Flexicon expanded its FLEXI-DISC™ line of Tubular Cable Conveyors with the addition of a 6 in. (15 cm) diameter system, more than doubling the capacity of its recently introduced 4 in. (10 cm) diameter conveyor.
Flexicon® Bulk Bag Filling System for ultra-heavy-duty applications fills bulk bags with aggregates, abrasive minerals, powdered metals, dry chemical additives, filter press cake, and other difficult-to-handle bulk materials.
Flexicon’s FLEXI-DISC line of Tubular Cable Conveyors for the gentle transfer of friable food and non-food products complements the company’s line of flexible screw conveyors and pneumatic conveying systems, allowing conveyance of virtually any bulk solid material.
A new Flexicon bag dumping system with glove box, bag compactor and flexible screw conveyor, isolates bulk material from the operator and plant environment throughout opening, dumping and compaction of bags, and the conveying of material downstream.
A new BLOCK-BUSTER™ Bulk Bag Conditioner from Flexicon features a hydraulically-actuated, variable-height turntable for automated in-frame bag rotation and conditioning of bulk bags at varying heights.
Flexicon’s new mobile bulk bag filling system features the patented Twin-Centerpost Bulk Bag Filler, an integral metal detector/separator and a tilt-down conveyor/feeder for dust-free filling at multiple locations.
Flexicon's BLOCK-BUSTER™ Bulk Bag Conditioner with two hydraulic rams and specially contoured end plates, presses opposing sides of bulk bags, loosening material that has solidified during storage and shipment, enabling bulk bag unloaders to discharge it through bag spouts.
Flexicon’s combination Bulk Bag and Manual Dump Batching System weighs bulk materials that are discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped from sacks, boxes and other containers, and empties the batch into mobile storage bins.
A new Half Frame Bulk Bag Unloader from Flexicon offers total dust containment at a low cost by eliminating upper frame components to lift and/or position the bag, instead relying on the user’s forklift or plant hoist to suspend the bag above the unit during operation.
A new Manual Dumping Station from Flexicon includes an integral flexible screw conveyor that collects dust created during manual dumping of powder and bulk solid materials from bags, boxes, drums, and other containers.
A new Flexicon Weigh Batching System designed for mezzanines and other low-headroom areas uses Low Profile Flexible Screw Conveyors configured with motor drives at the inlet end of the conveyor, reducing height and width requirements at the discharge end.
Flexicon offers Flexi 6744, a new peelable lidstock for thermoformed cups that seals through oil and chemical contamination. Lamination is made from polyester and foil, plus a proprietary, 3-layer, coextruded sealant.
Flexicon offers Flexi 6648, a new foil laminate ideally suited for overwrapping materials saturated with liquid or lotion. Consisting of PET/foil/clear PE, the structure offers excellent moisture vapor and oxygen permeability.
Flexicon, Inc.’s Flexi-Free structures are constructed using custom-designed laminating equipment coupled with new adhesive technology. This technology can be incorporated into a variety of flexible combinations, including polyester/foil/ polyethylene.
Flexicon offers its 2100 rollstock designed for challenging applications and those that require excellent barrier properties. The high-performance structure—polyester/ foil/polyester/polyethylene sealant—provides good moisture, light, and oxygen barriers in demanding product situations.
Flexicon Corp. (Phillipsburg, NJ) offers a USDA approved bulk bag filler. Constructed of #304 stainless steel, the twin-centerpost unit is said to maximize strength and improve accessibility to bag hooks.
Two types of automated weigh batching and blending systems are detailed in a color brochure from Flexicon. The “Gain-in-weight” and “Bulk bag loss-of-weight” systems are depicted in photos and diagrams.
A new six-page pocket folder from Flexicon (Phillipsburg, NJ) details flexible screw conveyors, automatic conveying systems, weigh batching systems and volumetric feeding systems for powder and bulk solid materials.
A new bulk bag filler from Flexicon (Phillipsburg, NJ) offers a variety of performance enhancements, including a material delivery system that can be integrated with processing equipment or bulk storage vessels.
Flexicon (Phillipsburg, NJ) has developed a Manual Dumping Station configured for direct connection to flexible screw conveyors. It collects dust created during manual dumping of powder and bulk solid materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers.
Flexicon Corp. (Phillipsburg, NJ) introduces a new, six-page color brochure describing two types of bulk bag discharging systems. The BFF Series util-izes a forklifting frame to position bulk bags, and the BFC Series uses a cantilevered I-beam with hoist and trolley, eliminating the need for a forklift.