The digital front end is an off-line unit
, which handles all the job preparations and separations.This means the press operator does not do any repro-technical changes.
In fact, a third off-line unit
from Allens is to be installed shortly for another speciality bread range for the same customer.
Both the MCU and other critical assemblies have redundant backups, with the off-line unit
being automatically switched in when a subassembly malfunctions.
The HaloSource product line includes off-line units
that attach permanently to machining centers.
The new models are off-line units
that attach permanently to machining centers allowing the use of Coolant Xtender technology to eliminate odors that often force disposal of metalworking coolants before the end of useful life.