A running list of things we've acquired or found available for sale by Alard Equipment Corporation; used food processing and packaging equipment.

Alard Equipment Corporation, 6483 Lake Avenue, Williamson, New York 14589, 315-589-4511 (phone), 315-589-3871 (fax)

See our full General Listings page

VOLUMETRIC FILLER, adjustable fill, food grade, FMC Hand Pack, Z8711

for adjustable volume filling of cans and jars,
and AUTOMATIC filling hopper.


A 26 pocket automatic volumetric filling machine set for 300 diameter cans or 3 inch diameter jars, manufacturer rated for filling "anything or everything that can be handled except an artcile that must be placed in the can or jar in a precise position".This machine includes an automatic filling hopper for granular and particulate products, such as cut string beans, diced vegetables, sliced vegetables, shoestring or french style items, mixed vegetables, lentils, wet and dry beans, coffee beans, and the like.


  • TELESCOPIC POCKETS - Crank-adjustable telescoping volumetric pockets allow for easy and continuous adjustability of fill volume, giving this filler / depositor the versatility of depositing one ingredient in a partial fill, or filling the container completely with one item.

  • AUTOMATIC or MANUAL - The FMC Hand Pack rotary filler model filler features an open stainless steel filling disc which allows flexibility for automatic and/or manual operation. With the automatic filling hopper removed, some difficult products, such as uncut green beans, asparagus, and/or delicate products such as whole peeled tomatoes can be filled by hand.

  • z8711d_crop_email.jpgStainless steel infeed and discharge disks allow for maximum flexibility in line layout.

  • Clockwise rotation.

  • 1 7/8" diameter feed tubes.

  • Brush-off rail, with UHMW sweep, to assure that any excess product is swept off to provide accurate, uniform fills and prevent overfills.

  • All food grade stainless steel product contacts, with UHMW plastic cut-off valve plates.

  • Heavy-duty painted steel frame and body.

  • 208/230 volt 3 phase mechanical variable speed drive.

As of this writing, this food grade volumetric granular filler is in stock at Alard, in very good operational condition, available for timely shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular food equipment needs.

Alard item reference #: Z8711

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Michael C. Shults, Alard Equipment Corp published on November 29, 2018 5:23 PM.

FOOD METAL DETECTOR, gravity fall, Y3861 was the previous entry in this blog.

Net-weigh BAG-FILLER-SEALER video demo, Y3910 is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.