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SmicoSymons Unveils Automated Clamp Rail System

February 19, 2014

The patented Automated Clamp Rail System is a hydraulically-operated opening and closing system for screen boxes that provides a faster, safer way to change out screen media, and reduces change out time on three decks from 8-12 to 3-5 hours or less. With the push of a button, clamp rails on all or selected decks will hydraulically open. Once replacement media is in place, clamp rails automatically close simultaneously while applying and maintaining just the right amount of tension evenly on all decks. The system impacts your operation in four ways: increases production time as clamp rails open and close instantly – no more back-breaking, blind-sided dual cranking on bolts from both sides. Maintenance time is greatly reduced; improves safety by replacing the injury-prone and dangerous method today of changing tensioned screen media with a hydraulic process; reduces premature breakage and out-of-spec product with proper, even tensioned screens; achieves greater product flexibility with the simplicity of changing screen media so quickly.
SmicoSymons Vibratory Screens, Valley Brook, OK 405-946-1461 www.smico.com

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