Articles Tagged with ''sensors''

Dry Processing

Compact vibrating rod

The BinMaster compact vibrating rod features a point level control designed for use in small bins and hoppers.


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Sensing module

Based on a technology that performs time-of-flight measurement using pulses from infrared LEDs, the Leddar M16 multi-element sensing module can be integrated into any detection and ranging system.


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Non-contact laser sensor

Designed with linear array technology, the Banner LE550 non-contact laser sensor features an intuitive 2-line, 8-character display and a visible Class II laser beam.


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Laser displacement sensors

Cognex DS1000 series 3-D laser displacement sensors come bundled with the Cognex VC5 vision controller, which controls up to 4 3-D sensors and factory floor communications.


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Band tracking system

Employing high-temperature, self-cleaning, non-contact sensors, the Ashworth ActiveTrack baking band tracking system collects and analyzes band speed and position data to make consistent bidirectional adjustments to track an oven band to within +/-1/8 in.


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Engineering R&D

The fantastic voyage of a temperature probe

Best way to measure the internal process temperature of a cooking stage: Send an RFID probe through the process piping!
Measuring the internal temperature or the doneness of any product as it travels through a continuous cooking system is not an easy task.


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Dry Products

Vibrating probe level switch

The Aplus Finetek Sensor vibrating probe level switch provides level measurement for most materials in powder or bulk through the use of 2 piezoelectric elements built in on the vibration tube.


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Dissolved oxygen meter

Developed for all sizes of breweries, the Hamilton Beverly portable dissolved oxygen meter has a DO sensor that eliminates the need for polarization prior to use.


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Ultrasonic sensors

Pepperl+Fuchs Series IO ultrasonic sensors feature pushbutton programming for onsite sensor parameterization without any software; the parameters can be viewed and modified via an IO Link controller or PC.


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Explosion-proof pressure transducers

CSA approved for use in hazardous areas, Gems 31EP/32EP Series explosion-proof pressure transducers feature sputtered thin film-sensing technology, 17-4 PH stainless steel wetted parts and ASIC-controlled thermal compensation and signal conditioning.


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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.

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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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The October 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores companies that have successfully grappled with "the new business reality" and are coming to terms with it being here to stay. Also, read about the work going on behind the scenes to keep FSMA on track.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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