Product Spotlight

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  • September 12, 2012
  • RTGE Staff

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MSS Inc., based in Nashville, Tenn., in the U.S., has introduced the Cirrus high-resolution near-infrared (NIR) color and metal sorting system. Product benefits include:

  • Provides automated separation and sorting of targeted commodities using advanced identification algorithms and corresponding precise high-pressure air jets
  • Can be configured with a touch-screen interface
  • Offered in various sizes between 1,200mm (48 inches) and 2,400mm (96 inches)
  • Sensor configuration tailored to the specific application
  • Offered in conveyor and slide configuration

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A-Ward, based in Auckland, New Zealand, has introduced the Mi-Slide Compactor for compacting, baling and loading of scrap metal. Product benefits:

  • Bales scrap metals, stages bales prior to loading and facilitates loading into truck containers
  • Designed to offer greater transportation efficiency
  • Transfers 10 to 12 bales into each transport trailer
  • Creates bales of approximately the same width and height of the inside of a shipping container

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Allied-Gator, Youngstown, Ohio, United States, offers the patented MT Series Multi-Tool, outfitted with the patented Quick-Change Shear Jaw Set. The shear configuration is designed for continual use in challenging, full-time processing applications. Product benefits include:

  • Can handle hardened steel wire, steel cable and rebar
  • Power and rigid jaw design allow recyclers to profitably cut these materials on a long-term basis
  • Significant throat force from the patented Allied-Gator Power-Link and Guide System enables the tool to power through each cut with a continual power gain
  • High-alloy cast steel construction

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Oxford Instruments, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom, has launched the X-MET7500 handheld XRF (X-ray fluorescent) analyzer. Features include:

  • Designed to deliver fast and accurate analysis
  • Can be used for metals recycling, sorting and precious metals verification
  • Capable of identifying lead and other hazardous substances in paint, toys and wood
  • Customizable result screen and reports
  • Designed to withstand harsh environments

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