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Oil-Less Vacuum Priming

November 1, 2010 5:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

According to Thompson Pump, its oil-less vacuum technology priming system permits a basic pump to prime automatically and more efficiently.

Gyratory Sifter with Dust-Tight Housing

October 22, 2010 10:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Great Western Manufacturing Box Type Tru-Balance sifter is custom designed and built for screening any dry, free-flowing product.

Supplies & Inventory Control Trends

October 19, 2010 6:22 am | Articles | Comments

Michael A. Pulick and Deb Oler from Grainger U.S. answer questions about the trend towards consolidation and the manufacturer-supplier relationship.


High-Capacity Dry Separation Screeners

October 18, 2010 12:55 pm | Product Releases | Comments

APEX™ Screeners from ROTEX Global LLC are high capacity with an ergonomic deck design for ease of maintenance.

Single-Use Fluid Biocontainers

October 18, 2010 6:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

Meissner’s TepoFlex® biocontainers can be fitted with customer-specified tubing lengths, connectors and end fittings.

Lean Manufacturing Goes Molecular

October 12, 2010 12:21 pm | by Tom Fabek, General Manager, Profit Finders | Articles | Comments

Continuous improvement requires continuously delving deeply into all processes.

Loop-Powered Particulate Transmitter for Dust Collectors

October 12, 2010 11:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

The FilterSense loop-powered particulate transmitter and filter leak/emissions detector features simple 2-wire installation and single piece mounting.

Self-Contained Portable Truck Scale

October 8, 2010 12:18 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Cardinal’s portable electronic EPR-LF+ Plus self-contained vehicle scale is contained in modules which are furnished with lifting eyes for easy moving.


Dolly Handle for High-Volume Drum Handling

October 7, 2010 2:06 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Morse Clamp+Go! drum dolly handle quickly clamps onto dollies with various sized sidewalls.

The Proper Conveyor for Cylindrical Products

October 6, 2010 6:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

TKF now offers custom bowtie conveyor systems that are designed to convey pipe and other cylindrically shaped products efficiently and safely.

What Does It Mean To Have A Creative Workforce

October 5, 2010 6:56 am | by Mike Collins, Author, Saving American Manufacturing | Blogs | Comments

In November 2007, a study by the Conference Board and Americans for the Arts in partnership with the American Association of School Administrators, interviewed school superintendents and business executives to find out their views of creativity.

Palletizer with More Patterns & Layouts

September 21, 2010 12:01 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Intelligrated®'s Alvey 890 is able to form virtually any pattern with a wide range of package types and sizes on a variety of pallet platforms.

Improving Coding Flexibility

September 20, 2010 7:00 am | Articles | Comments

Golden State Foods’ Liquid Products Division eliminated the need for hand-labeling by installing a variable data printing solution that enables customization of plain corrugated boxes.


Portable Bulk Bag Discharger

September 10, 2010 12:45 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The portable Material Master™ system from Material Transfer & Storage Inc. features electro-polished tubular 304 stainless steel construction with no tube penetrations.  

Larger Capacity Bucket Conveyor

September 2, 2010 1:22 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The mid-size Elecon™ bucket conveyor and elevator system from Gough Econ, Inc. c an convey material in three different directions.

High-Throughput Screw Conveyor

August 16, 2010 1:08 pm | Product Releases | Comments

A flexible screw conveyor from Spiroflow Systems, Inc. uses a simplified direct electric motor-driven spiral screw to achieve faster rotation speeds.

Why 'Big Mouth' Bulk Containers are Shrinking

August 16, 2010 12:08 pm | by Del Williams | Articles | Comments

Reducing the size and plastic content of wide-mouth, bulk containers pays off for food manufacturers, club stores, grocery chains, consumers and the environment.

Independent Peer Review for Bulk Solids Handling

August 13, 2010 5:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

Jenike & Johanson now peer reviews bulk solids-handling applications, and it typically only takes two to four weeks to complete.

World’s Longest Beltless Magnetic Conveyor

August 12, 2010 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

The 90-foot conveyor from Magnetic Products, Inc. has no external moving components except for the drive motor assembly, meaning that the liquid-tight sealed conveyor housing can be completely submerged in machine reservoir tanks.

High-Performing Shaft Seals

August 11, 2010 6:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

According to Woodex, its MECO HB is not only a standard-sized shaft seal for screw conveyors and similar equipment, but it also acts as an alternative to wastepack housings.

Modular Conveyors for Clean Rooms

August 9, 2010 1:50 pm | Product Releases | Comments

DynaCon's modular conveyors consist of modules that connect and reconnect to form conveyor systems of varying lengths and profiles.

All the Right Pieces

August 6, 2010 6:20 am | by Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director | Articles | Comments

Modular production systems have gone past just Lego-like pieces of equipment or construction plans, and into the very fabric of many processing plant’s design for growth.

Xerafy Embeds UHF RFID Tags in Metal

August 4, 2010 1:24 pm | by mrrfid | Videos | Comments

In this edition of The RFID Network, we test the Xerafy RFID tags and see if UHF RFID technology really can be embedded in metal. Host: Louis Sirico

Dust-Tight Discharge

August 3, 2010 7:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Material Master™ bulk bag discharge system provides dust-tight discharge of non-free flowing materials.

Sifter With Inspection Porthole

July 31, 2010 8:50 pm | by Jeff Reinke | Product Releases | Comments

Sifter With Inspection Porthole

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