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Conveying, Accumulation & Feeding

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'LEGO™-like' conveyors reduce package manufacturer's footprint

Modular conveyors at Rexam perform more efficiently, while using fewer resources and creating less pollution and waste.
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Edge-Carry conveyor
Machine Product Brief
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Dymax: Conveyors

Edge-Carry conveyors are designed to ensure rapid curing of UV and/or visible-light-sensitive adhesives, inks, and coatings where typical belt-transport style conveyors may cause clearance issues or damage to sensitive components.
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Flexicon tilt-down flexible screw conveyor
Machine Product Brief
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Flexicon Corporation: Tilt-down flexible screw conveyor

Sanitary tilt-down flexible screw conveyor on a caster-mounted frame can be maneuvered through narrow aisles and around corners.
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Material Transfer stainless steel drum filler
Machine Product Brief
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Material Transfer & Storage, Inc: Stainless steel drum filler with scale system

Stainless steel drum filling system allows filling of various size drums.
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Machine Product Brief
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Flex Essentials Inc: Sleeve storage system

Flex Essentials’ re-engineered sleeve storage system for the flexographic printing industry, the FlexStor IV, stores sleeves vertically so they do not lose roundness, helps reduce time of assembly, reduces overall cost, and can be used for narrow or wide web sleeves.
BLOCK-BUSTER™ Bulk Bag Conditioner
Machine Product Brief
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Flexicon Corporation: Automated bulk bag conditioner

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.
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Advance Lifts T-series dock lifts
Machine Product Brief
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Advance Lifts, Inc: Hot dip galvanized base frames

Starting February 4th 2013, all Advance Lifts' T-series dock lifts will have hot dipped Galvanized base frames.
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Iso-Flo conveyors
Machine Product Brief
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Key Technology: Vibratory conveyors

Key Technology introduced enhancements to its popular Iso-Flo® family of stainless steel vibratory conveyors.
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Small-footprint spiral conveyor
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Small-footprint spiral conveyor

Slimline spiral conveyor from Ambaflex has a small footprint and can handle products on a 12” wide conveying surface.
Manual dump system
Machine Product Brief
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Flexicon Corporation: Manual dump system

A new Manual Dump System from Flexicon collects dust generated during manual dumping, compacts empty bags, and conveys bulk material downstream.
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New approach to sortation
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New approach to sortation

The SpanTech Transorter offers a unique way of sorting ultralight items or anything weighing up to about 55 lb.
Machine Product Brief
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National Bulk Equipment, Inc: Bulk material storage systems

Designed to function as process-critical elements in an integrated bulk material processing or packaging operation, National Bulk Equipment’s (NBE) bulk material storage systems use integrated automation to improve operator safety and optimize process throughput.
SCC-15-SS Screen Classifying Cutter
Machine Product Brief
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High-torque screen classifying cutter

New high-torque, low-speed cutter reduces hard materials and friable products into controlled particle sizes.
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Conveyor components used in the Pepsi retrofit.
Machine Case Study
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Pepsi invests $35,000 to generate an added $300,000 annually

On a 2-L PET line at a Pepsi plant in Cheverly, MD, an optimized conveyor connection between case packer and palletizer is helping to generate about $300,000 more in revenue per year.
Top loading machine places blisters online.
Feature Article
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Hoffmann-La Roche AG's line automates personalized kit packaging

Seven sub-machines package clinical trial patient kits with efficiency and inspection security, minimizing labor costs.

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