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September 2020 Archives

Food METAL DETECTOR with conveyor, 21x8, Y4562

21x8, 304 stainless steel...


A Cassel Metalshark2 MULTI-FREQUENCY washdown sealed 304 stainless steel conveyorized metal detection system for industrial process applications, with...

  • 7 7/8 inch (200mm) high by 20 5/8 inch (524mm) wide net USEABLE aperture opening with the conveyor belt in place...

  • The 304 stainless steel frame washdown belt transfer conveyor has a 71.5 inch (1816mm) long by 18.5 inch (470mm) wide interlocking plastic chain type belt, running at a 31.5 inch (800mm) working height, with adjustable feet allowing +/- 4 inch (100mm) height adjustment.

  • The thru-conveyor is complete with a photo-eye product sensor, a belt-stop alarm reject configuration, and a variable speed control for the 110 volt single phase drive, adjustable from 16 to 75 feet per minute (approximately 5 to 23 meters per minute) belt speed.

  • y4562t_crop_email.jpgA food grade metal detector specifically built for food processing and other industrial production line metal detection applications. All food grade / USDA sanitary hose-wash-down stainless steel construction (IP-67/NEMA 6 search head enclosure, IP-65/Nema4,4x,6,12 & 13 control enclosure).

  • The search head is complete with integral touchpad operator controls with a 5.4 inch color screen, including RS-232 and RS-485 serial data acquisition ports, and ethernet data interface, in a stainless steel enclosure. Optional data logging software is available for tracking and reporting for HACCP and other quality assurance and certification regimes.

  • 110 volt single phase (standard household current) electrical input.

  • FOUR FREQUENCY LEVELS (35kHz, 75kHz, 150kHz, and 300kHz), allowing for optimal sensitivity across an exceptionally wide range of products / product types (wet, dry, salty, meat, fruits, vegetables, fresh, frozen, hot, cold, etc) allowing for maximum versatility with the widest range of products. The optimal frequency is automatically set by the system in "product learn"mode to maximize sensbitivity / minimize false rejects with your specific product.

  • Sensitivity varies depending on product run, and frequency setting (determined by product characteristics), especially where wet, salty, or acidic products that are electrically conductive introduce "product effect" into the equation.

  • Quick teach feature learns new products in 4 to 7 passes.

  • The control unit allows for 120 product presets, where product presets save the frequency setting with the other tuning data.

  • Single control board technology with all control electronics on one circuit board maximizes reliability, and minimizes maintenance expenses.

  • 304 stainless steel search head and conveyor construction.

  • NEW EQUIPMENT - Includes a 2 year manufacturer warranty on hardware / parts.

As of this writing, this conveyorized metal detection system is in stock NEW at Alard, ready to go and available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular industrial product inspection needs.

Alard item reference #:Y4562

Groen KapKold cook-chill KETTLE with scraper-agitator, Y4353

Groen CapKold Cook-Chill KETTLE, 100 gallon, STEAM JACKETED,
Groen model INA/2-100...


A 100 gallon capacity cooker-cooler kettle, with INA / incline scrape-surface agitation, with both sanitary center bottom outlet AND power tilt-to-dump discharge to provide gentle yet thorough cooking, cooling, and mixing for a wide variety of products...


  • 33.5 inch diameter by 36 inch deep hemispherical bottom vessel with 3 inch center bottom outlet, and 8 inch wide pour lip.

  • Sanitary flush-mounted discharge valve, pneumatic actuated, with 3 inch diameter threaded connection.

  • Equipped with motorized tilt to dump action.

  • INCLINED AGITATOR -- angled "INA" single motion scrape-surface mixer which can be easily removed for sanitation.

  • Steam jacketed, manufacturer tagged for 100 psi @ 338F, National Board Coded and ASME stamped.

  • 54 inch infeed height.

  • Emergency STOP switches located on either side of kettle for added safety.

  • Rim mounted water fill faucet.

  • All food grade sanitary stainless steel construction with T316 stainless steel product contact surfaces, and 304 stainless steel non-wetted surfaces, including stand and floor mount flanges.

  • 208/230 volt 3-phase electrical input, with front-end auxiliary electrical outlet; --for power a pump or fill station (not included).

  • 1 cfm @ 80 - 90 psi compressed air requirement.

As of this writing, this Groen 100 gallon cooking-cooling kettle is in stock at ALARD, in EXCELLENT operational, mechanical, electrical & cosmetic condition, available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability and discuss your food processing needs.

ALARD item reference #: Y4353

Bock FP95 SPIN DRYER demo video, Y4531


Refurbished Bock FP95 SPIN DRYER, Alard item Y4531
from Alard Equipment Corporation.

A refubished Bock / North Star Engineered Products FP-95 CENTRIFUGE, food-grade batch centrifugal system with a manufacturer rated capacity of up to 1,950 lbs per hour. This industrial salad-spinner is an industry-standard tool for spin drying and dewatering of fresh-cut produce products for pre-cut produce packing applications...


  • 30 inch diameter by 18 inch deep basket manufacturer rated for 130 lbs capacity, with lifting yoke and basket dolly included.

  • Pneumatic self-raising lid for ease of operation.

  • Safety lid interlock system prevents opening until cycle is complete and basket is stopped.

  • All food grade stainless steel construction including support base, heavy-duty build.

  • Gasketed stainless steel factory remote control box with electrical controls including timer, programmable variable speed controller, and electronic braking system.

  • 460 volt 3 phase electrical input, and 6-80 psi / 2cfm compressed air.

  • 7.5 HP 3 phase drive motor.

  • Comes with a square drain tank, sized to hold a basket while filling and with a front bottom drain outlet, on casters (see pictures online).

As of this writing, this reconditioed Bock spinner is in stock in EXCELLENT operational, electrical, mechanical, and cosmetic condition, ready to go and available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular pre-cut produce packing equipment needs.

Alard item reference #:Y4531

Y3996 Simplex single PISTON FILLER, test run video

Test run VIDEO...

Simplex single PISTON FILLER / DEPOSITOR Y3996
from Alard Equipment Corporation.

A food grade stainless steel tabletop single piston filling machine for filling containers or use as an ingredient depositor for adding sauces or other liquid food ingredients to other food products. Manufacturer recommended for simple accurate filling of liquid, semi-solid, and/or wet particulate products such as salsa, sauces, relish, butters, chocolate, mayonnaise, jams / jellies, oils; and non-food products such as lotions, shampoos, scrubs cleaners, paint, solvents, oil, and other thick, viscous
liquids or slurries.


  • 1 7/8 inch diameter piston stroke adjustable for fills from 3 fluid ounces to 8.8 fluid ounces (88.7 to 260.2 ml) per stroke.

  • 22 inch diameter by 20 inch deep stainless steel conical infeed hopper.

  • Orifices are sized for particulate product handling, with a 1 1/8 inch by 2 inch oval valve port opening.

  • Comes with a 2.5 inch long by .25 inch diameter discharge spout which can be easily replaced if your particular need requires it: --CALL 315-589-4511 to discuss your product specifications.

  • Manufacturer rated at up to 26 containers a minute, with fill accuracy of up to 1/2% (actual results are influenced by product and container characteristics).

  • Food grade stainless steel product contacts, painted steel base.

  • Electric cam driven, with mechanical variable speed control regulating the fractional horsepower drive, set for 110 volt single phase electrical input (standard household current).

As of this writing, this Simplex AS1 is in stock, in good condition, available for timely shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511
to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular viscous food product / food- liquid filling machine requirement.

Alard item reference #Y3996

Urschel model GA test run VIDEO, Y4547

strip cutter, slicer, French fry cutter,

test run VIDEO...

Urschel model GA DICER, Y4547 - test run VIDEO
from Alard Equipment Corporation.

A reconditioned Urschel dicer. The Urschel model G-A is a three-dimensional continuous cutting machine, manufacturer rated for products input sized up to 5.5 inches (140mm) in any dimension. Manufacturer recommends for uniform dices, straight French fry strips, and slices from a variety of soft ripe fruits and brittle root vegetables, such as potatoes, apples, broccoli stems, citrus peel, papaya, peaches, celery, carrots, and many others; producing clean, uniform, high-quality tons-per-our output.

Three cutting dimensions...

  • Slice thickness: From 1/8 inch (3.2mm), up to 3/4 inch (19.1mm), (knob adjustable).

  • Circular knifes: from 1/8 inch (3.2mm) to 3 inches (76mm); (spacers and number of knives determine).

  • Crosscut knife spindle spacing: from 9/32 inch (7.1mm) up to 7/8 inch (22.2mm), (change part).

  • By removing the crosscut knife spindle and / or the circular knife spindle(s), the Urschel G can also cut strip cuts (two-dimensional cuts) such as for french fries, and slices (single dimensional cut).

  • Cuts uniform cubes / dices up to 3/4 inch.

  • We can complete this machine with cutting parts to fit most standard cutting specifications: Please call 315-589-4511 to tell us your cut size requirement!

This cutting machine FEATURES...

  • Stainless steel slice shell and impeller with 10 inch diameter slice shell opening.

  • Food grade sanitary stainless steel product contacts, spindles, guards, shrouds and tubular stainless steel frame.

  • Stainless steel factory control box with safety interlock system.

  • Casters (locking on drive end) for portability.

  • 2 HP 3 phase drive with stainless steel shrouded motor.

  • 460 volt 3 phase electrical input.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your industrial volume food cutting machine / equipment needs.

Alard item reference #: Y4547

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