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Koch Equipment LLC: Koch Equipment LLC: Top and bottom labeler

Koch Equipment’s (Kansas City, MO) PosiTack™ in-line labeler automatically applies p-s labels to the top and bottom of flexible packages, rigid modified atmosphere packages, boxes, and a variety of finished products.
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Redlake MASD, Inc: Redlake MASD, Inc: Digital imaging system

MotionMeter, a high-speed digital imaging system, captures images at up to 1ꯠ frames/sec. From Redlake MASD (San Diego, CA), the 2-lb hand-held camera is used for high-speed motion analysis of line equipment malfunctions.
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Redlake MASD, Inc: Redlake MASD, Inc: Digital imaging system

MotionMeter, a high-speed digital imaging system, captures images at up to 1ꯠ frames/sec. From Redlake MASD (San Diego, CA), the 2-lb hand-held camera is used for high-speed motion analysis of line equipment malfunctions.
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Industrial Dynamics/filtec: Industrial Dynamics/filtec: Versatile imaging technology

The filtec Spectrovision from Industrial Dynamics (Torrance, CA) is a quality assurance inspection for fully automated packaging inspection. A modular design and imaging system make Spectrovision well suited for inspection of diverse products in food, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, container, and beverage industries.
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Eriez Magnetics: Checkweigher and metal detector

Eriez (Erie, PA) expanded its line of E-Z Tec® metal detectors to include detector/in-motion checkweigher system. Systems provide an accurate method for production line quality control in the food and pharmaceutical industries.
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Phoenix Contact Inc: Ethernet switches

Phoenix Contact (Harrisburg, PA) introduces 2 industrial-hardened managed Ethernet switches, allowing implementation of an industrial-grade Ethernet network for the factory floor.
Materials Product Brief
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LewisBins+: Impact-resistant containers

Stack-N-Nest® Polylewton containers from the LewisBins+ Div, of Menasha Material Handling (Ocnomowoc, WI) stack when full and nest when empty to maximize space.
The laser scanners "look" through the top of a case of aerosol cans (above). Each of three scan heads has a 120-degree field of
Machine Case Study
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Integrator specs laser sensor for aerosol can line

Systems integrator adapts special laser to sense defects in cases of aerosol cans for cleaning products maker. Error detection improves to 99%.
Machine Case Study
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Ink-jet coder doesn't horse around

English horse-feed manufacturer Dodson & Horrell of Kettering, Northants, needed a new method of coding information onto the sides of its feed bags—preferably one as sturdy as the horses consuming the feed.
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Touch Controls, inc.: Remote workstation

Touch Controls’ (Fallbrook, CA) new NEMA 4X touchscreen workstation operates remote from the PC to which it’s connected. The unit can withstand harsh washdowns, shock and vibration, and temperature extremes from

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