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Don’t Let Contamination Send Food Safety Down the Tube

In the Sanitation Wars, the best strategy is to deny the battlefield to the enemy. Bacteria will take every opportunity to hide in any nook and cranny available to them in a food packaging system. This includes places that are supposedly sealed off. That is why many food packaging organizations are moving away from tubular […]

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How Continuous Improvement Helps Eaglestone Accommodate Growth

When we first opened our doors here in St. Charles, IL, we originally had our office headquarters, parts cutting, machining, welding and assembly teams all in one location. But over time, our business grew and the number of orders increased, so we purchased a nearby facility to house our assembly department and laser and water […]

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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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New Flow Mach 2 Waterjet Cuts Through Steel Like Butter

Water is usually recognized as a universal solvent. Given enough time, drops of water will cut through mountains of solid rock. Imagine what happens when you crank up the pressure to 60,000 psi! A stream with that kind of force behind it will cut with ease through glass, plastic, aluminum and even steel. In fact, […]

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Miguel Perez: On the Cutting Edge

Before a friend mentioned to him that there was an opening at Eaglestone, most of Miguel Perez’s work experience was in restaurants. But being mechanically inclined by nature made Miguel jump at the chance to work with state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment. Now, twelve years later, Miguel is in charge of the Laser and Waterjet Department, overseeing […]

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Conveyor Classroom: Original Replacement Parts

Don’t get us wrong. We build great conveyors and food production equipment at Eaglestone. But eventually, some parts just plain wear out due to hard usage over time (think tires on your car). Bearings, motors, belts and gear boxes are common culprits as well. Others can be found in the conveyor manual that came with […]

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Automatic Flour Duster

Designed to dispense a uniform pattern of flour, powdered sugar or other powders precisely where required, this Series 802 Automatic Flour Duster eliminates wasted food product. It is built with a hygienic design for easy assembly and disassembly when cleaning. Other conveyor features include: -Adjustable flow valves to pinpoint powder location -Built in hopper grating […]

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Instant Turn Roller Conveyor Video

Our compact Instant Turn Roller Conveyor Video is designed to maneuver products instantly at a 90-degree angle, or any angle with adjustable diverter guides, while maintaining product orientation. Ideal for the food packaging industry, the Series 1704 features multiple hygienic design elements for easy and efficient cleaning including: -Tool-less drive belt and roller removal -CIP […]

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Vacuum Belt Conveyor Video

Our Vacuum Belt Conveyors are designed with perforated holes in the belt and slots in the slider bed. Air is drawn through the slots, creating the vacuum. The 2800 Series Vacuum Belt Conveyor has the following features and benefits: -Many vacuum sources -Engineered vacuum pumps -Secure part holding -Center V-guide to maintain tracking -Optional pinch […]

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Fabric Constant Turn Conveyor Video

Integrating the constant turn design with a smooth fabric belt allows this conveyor to maintain product orientation.  The 5/8″ nose rollers allow for tight transfers, while the tool-less drop pan removal, sealed bearings and external grease fittings offer easy maintenance all within a food grade design. For more information on how to integrate the Fabric […]

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