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Matrox Imaging: Industrial imaging computer for machine vision inspection

See it at PACK EXPO, Booth #7705! Designed to provide single- and dual-camera machine vision inspection on the factory floor, Matrox Imaging’s lower-cost, entry-level Matrox 4Sight GPm industrial imaging computer is based on an Intel Celeron J1900 processor and features a fanless design that reduces maintenance costs and downtime.
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Mettler Toledo: X-Ray inspection systems

See it at PACK EXPO, Booth #S-1706! Mettler Toledo’s X36 Series of X-ray inspection systems enable food and pharmaceutical manufacturers to inspect products for contamination and quality at up to 300 products/min on both single and multi-line operations, while reducing energy consumption.
NIR 6000 Series
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Sensortech: Moisture analyzers

The NIR 6000 Series analyzers provides converting specialists with an effective process management and control tool.
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Heat and Control: Ishida X-ray inspection system for overlapping product inspection

See it at PACK EXPO Booth # N-4706! The new Ishida IX-G2 X-ray inspection system for overlapping product inspection from Heat and Control uses a unique dual energy process that compares absorption of x-rays on two levels to improve detection of low-density objects in overlapped products; the system also detects thin pieces of metal, glass, rubber, hard bones, and other foreign objects in products that have uneven surfaces, like cereal and certain frozen foods.
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Fowler: Inspection/rejection capping solution

The failsafe inspection/rejection capping system from Fowler Products, powered by Pro Mach, Inc., can cap and inspect more than 900 bottles/min, and provides verification that every cap is properly applied to the bottle; bottles failing inspection are shunted off to a reject lane before they leave the capping machine.
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S+S Inspection: Metal detection/magnetic separation technology

S+S Inspection Inc.’s P-SCAN RG Gravity Free-Fall metal detector has been specially paired with MAGBOX-MXF Magnetic Separator to provide Product Purity at levels previously unattainable in powders, granules and bulk flowing materials.
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Thermo Fisher Scientific: Vision software enhances food inspection x-ray platform

With the addition of customizable product verification vision software, Thermo Fisher Scientific’s NextGuard X-ray platform helps food producers meet an even broader range of food safety and quality requirements including missing pieces or components, and under/over fills – in addition to inspecting for contaminants.
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Real time hot melt inspection for end of line packaging

Guaranteeing zero-defect boxes just got even easier with the award-winning PackChek™ System from Valco Melton. Combining thermal and visual imaging, PackChek inspects every package to ensure hot melt glue is applied to the correct locations.
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OxySense: Oxygen analyzer

The ideal solution for conducting non-invasive or invasive measurements in oil, water, or air.
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Machine Product Brief
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Mocon: WVTR testing system for packaging

Mocon launches the first-ever, fully-automated water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) testing system for packaging and other barrier structures, the PERMATRAN-W® Model 3/34 G. (WVTR is the steady state rate at which water vapor permeates through a film at specified conditions of temperature and relative humidity.)
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EVT Eye Vision Technology: Vision sensors
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EVT Eye Vision Technology: Vision sensors

The EyeSens BI offers a wide range of inspection options for beverage bottles.
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OxySense: Optical oxygen analyzer

The OxySense 5250i is the oxygen measurement instrument of choice for labs and individuals who need to test or evaluate bottles, packages and other packaging materials through a variety of studies.
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Cognex: Handheld barcode readers

Cognex announces the next generation DataMan® 8600 series of handheld direct part mark (DPM) barcode readers.
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OxySense: Inline oxygen monitoring control system

The OxySentry® System is specifically designed to monitor the oxygen in MAP chambers.
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FIGURE 1: Experimental set-up: Monitoring set-up in the lab showing three VisiSens detection units (cameras on the right corner) connected to a PC and software screen (a); test vial containing alginate beads in direct contact with the detector unit for CO2 monitoring (b); monitoring set-up allows detection of three parameters pH, O2 and CO2 (c).
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Immobilized plant cells: from DSMZ to the customer

VisiSens technology is used to detect metabolic activities of immobilized plant cells during simulated cell transport in a closed system.

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