The Electro-Sentry 1 system is commonly used on grain elevator legs to monitor critical points for shaft slowdown, belt alignment, and bearing temperature as part of a predictive maintenance program to protect against catastrophic breakdowns and machinery failure resulting in product waste, machinery damage and process downtime. The ES1 has additional inputs that allow monitoring of sensors of almost any kind including industry standard 4-20 mA sensor outputs, digital pulse speed sensors... Read more...More Product Announcements from Electro-Sensors, Inc.
. At one step in the process, the company was conveying wet pecans via a bucket elevator to a dryer. However, the wet pecans tended to stick to the plastic buckets, creating a mess and causing operators to spend extra time cleaning the buckets and any spilled pecans from the plant floor. The company decided to replace the bucket elevator with equipment that would convey the wet pecans without any material loss or unnecessary labor. Bucket elevator causes problems. The company uses a flotation... Read more...More Product Announcements from Cablevey Conveyors
Because material transfer is an integral part of the operation, selecting the right conveyor can mean the difference between an efficient and an inefficient operation. To help you determine the most efficient and economical method to move your materials, we have provided some comparisons between Cablevey Conveyors and other conveying systems. The grid below compares Cabevey Enclosed Tubulor Conveyors to Auger, Bucket Elevator, Pnuematic and Chain Disc Conveyors in eight areas; Noise, Energy... Read more...More Product Announcements from Cablevey Conveyors
For years a large percentage of the expense of a hazard monitoring system has been the labor and material costs associated with the installation of conduit and wiring. Our HazardPRO system was designed from the ground up to communicate wirelessly, minimizing these costs. Consistent operation is ensured with self-diagnostics, transmission logging, and redundant receivers. It is now possible to invest this savings in more accurate sensors, better displays, and more intelligent controls that... Read more...More Product Announcements from Electro-Sensors, Inc.