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EMPTY CONTAINER AIR CONVEYING

TOP 3 BENEFITS:

  • A full range to accomodate your layout and product characteristics
  • Total product care
  • Bottle specifications: diameter from 45 to 115mm, under-neck diameter from 24.5 to 46.5mm 
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  • Flexibility to layout

    • Plenums: straight, curves, slopes
    • Floor, wall or aerial supports
    • Bottle train formation for conveying or switching

    Flexibility to formats and products

    • Solutions for simple and fast format changeovers
    • Automatic or manual adjustment of under-neck and lateral guides
    • Different configuration of guides available, flexibility for future formats
    • User-friendly and preconfigured control panel for format selection (automatic guides)
    • Simple format pre-settings easily accessible through the panel view
    • Quick format changeover blow molder interface
    • Automatic or manual bottle ejection :
      • Protection of critical machine from backed-up jamming
      • Direct silo feeding
      • Sampling at filter infeed

    Ergonomic design

    • Easy clip and slide neck rail replacement
    • Removable convex top cover with integrated cable tray
    • Optimum cleanability design and materials
    • Removable deck for inside cleaning

    Total air purity control for product care

    • Air filtration: gravimetric pre-filtration (F5), high efficiency opacimetric filtration (F8), HEPA absolute filtration (H12)
    • Air tightness: over-pressure for controlled air flow, connecting flange securing air tight plenum to plenum coupling, side or full cover providing a confined atmosphere

    Sustainability

    • Dry lubrication for under-neck guide: higher performance and energy savings
    • Improved reliability, very low friction coefficient
    • 20% decrease in drive electricity consumption of the ventilation columns
    • Improved lifespan of the under-neck guides
    • Lubricant approved by food-processing standards

  • Functions

    Transport

    A full range to accomodate your layout and product characeristics

    • Bottle specifications
      • Diameter from 45 to 115 mm
      • Under-neck diameter from 24.5 to 46.5 mm
    • Plenums
      • Straight : 300 to 3 000 mm
      • Curves : 15 to 90°, radius 900 mm
      • Slopes : 5 to 15°, radius 5 000 mm
    • Floor, wall or aerial supports
    • Bottle train formation for conveying or switching

    Precise air flow system for controlled and smooth bottle accumulations

    • Automatic regulation of air flow to machine speed and conveyor occupation rate
    • Manual register for fine pressure adjustment to limit turbulence
    • Automatic register for immediate pressure adjustment to defined constraints

    Laning solutions for flexible line configurations

    • Distribution: 1>2, 1>3, 2>2
    • Grouping: 2>1, 3>1
    • Up to 80.000 bottles / hour on 3 ways
    • Optimum reliability: short run, low inertia
    • One single shear zone
    • Optimum air-tightness
    • Side rails with possible automatic format changeover
    • Optimized running principle :
      • Reduction of mass inertia in motion
      • One single shear zone
      • Reduction of the dead area increasing speed

  • Features

    Automatic guide adjustment

    • Full flexibility - Versatile for future formats
    • Suitable for most common bottle formats
    • Suitable for shaped or deformable bottles

    Ergonomy

    • Precise and automatic adaptation of side guides to bottle body size
    • Automatic format changeover in less than 1 minute
    • No bridge handling or mechanical intervention, even for curves
    • Simple format pre-settings
    • Pre-settings easily accessible through the operator panel

    Reliability

    • Small deviation angle during transfer
    • Integration of system inside the conveyor
    • Completely waterproof drive mechanism

    Sustainability

    • Simple mechanical solution without pneumatic jack
    • Limited drive requirement
    • Easy part supply, low number of components compared to pneumatic solutions

    Height adjustment (option)

    • Precise and reliable height adjustment
    • Simple and flexible format changeover
    • Extended outfeed with stainless steel under-neck guide

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Empty Container Air Conveying
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Empty Container Air Conveying
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