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April 1, 2013
Recycling Today Staff

1. Cardinal Scale’s New 190A Axle Weight Indicator. Cardinal Scale, Webb City, Mo., has introduced the 190A axle weight indicator for nonlegal-for-trade portable axle weighing applications, such as Cardinal’s CWL-40 and 760 series mobile wheel weighers. Product features:

  • Factors axle weights by pressing the Print key for each successive axle weight or can function in traffic control auto mode, sensing each truck axle’s weight when connected to a remote display with traffic signals and printer
  • Features two RS232 serial ports (for printer and remote display), optional rechargeable lithium ion battery, capacitive touch keys and IP69K-rated wash-down enclosure
  • Features three watertight gland connectors, quick-connect power connector and one ID

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2. McCloskey Standalone Power Units.
Available from McCloskey International, Peterborough, Ontario, are standalone versions of the company’s power units for stacking conveyors. The power units offer the following, according to McCloskey:

  • Available in 49- and 90-horsepower
  • Powered by a Kubota engine, the units feature a hydraulic flow of 26 gallons per minute for the 49 horsepower and 38 gallons per minute for the 90 horsepower
  • Six-gallon-per-minute auxiliary pump
  • Compatible with a broad range of equipment on the market

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3. Bruker Titan Detector Shield.
Bruker, Kennewick, Wash., has introduced the Titan Detector Shield, a patent pending accessory for the S1 Titan handheld XRF Analyzer. Product benefits:

  • Protects the detector window from being punctured by sharp objects, such as scrap shavings and wires
  • Allows rapid and accurate analysis of almost any material
  • Retains the analytical performance of the instrument, even for light elements such as magnesium, aluminum and silicon
  • Available for both the S1 TitanLE as well as the S1 TitanSP

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4. Nissan Electric Forklifts. Nissan Forklift Corp., Marengo, Ill., offers an extensive line of electric material handling equipment for greater productivity with robust, brushless, AC motors, the company says. Product features:

  • Designed with a full-suspension seat for operator comfort
  • Four-mode regenerative braking
  • Customizable performance settings
  • On-board diagnostics and thermal protection
  • Electric walkie/rider pallet trucks with standard, sealed switches that allow them to operate in wet and cold applications without heaters or thermostats

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