Machinery

Vision/Inspection

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New breed of weighing technology
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New breed of weighing technology

WipoTec's MMF system incorporates of EMFR (Electromagnetic Force Restoration) technology weigh cells that look at the weight every millisecond. Also setting this system apart from the competition is a vibration compensation feature.
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New twist on anti-counterfeiting
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New twist on anti-counterfeiting

Romaco has teamed up with Nano 4 U in developing a new method of adding a hologram to a blister pack so that counterfeiters can be thwarted.
New machine combines checkweighing and metal detection
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New machine combines checkweighing and metal detection

Thermo Scientific’s Global VersaWeigh Checkweigher combines with the Thermo Scientific APEX 300 metal detector to provide users with a space-saving option for accurate checkweighing and metal detection. Changes to product set-up on the checkweigher are automatically registered on the metal detector, making for easy operator use.
Enhanced x-ray system triples machinery life expectancy
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Enhanced x-ray system triples machinery life expectancy

The new XR75 x-ray system from Anritsu maintains the performance of the company's existing systems, while improving the equipment's ease of use and cost of ownership, tripling the life expectancy of standard x-ray equipment.
3D displacement sensor addresses food-portion control
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3D displacement sensor addresses food-portion control

A new customer-driven solution from Cognex uses the D1300 3D displacement sensor and the Cognex Designer custom interface to calculate the volume of dispensed food for each individual item in a tray.
New rare earth magnet is 22% stronger
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New rare earth magnet is 22% stronger

The new Xtreme RE7 rare earth magnetic sensor from Eriez detects particles that x-ray and metal detectors cannot and is 22% stronger than industry-standard rare earth magnets.
The PIL-30 particle inspection and labeling machine is shown here with a remote inspection table for two operators.
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A syringe inspection system like no other

PC-based control helps this OEM reduce cost and streamline design because it centralizes logic, motion, HMI, and vision system data collection in one controller.
Innovation Stage.
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PMMI releases final Innovation Stage schedule

Presenters to address food safety regulatory compliance, child-resistant packaging, automation, workforce engagement, and more at PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Pharma EXPO 2015.
Cognex Corp.: Inspection systems
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Cognex Corp.: Inspection systems

3D vision, barcode reading, and inspection systems ensure the quality of items during manufacture and distribution.
Nothing saves money like a checkweigher
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Nothing saves money like a checkweigher

Unleash more profits by gaining control of your process. The new Thermo Scientific™ Global Versa checkweighers have numerous engineering and functionality enhancements. Get the answers you need, simply packaged.
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RTP Company: Material selection data
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RTP Company: Material selection data

Tribology data assists designers with medical device material selection.
Suite of small barcode readers
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Microscan: Suite of small barcode readers

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 Booth #S-7155! Microscan unveils a new suite of the world’s smallest barcode readers ever engineered for industrial manufacturing; readers are used on packaging lines worldwide to track production data, guide the movement of goods, ensure label print quality, guarantee correct label application, and perform final lot tracking for end-to-end product documentation and 100% package integrity.
Multi-frequency metal detector
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Fortress Technology: Multi-frequency metal detector

See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #C-2430! The Interceptor metal detector system utilizes a simultaneous multi‐frequency operation, effectively processing the transmission and reception of multiple frequencies continuously over a broad spectrum and facilitating an improvement in detection capabilities of up to 100% with stainless steel, especially when inspecting traditionally difficult “wet” products.
Checkweigher/metal detector
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Telesonic Packaging: Checkweigher/metal detector

Combination unit to for automatic metal detection and check weighing of products.
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FPSA semi-automatic control package
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Flex Essentials: Leak detector

Flex Essentials Inc. announces FlexPak’s new Semi-Automatic control package, the FPSA.
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