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Garvey Corporation: Carton accumulation

The Quadra-Flo® is an efficient first-in/first-out accumulator from Garvey (Blue Anchor, NJ). Its uncoupled infeed and discharge mechanisms are designed to enhance carton flow.
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Serac Inc: Aseptic/ESL liquid filling

Serac's (Carol Stream, IL) newest Aseptic and Extended Shelf Life (ESL) packaging system uses few moving parts, making CIP and SIP systems easy to maintain.
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Conveyor mount

TapTone (N. Falmouth, MA) has introduced a new single-lane conveyor-mounted bridge assembly for use with its defect detection systems. Provides precision height adjustment of the leak detection transducer with a fine adjustment crank assembly and digital height indicator.
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Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Kerr Group Inc: Metal identification system

Graseby Goring Kerr (Amherst, NY) has developed DSPNet software, which identifies metal contaminants. By using an off-line Goring Kerr metal detector connected to the software, the material and the equivalent sphere size of tramp metal can now be identified.
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Case palletizer

The Patriot 8000 case palletizer from Priority One America (Sarasota, FL) forms two rows and two layers of cases simultaneously for loading onto one pallet.
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Enercon Industries Corp.: Counterbalanced mount

Enercon's (Menomonee Falls, WI) redesigned, quick-set, adjustable mount has been designed for use with Integral II Induction Sealing Systems.
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Plastic syringe processor

The Model SPLP plastic syringe processor from Adtech Filling and Packaging Systems (Hatboro, PA) accommodates syringe sizes from 1 to 20 cc, complete with barrel and plunger at speeds to 120 units/min.
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Omron Electronics LLC: Multiple rotation encoder

Model E6C-N multiple rotation encoder from Omron (Schaumburg, IL) is said to offer several time-saving, ease-of-use features for motion control applications on packaging equipment or conveyors.
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Gelatin capsule filler

TL Systems/Bosch Group (Minneapolis, MN) has introduced the GKF 2000 hard-gelatin capsule-filling machine. Its unique rounded-edge design and newly developed cleaning system are said to provide cleanup that exceeds cGMP standards.
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Progressive Plastics Inc: Tall oval bottles

Progressive Plastics (Cleveland, OH) offers a tall, oval family of bottles with straight sides, trim appearance, ample label panel and standard neck finishes in a variety of sizes.
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Hopper for fragile items

WeighPack Systems' (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) low-level feeder for fragile products uses a low-level design to minimize damage to products such as snack foods, crackers, cookies, certain cereals, electronic components, solid pet foods and candles.
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Loveshaw, An ITW Company: High-resolution printer

Loveshaw's (South Canaan, PA) redesigned Little David VersaJet HR high-resolution ink-jet printer offers a controller enclosed in an industrial-strength, stainless-steel shell for added protection.
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Label Printers: Label printer

Weber Marking System's (Arlington Heights, IL) 25/26 Series thermal/thermal-transfer label printers have a modular design to adapt to changing application needs.
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Ramsey: Combo unit brochure

Ramsey (Minneapolis, MN) is offering a color brochure featuring its Icore line of metal detector/checkweigher combo units, including the Metal Scout IIe.
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SATO America, Inc: SATO America, Inc: SATO America, Inc: CD labeler

Label-Aire's (Fullerton, CA) Model 2115 labeler can print and apply two sizes of p-s labels to CD jewel boxes at speeds to 100 products/min. The system uses a SATO 8450 thermal-transfer printer interfaced to the Model 2115ST stepper-driven microprocessor-controlled wipe-on labeler.

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