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  MACHINES AND IDEAS FOR THE FIBRE PROCESSING INDUSTRY

OPTiCRAC

OPTiCRAC

The opening of pressed raw material-bales is one of the most dangerous and laborious jobs in the mill. To break open the bale straps a worker has to split the straps or wires using an axe or crowbar. This often leads to injuries, especially with the more frequently used high density bales.  

 The OPTiCRAC offers:  

 

Opens bales safely and quickly  


Description  
1        Fork lift truck with rotating bale clamp 1A.
2        Bale - The bale is presented to the bale strap cutter.
3        Bale strap cutter
4        Safety Bar (only activates Cutter  with 160lbs pressure).
5        Computer activates Sensor.
6        Sensor detects strap and activates Cutting Knife.
7        Cutting Knife is pulsed to cut strap.
8        Pivot Mounting to allow automatic  alignment.

Advantages   ·           
  
SAFETY - Operator ·             
SPEED - 8 - 10 seconds a bale ·             
LABOUR - Reduces man power ·             
MECHANICAL SIMPLICITY -   Ensures operating simplicity and reliability
OPTiCRAC

 

Click here to watch the OPTiCRAC working

 

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