Selpak will showcase machinery from the Alpha Series Value line of Yamato multihead weighers as well as the premium Sigma F1 Series at Foodtech Packtech 2012.
JL Lennard is exhibiting Thermo’s family of Versa checkweighers at Foodtech Packtech 2012.
A&D has introduced the AD-1687 weighing environment logger that can simultaneously and chronologically record weighing values as well as temperature, humidity, atmospheric pressure and vibration.
Available to rent, the Futek IHH500 load cell/force gauge system operates at up to 20 t in compression and tension. The display for these load cell systems is a handheld microcontroller that can be mains powered where appropriate, but offers up to 30 hours of battery life.
Emrich and Nemesis Industrial Automation have collaborated to produce a range of checkweighing equipment to complement Emrich’s existing range of packaging machinery.
Mettler Toledo has introduced the ICS4_9 and ICS6_9 food scales. The rugged, easy-to-clean and portable scale models make up a family of over/under scales that can be configured to a variety of manual portioning and checkweighing tasks for harsh environments where hygiene is important.
Ishida has launched a range of high-speed Cut-Gate Weighers for handling granular products which can be easily damaged by auger or volumetric cup fillers. The weigher is suitable for a range of granular products including detergents, freeze-dried coffee, tea and other drink granules, sugar, salt and couscous.
Mettler Toledo’s IND331 range offers compact, easy to install and simple to use process weighing terminals.
The Flexicon Pneumati-Con is a pneumatic gain-in-weight filling system for free-flowing bulk solids. It conveys and weighs the material, and discharges it into bulk bags.
Adam Equipment’s sturdy PTS Pallet Truck Scale gives industrial users an easy way to weigh heavy loads.
An automated plant-wide weigh batching system engineered by Flexicon simultaneously weighs up to seven major ingredients received in bulk bags and unlimited minor ingredients received in 23 kg sacks, pails or boxes and conveys weighed batches to a downstream blender that feeds a bulk bag filler and a paper sack filling machine.
Marel’s Multihead Weigher deals with all infeed, mixing and weighing requirements. It automatically portions and packs food products into virtually any kind of tray, thermo pack, bag, can, glass or box. The products are dispensed into hoppers by vibrating feeders and weighed into exact portions.
Vishay has announced that its VPG Process Weighing division’s BLH-Nobel Weighing Systems G4 family of multichannel weight/force indicators has received certification from FM Approvals. The G4 family has been approved to standards 3600, 3611, 3810 and ANSI/NEMA 250 for electrical equipment for use in hazardous locations and electronic test, measuring and process control equipment.
The Interface WMCP Overload Protected Stainless Steel Miniature Load Cell model adds overload protection to the WMC family features of environmentally sealed, stainless steel housings, proprietary temperature-compensated strain gauges and small load cell sizes for convenient mounting and machine integration.
The Wedderburn Vantage RFS Lite system has been developed specifically for recipe control in the food industry. The weighing unit incorporates an electronic traceability system without the costly infrastructure of shop-floor networking.