sorting table

sorting table

[′sȯrd·iŋ ‚tā·bəl]
(engineering)
Any horizontal conveyor where operators, along its side, sort bulk material, packages, or objects from the conveyor.
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One of his major purchases for the new location was a vibratory sorting table from P&L Specialties.
We join them at the sorting table as they empty the tiny creatures still glued in pods, and wonder how they gain from them.
It didn't end up on the sorting table so that was ok," said Collier.
To test reflex actions, fish were initially placed on a flat surface, corresponding to a sorting table on a fishing vessel and observed for spontaneous body flexing.
Additional equipment includes: a bandsaw with a takeaway and sorting table, a saw to trim off nails, a pneumatic nail removal tool--which was developed through Bildon of Hendersonville, NC, during the project--a dry kiln and a router with a one way sliding table.
one well-dressed TV reporter asked as she stepped up to the sorting table.
Waste was placed on the primary sorting table, where the material was separated into 15 main categories--glass, plastic, paper, food, yard trimmings, metal, wood, durables, hazardous waste, diapers, textiles, rubber, miscellaneous, "other mixed inorganic," and "other mixed organic.
The line starts with bale breaking, conveying to a sorting table, cutting (in a Rapid grinder), and air separation of labels.
At a sorting table in a corner, a woman twists her mouth, perplexed at a fork that has become jammed under a tangle of other utensils in a rack.
After shakeout, the parts are conveyed to a blast cabinet and to a sorting table.
5m working refrigerator, 70cm freezer, wallboards and wall-mounted cabinets, 2 heated carriages, Flushing range CNS with clearing and sorting table, inlet table 1,7m, hood dishwasher 70 baskets / h and drainage.
The triage area takes advantage of the location's existing slope, so the sorting table rests at a comfortable height, and a natural 4-foot drop directs clusters to the destemmer on the crush pad below.