, output conveyor, vision system, good / reject gating, and process controls for four different parts. Parts in the wrong orientation are diverted back into the step feeder. Mixed parts are gated as rejects, and good parts are fed off the end of the output conveyor. This system feeds parts at a rate of up to 80 parts per minute. A video of a step feeder...

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Machine provides total recovery of valuable metals.

Available in widths of 25-118 in., EcoTowerSort(TM) is suited for sorting aluminum, stainless steel, copper cables, and heavy fractions. Vertical stacked design consists of rare earth drum magnet, eddy current separator, ProSort metal sorter, and inductive sensor air sorter. Input material is sorted on-line into several output streams, preventing repeated material input. At metal sensor stages,...

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TGW-ERMANCO WAVE(TM) Diverter Receives Patent

TGW-ERMANCO WAVE(TM) Diverter Receives Patent

April 21, 2009 A patent has been awarded for TGW-ERMANCO'S WAVE Diverter. The WAVE Diverter greatly reduces the required gap between cartons; facilitating high throughput rates using narrow belt sortation, and eliminating the need for costly shoe sorters in the 100-200 cpm sortation range. In WAVE technology, each row of pop-up wheels operates independently, rising as the front edge of the carton...

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Optical Sorting System is designed for whole potatoes.

Optical Sorting System is designed for whole potatoes.

Gently handling product to avoid damage, OptyxÂ-® WPS achieves 3-way sort via air ejectors that remove foreign material, and deflector system that separates potatoes for rework from good potatoes. Color line scan cameras, combined with Raptor laser technology, lets system sort peeled and peel-on product. Differentiations that can be made to remove potatoes needing re-work include presence of...

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Rotary Pump Sorter/Capper eliminates need for cap tightener.

Rotary Pump Sorter/Capper eliminates need for cap tightener.

Offering positive pump placing control, positive container control, and positive torque control, Model NERPS/NERPC handles wide range of containers and/or pump combinations, including finger, lotion, and trigger, as well as non-pump caps. Unit applies correct torque upon placement of pump onto container, eliminating need for subsequent cap tightener. With change in positive guidance of dip tube,...

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Tools for Singulating Tab Routed PCB Panels

Tools for Singulating Tab Routed PCB Panels

Video of the N200 punch shows separation of round and odd shaped panels without dust. Tab routed PCBs come in many shapes and sizes. Choosing the right tool for singulating these types of panels means matching the panel type and production quantites to the capacity of the equipment. Now you can check out videos showing the different tools and how they operate, at fknsystek.com. See whether...

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FlexLink Launches a New Offer to the Bakery Industry

FlexLink Launches a New Offer to the Bakery Industry

Crates are commonly used for transporting baked bread. FlexLink has the know-how to raise the efficiency. FlexLink launches a new offer for efficient crate handling systems to the bakery industry. Creates are commonly used in bakeries for the transport of baked bread. With a complete offer for conveying solutions, engineering and control knowledge, FlexLink has the tools for efficient handling...

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Return and Sorter System suits library book-drop rooms.

Able to process RFID tags and barcodes, as well as reactivate electromagnetic security strips, 3-bin Intelligent Return and Sorter System comes with optional printer for receipts and 2 choices for user interface on induction unit. Classic version provides intuitive interface with buttons to start induction and, if desired, print receipt. Plus version comes with LCD touch screen that can provide...

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