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Turnkey retrofits of live-roller conveyors
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Regal: Turnkey retrofits of live-roller conveyors

Regal Power Transmission Solutions is introducing a new turnkey retrofit program that transforms live-roller conveyors for sustainable, high-uptime performance; the company provides single-source or à la carte capabilities for on-site evaluation, consulting, layout design, validation and installation.
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Conveyor system for metal detectors
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Thermo Scientific: Conveyor system for metal detectors

A new conveyor system for metal detectors has been designed to improve reliability, decrease maintenance and reduce the total cost of ownership for processors of dairy, snacks, meat, poultry, seafood, bakery and prepared foods.
Spirex™ Spiral Conveyor
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Nercon: Spiral conveyor

The new Spirex™ Spiral Conveyor from Nercon provides a compact solution to elevate or lower a variety of products in a production line.
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Metal detectable, flexible plastic
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Heat and Control: Metal detectable, flexible plastic

KleenFlex is a thin flexible plastic that is metal detectable and FDA/USDA approved for contact with food, and can be used for product flow control skirts on weighers and conveyors, flexible partitions and shielding, and as an impact-dampening liner to protect delicate foods.
Compression conveyor boosts label/print quality on cases
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Multi-Conveyor: Compression conveyor

Multi-Conveyor’s compression conveyor moves corrugated cases with the utmost smoothness past the user’s ink labelers and/or printers for supreme quality, helping to ensure precision coding and marking.
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Intelligrated: High-efficiency transfer for conveyor

Intelligrated's RT3 transfer for motor driven roller (MDR) conveyors features drive rollers with integral 24-volt DC motors for individually powered zones and multiple transfer belts with adjustable band spacing to enable a 90-degree change in direction of cases, polybags, and totes.
Ultrasonics prevent fine powder from blinding
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Ultrasonics prevent fine powder from blinding

Watch this demonstration closely; if you blink, you might miss it! The video shows how Russell Finex' Vibrasonic deblinding system sends ultrasonic waves across a fine wire mesh screen, preventing flour from blinding, or plugging and, in turn, slowing the free flow of the fine powder.
Robot with 16-kg payload
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Robot with 16-kg payload

The KR 16 robot at the Kuka booth has 16 kg of payload capacity and about 1600 mm of reach. This system is especially suitable for a wide variety of case packing operations.
High speed pick and place
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High speed pick and place

Staubli Robotics demonstrates the TP80 fast Picker, an ultrafast four-axis configuration of high-speed robot for standard pick & place applications.
TE 20 Tablet Elevator
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NJM: Tablet elevator improves worker ergonomics

See it at PACK EXPO Booth #S-2130, and Pharma Expo Booth #W-503!

 Suitable for tablets, capsules, and softgels, the TE 20 Tablet Elevator from NJM Packaging – which features a completely new design compared to the TE10 – automatically elevates and feeds bulk product to a tablet counter or blister packaging machine at a rate of 24,000 17mm-size tablets/min, within a compact footprint that is only 48 in (122 cm) long and 27 in (69 cm) wide.

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