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  • Scale Response Time: Less Noise, More Speed

    June 17, 2009

    Tony Boehm Rice Lake Weighing Systems Tony Boehm Congratulations! Once again, you are being asked to squeeze more speed out of your weight-based process. Where is it going to come...

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  • Special Aspects of Light-Density Material Weighing

    June 17, 2009

    Light-density materials are typically those materials that have bulk densities under 10 lb/cu ft. These materials are found in many different applications including: tobacco (leaves and additives); forest products (OSB wood chips and MDF wood fines); textiles (polyester fiber); plastics (...

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  • Weighing & Batching Focus - July 09

    June 17, 2009

    Hydraulic Tank and Hopper Scales Guardian tank- and hopper-mounted scale systems are designed to keep weighing accurately, even in the harshest conditions. Constructed in Type 300–series stainless steel, the hydraulic load cells are built to last a lifetime and require no electricity within...

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  • Bulk-Bag-to-Bin Weigh Batching System

    May 21, 2009

    This dust-free bulk bag weigh batching system discharges material from bulk bags, de-lumps the product, and feeds it gravimetrically into rigid bins. It features a manual Spout-Lock clamp ring at the top of a pneumatically-actuated Tele-Tube telescoping tube, providing a high-integrity, sealed...

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  • Weighing and Batching Systems

    May 21, 2009

    Customized weighing and batching systems feature a unique scale control feature that is specifically designed to accommodate bulk materials. With fast and slow feeding, an automatic target-weight preact function, and auto jog, this feature allows independent control of each ingredient, improving...

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  • Bench Scales

    May 21, 2009

    Heavy-duty AFW bench scales are designed to accommodate rough handling of bulky items. The indicator rotates through 135° for viewing from all angles and the large, 1-in.-high backlit LCD display can be easily read from a distance or in difficult lighting conditions. An in-use indicator cover...

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  • Weight Indicator

    May 21, 2009

    The 825 Spectrum features a full “spectrum” of colors and graphics on its brilliant 640 x 480 pixel interactive touch-screen backlit LCD. Complete onscreen ticket configurability, unlimited truck storage IDs, fast digital fill control management, color-coded check weighing operations,...

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  • High-Speed Net Weigher

    May 21, 2009

    This gravity-fed electronic net weigh scale combines the speed of a duplex scale with all of the advantages of a simplex model including reduced overall dimensions, discharge in line with the bag, lower cost, and quick changeover. It includes a weigh hopper directly suspended from two strain-gage...

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  • Scale Hopper

    May 21, 2009

    This scale hopper uses three load cells to integrate batch weighing into a pneumatic conveying system. Featuring installed accuracy producing a margin of error no greater than ±0.5% of full scale capacity, the unit is specially designed for pneumatic systems to accurately weigh loads, even...

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  • Batch/Dump Weighing Systems

    May 21, 2009

    The Model 403B(D) batch/dump weighing system consists of a hopper for dry solids integrally mounted onto an overhead-type weighing (scale) system, specifically designed for reliable and accurate batch-weighing applications. For dry solids applications, product is typically fed into the scale-...

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