Articles Tagged with ''metal detection''

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Cartridge magnets

April 7, 2014
Eriez cartridge magnets remove tramp iron from dry, free-flowing materials in vertical pipelines.
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Metal separators

March 8, 2014
IMI separators featuring round magnetic circuitry use 52 grade MgOe rare earth material to capture ferrous and weakly magnetic metal contaminants.
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Dry Processing Technology

Magnetic separator

February 7, 2014

Industrial Magnetics’ Pneumatic Line Housing Simple metal separation equipment is derived from the EZ-Clean and Self-Clean versions.

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Metal detector

January 10, 2014
Made for light industry applications, including food processing and packaging, the Eriez Xtreme metal detector features a user-friendly interface, full QWERTY keyboard, auto setup, dedicated reject log, dual frequency range and vibration immunity.
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Metal detector

January 10, 2014
IP69K rated, the Fortress Stealth metal detector features a modular design and a control panel that withstands harsh production environments.
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Updated line alleviates processor’s growing pains

A new weigh-blending system and multi-spectrum metal detector increase meal kit productivity and reduce giveaways.
January 10, 2014
The humble shrimp has been the mainstay of the Choice Canning Company for more than 50 years. Already a leading supplier of shrimp in North America, the processor expanded into the ready-to-cook meal market in 2006. It now produces 12 IQF skillet meals under the Tastee Choice brand and distributes them to retail grocery stores throughout the Eastern, Midwestern and Southwestern states and Canada.
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Dry Processing Technology

Magnetic circuitry

December 11, 2013

 Industrial Magnetics products that feature round magnetic circuitry are available with 52 grade MgOe rare earth material for capturing ferrous and weakly magnetic metal contaminants.  

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Metal detector conveyor systems

October 11, 2013

 Eriez E-Z Tec DSP metal detector conveyor systems protect against ferrous and nonferrous metal contamination.  

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Detectable components

May 16, 2013

Compliant with the Food Safety Modernization Act, SLIDEWAYS metal- and X-ray-detectable components for conveyor and food processing equipment provide detection levels that exceed FDA requirements.

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Food Safety

Metal detection: Quality or safety?

Make sure the equipment has been properly set up and validated, and these activities have been fully documented.
April 9, 2013

Metal detection is a fact of life in the food processing industry. Most processors, whether they process snacks, meats, grains or liquids, have either metal detectors or X-ray machines to detect and control metal contamination.

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