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  • Flexicon Launches German Language Website

    September 6, 2017

    Flexicon has launched a new 157-page German language website, www.flexicondeutschland.de, to support the company’s factory-direct sales office in Aschaffenburg, Germany, led by Christian Löchler, regional sales manager.         The new site details the...

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  • New Bench Scales Enhance Hazardous-Area Productivity

    August 31, 2017

    When weighing in potentially explosive environments, it is important that equipment is safe, compliant, and able to be handled efficiently. Mettler Toledo helps meet hazardous-area regulations and maintain the level of accuracy and flexibility required by processes with intrinsically safe ICS4_6x...

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  • Highly Sensitive Metal Detection System

    August 21, 2017

    Mettler-Toledo Safeline’s new metal detector produces up to 95% less false rejects by combining Multi-Simultaneous Frequency (MSF) and Product Signal Suppression technology. The Profile Advantage system is ideal for overcoming “product effect” in bakery, meat, poultry, seafood,...

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  • Universal Weight Controller Introduced

    August 15, 2017

    The SpeedAC iQ uses the latest generation and powerful microprocessor-controlled technology to provide precise bag weights for various bulk materials. This new universal controller is designed for demanding industrial applications in the chemical, pharmaceutical, food, and feed mill industries...

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  • Process Hopper Scale Systems Provide Flexibility, Speed, Accuracy

    August 7, 2017

    CompuWeigh’s low-maintenance process hopper scale is ideal for obtaining accurate, reliable, continuous weighing of dry bulk materials. Seven standard sizes are available to meet specific applications. It can be supplied as a stand-alone weigh hopper or with upper and lower hoppers for...

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  • Hardy Introduces IIoT-Ready Bench Scale

    July 28, 2017

    Hardy Process Solutions introduces the Hardy E-Scale bench scale series with an IIoT-ready (Industrial Internet of Things) scale base. It includes an integrated Hardy weight processor for direct network connection to EtherNet/IP, Profibus-DP, Modbus, or Ethernet networks.    ...

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  • Schenck Process to Open Segregated Stainless Steel Production Plant

    July 26, 2017

    In an effort to better serve the high end food, dairy, nutraceutical, and fine chemical markets, Schenck Process announces an investment to renovate its main plant at the Whitewater, WI location to a dedicated stainless steel production facility.    The change removes carbon steel...

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  • Weighbelts as a Feeding Option

    July 12, 2017

    In many ways a weighbelt feeder operates similarly to a screw feeder or a vibratory feeder, but there are distinct differences that have to be considered when choosing a weighbelt as an option for feeding dry bulk solids.         The first thing to consider is how a...

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  • Hydraulically Damped Single-Point Load Cells

    June 21, 2017

    Single point load cells possess the characteristic to be insensitive for a moment. This allows measurement of eccentric positioned loads. Weighing arrangements with surface sizes up to 600 x 600 mm can be realized with only one sensor. The hydraulically damped sensors also add insensitivity to...

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  • Weighing over Level Sensors and Flowmeters

    June 9, 2017

    Accurate inventory control inside tanks and silos greatly depends on material characteristics and environmental conditions. Gravimetric measuring technology typically provides higher accuracy compared to volumetric or level-detection methods. This article explains the advantages and disadvantages...

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