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FKI Logistex: FKI Logistex: Small unscrambler conveyor

FKI Logistex offers the Mini-Unscrambler conveyor, which orients cases into a single-file line at speeds to 100 cartons/min for induction to high-speed material handling systems.
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Weber Packaging Solutions: Weber Packaging Solutions: Label printer-applicator

Weber’s twin-tamp label printer-applicator prints and applies two case labels in a single operation.
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Handling Systems Inc: Handling Systems Inc: Paper handling systems

Superior-PHS’s integrated systems can combine numerous machines to produce automated packaging solutions that can simplify difficult paper handling processes.
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FKI Logistex: FKI Logistex: Mini-unscrambler conveyor

FKI Logistex’s Mini-Unscrambler conveyor orients cases into a single-file line at up to 100 cartons per minute for induction into high-speed material handling systems.
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SATO America, Inc: SATO America, Inc: RFID printing/application

The newly released EPI/SATO RFID Print and Apply System from EPI handles RFID label application on a single, fully integrated system.
Controls Product Brief
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Handling Systems Inc: Single-axis AC drive

The new Sinamics S120 AC drive from Siemens is designed for high-performance, single-axis applications and features a modular concept that separates power and intelligence.
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Bosch Rexroth Corp.: Bosch Rexroth Corp.: Synchronous servo motors

Bosch Rexroth’s new IndraDyn S series synchronous servo motors are scalable in power, performance, and precision. Each motor pole is individually wound prior to stator assembly to eliminate end turns and maximize copper content.
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Materials Handling Systems, Inc: Materials Handling Systems, Inc: Noncontact laner

The Whisper Laner from Materials Handling Systems (Baltimore, MD) can lane containers by color, orientation, fill height, or bar codes from 1:2 lanes up to 1:8 lanes.
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Shuttleworth, Inc: Shuttleworth, Inc: Conveyor brochure

Shuttleworth (Huntington, IN) has created a full-color brochure describing its Slip-Torque conveyors for packaging operations. Available in either print or electronic PDF format, brochure illustrates how the company’s conveyors can accommodate diverse packaging applications.
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FoxJet, An ITW Company: FoxJet, An ITW Company: Ink-jet mounting bracket

FoxJet's (Arlington, TX) Integrated Spring Bracket improves accuracy and consistency of ink-jet case printing. It adjusts to uneven substrates and aligns the printhead for accurate, consistent, high-resolution printing on cases and cartons.
Controls Product Brief
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Materials Handling Systems, Inc: Materials Handling Systems, Inc: Controls integration

Alvey Systems (St. Louis, MO) provides controls integration services for managing intelligent materials handling systems from the device level to the host computer level.
Materials Product Brief
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Materials Handling Systems, Inc: Materials Handling Systems, Inc: Packaging/handling systems

Ram Center (Red Wing, MN) will display robotic machinery for cus-tom-designed packaging and materials handling systems. Applications include PET preform feeding systems, PET preform line balancing, PET bottle bulk palletizing, product case loading and case palletizing.
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Conveyor manual

HK Systems, Inc. (Milwaukee, WI) has released a Conveyor Technical Manual detailing the capabilities and specifications of conveyor systems. These include materials handling systems integration capabilities, such as sortation devices, conveyors, automated storage and retrieval systems, software and controls.
Materials Product Brief
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Hot melt adhesive seminars

National Starch and Chemical (Bridgewater, NJ) and Nordson offer 1/2-day seminars discussing advances in hot melt adhesives technology and handling systems.
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Products brochure

Western Atlas Inc.'s Material Handling Systems Div. (Hebron, KY) has introduced a full-color, 20-page brochure that describes each of the firm's product lines in detail, including AS/R systems, sortation products, palletizers, table-top conveyors, case conveyors and monorail, and software and controls.
Materials Product Brief
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Materials handling video

FlexLink Systems Co. (Bethlehem, PA) has released a 40-min video for materials handling professionals that addresses design and production questions.
Controls Product Brief
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Flow switches

Efector's (Exton, PA) solid-state flow switches protect against abnormal flow rates of liquid or gases. Suited for monitoring the flow of lubricants or coolants, providing run-dry protection for pumps, and detecting for clogged filters in liquid and gas handling systems.
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Motion control capabilities

Litton Poly-Scientific (Blacksburg, VA) offers a full line of motion components including Clifton Precision® motors, resolvers and encoders, for designing a complete motion control system with a single vendor.
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Labeling video

Labeljet's (Ft. Worth, TX) new video shows its range of label applicators and printer applicators, including blow-on, tamp and synchronous applicators.
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Carousel systems

Diamond Phoenix (Lewiston, ME) has introduced new material handling systems. The Maxtractor(TM) is a high-speed carousel extractor. The Lowerator(TM) is a mini-vertical lift for ergonomic lifting, lowering and discharging of boxes and totes.