Video from Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery shows actual changeover of a new type of so-called split hopper auger filler. Stainless steel split hopper system that allows fast and simple product changeover, cleanup and maintenance. The end result is a significant decrease in both labor costs and equipment downtime.
Designed for bread/bakery products, fasteners. weigh/filling systems, powder and granules, pharmaceuticals and more, the CSH18 Case Shaker from System Technology, Inc. produces a uniform distribution of bulk fill product and is useful for settling cases prior to closing.
Video from Spee-Dee shows pneumatic-over-hydraulic lift design that uses air for a rapid lift and hydraulic damping for a controlled lower as the auger fills the container from the bottom up. Lift height is controlled electronically. A pneumatic container gripper is adjustable for different size bottles.