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  • Volkmann Introduces Weighing/Dosing Systems

    May 12, 2016

    Volkmann Inc. now offers three on-site, controlled weighing and dosing systems. Designed to be used in conjunction with its VS and PPC series of vacuum conveyors, these systems provide accurate batch weighing for processes such as feeding a mixer with solids according to a specified recipe, initial...

  • Ingredients of Success

    May 1, 2016

    Pasta is a finicky food. Most people think of it in its fully cooked state—soft: succulent and durable enough to harmlessly toss against a wall to gauge its eat-readiness. However, the pasta manufacturing process reveals its true identity: a rigid, break-happy material demanding ultimate...

  • Load Cell Junction Box with Fault Detection

    April 12, 2016

    Penko Engineering introduces the SIGMA4 load cell junction box with fault detection. The system can detect if the load cells are all right or not. It automatically adjusts the calibration when a load cell or the weighing indicator has been changed. Most measuring and weighing systems, based on...

  • CPM Beta Raven

  • Hardy Weight Processors Now Include Set-Up Wizard

    March 7, 2016

    Hardy Process Solutions now provides a Set-Up Wizard for its HI 6500 and HI 6300 weight processors that reduces the setup time and complexity typical of industrial weight processors. The Set-Up Wizard automatically launches when the instrument is powered up and is designed to help even...

  • Weighing System Enhances Vacuum Conveyors

    February 24, 2016

    Conweigh — a highly sensitive weighing system can accurately weigh powders, granules, food particles, pellets, capsules, tablets, and other bulk materials being transferred into and out of production processes. Used in conjunction with Volkmann’s VS and PPC series of vacuum conveyors,...

  • Hyer Named President of Thayer Scale, Hyer Industries

    February 17, 2016

    Thayer Scale, Hyer Industries Inc., a manufacturer of continuous weighing products, announces that David Hyer has been promoted to the position of president. Hyer has more than 25 years of experience in a variety of capital equipment product businesses. He was most recently vice president and...

  • New Extreme Weight Processor

    February 12, 2016

    Hardy Process Solutions introduces the HI 6500-XP Extreme Weight Processor, an EtherNet/IP enabled unit that can process and output 300 updates per second of processed (stable) weight. A/D conversion, weight processing, and the communications port all update at 330Hz, providing the PLC with...

  • Dinnissen Process Technology

  • Load Cell Central Launches Mobile-Ready Website

    February 1, 2016

    Load Cell Central’s new mobile-friendly website, www.800loadcel.com, formats content for any device to allow convenient access. All the functionality of the desktop version is now provided by the mobile website. Features of the new site include: •    Ability to...