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Integrating Metal Detector Heads: What You Need to Know

It’s a simple fact. Metal does not belong in food items. No matter how it might find its way there, it must be found and removed before it reaches the consumer. Meat, poultry and vegetable processors, in particular, depend on metal detectors to keep food safe. In fact, it’s a requirement. If you are starting […]

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Cryogenic Tunnel Freezer Video

The modular design of the Series 808 Cryogenic Tunnel Freezer employs automated top lifts and an open interior frame for easy maintenance and cleaning. Integrated fans assist in maintaining temperatures for consistent heating/cooling rates to assure a quality product. Additional features include: -Expanding seals to eliminate loss of tunnel temperatures -Tumbling option for more thorough […]

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Industrial Catwalks: Eaglestone Crosses the Line

Whether you call it a catwalk, walkover, elevated walkway or crossover, these structures literally bridge the gap from one side of a production line to the other. Raised walkways allow pedestrian traffic to avoid time-consuming detours or the temptation to take unsafe shortcuts. They add value by enabling workers to safely and swiftly get where […]

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Fighting Contamination Beyond the Production Line

According to a joint study by the Food Marketing Institute and the Grocery Manufacturers Association, the average financial impact of a recall is $10 million in direct costs to the food manufacturer, plus damage to the brand and lost sales. That is why you would never think of using conveyors and other food processing equipment that is […]

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Turn Things Around with an Eaglestone Washdown Turntable

Sometimes simple is better. Take our Washdown Turntables, for example. The basic turntable concept has been used in food processing plants for many years. That’s because the uncomplicated design does the job perfectly with minimum hassle and expense. And while automated packing is becoming more common, our Washdown Turntables continue to be a very necessary […]

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Eaglestone: Guiding You Down the Line

At Eaglestone, we manage the complete layout, engineering and manufacturing of your production line, from start to finish. Integrating a wide variety of custom conveyor solutions for your specific application, we can consult with you and find the most efficient way to convey and package your product. From large volume sorting conveyors and powered belt diverters, to […]

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Top Trends in Sanitary Conveyors: Part 2 of 2 – Design

Food processors are extremely demanding – and with good reason. Every consumer who uses products from their operations depends on the sanitary handling of food items during the entire preparation process. In our last article, we discussed fabrication methods that deny bacteria places to hide and allow the best possible result from sanitary wash-downs. Let’s […]

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Detection Perfection: Implementing Metal Detection in Conveyor Lines

If your products must adhere to a certain standard, you can’t afford mistakes. It’s crucial that everything coming off of your line is exactly what the client expects. If something doesn’t meet exact specifications, it’ll hurt your workflow, profits, and—most importantly—your reputation. You need a system that can not only detect subpar items, but also […]

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