air conveyor

air conveyor

[′er kən‚vā·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
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They supplied and installed all the air conveyor system to receive blown bottles from the Sidel blow moulder and convey them to a Zecchetti fully automatic empty bottle palletizer, which is followed by Planet's FIS stretchwrapper machine, prior to sending the finished products to store or for depalletization.
The objectives behind this latest development were not just to reduce weight but also to ensure that the bottle can be transported by air conveyor, the option can be retrofitted into existing lines and the performance of the stretch blow moulder is maintained.
It can be applied to air conveyor systems to improve the transport efficiency of formed products, such as PET bottles.
The air conveyor segments are factory assembled ready to be erected and commissioned at the client's facility in the shortest possible timeframe.
Planet flowline are continuing to carry out an extensive programme of installations of Zecchetti PET Air Conveyor and Palletization systems with Western Container Corporation in the USA, one of America's most modern PET manufacturing organisations and a subsidiary of Coca Cola.
Direct connection via neck handling air conveyor transportation to the filling unit can be established to achieve full function in-house direct on-line operation with maximum efficiency.
Substantially improved line efficiencies involving less down-time and significantly reduced risk of damage to PET bottles are just two of the major benefits provided by a newly-launched air conveyor, designed and manufactured exclusively by Isoma.
Receiving bottles from the outlets of Schmalbach's blow moulders, Planet used Zecchetti air conveyor systems to transport the delicate containers to the high speed Zecchetti palletizers, which fully automatically forms bottles into the correct layer configuration, places them on the pallet and inserts the tier sheets and top frames before moving them onto the automatic strappers and then onto the shuttle car to be transported to Schmalbach's central stretch-wrapping system.
Receiving bottles from the outlets of Sidel blow moulders, Planet used Zecchetti air conveyor systems to transport these delicate containers to the high speed Fuji sleevers.
Contamination-free bottle conveying is the aim of a new dual-blower air conveyor from NTS Inc.
The air conveyor is also subjected to a three-stage filtration process to help eliminate particles in the air.