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)

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August 2023 Archives


food grade stainless steel grading and sorting table,
with bottom takeaway conveyors...


A ROLLER INSPECTION AND GRADING TABLE for sorting, grading, and inspecting apples, potatoes, onions, tomatoes, peppers, mushrooms as well as other assorted fruits & vegetables of a size and capacity for industrial food processing, food packaging operations. This visual inspection conveyor works to spin and rotate fruits & vegetables as they pass over the rollers which allow food products to be viewed from all angles so that spotted, blemished, bruised and/or unpeeled products can be picked out, trimmed, separated and/or discarded. It also includes bottom takeaway conveyors that can be used for rejects, smalls, or trash, depending on your industrial food processing application.


  • y5660e_crop_email.jpg18.5 inch wide by 96 inch long roller bed area.

  • 2.25 inch diameter PVC rolls.

  • 3/4 inch spacing between rolls.

  • 2 inch high sides.

  • 18 inch long sloped UMHW dense white food grade plastic infeed chute.

  • 9 inch long sloped UMHW dense white food grade plastic discharge.

  • y5660j_crop_email.jpgConfigured for nine work-stations / workers, with (9) 15.5 inch wide by 4 inch deep stainless steel grading chutes (five on one side, four on the control box side) which feed down to two (2) 6 inch wide by 8 foot long waste takeaway conveyors running beneath the roller bed.

  • Roller bed and takeaway conveyors run counter-directionally (roller bed goes one way, takeaway conveyor run the oppposite way).

  • Approximate 36 inch working height roller bed, with locking casters for ease of mobility.

  • Food grade sanitary stainless steel construction.

  • Control panel with operator E-stops.

  • y5660k_crop_email.jpgVariable speed controls, for stainless steel shrouded motors:

    • 1 HP roller bed drive.

    • 3/4 HP discharge conveyor drive.

    • 460 volt 3 phase electrical input.

As of this writing, this roller inspection table 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 industrial food process inspection, grading, and/or sorting needs.

ALARD item reference #: Y5660

Continuous band BAG SEALER, Packrite 6000, Y5628



The Packrite 6000 BAG SEALER is manufacturer recommended for industrial food process and USDA food packaging applications, as well as medical, military, agricultural, and many other flexible bag and pouch sealing applications. It seals most types of barrier materials in addition to straight polyethylene up to 12 mil single thickness or 6 mil single thickness on bags with gussets (24 mil total). Change over from one material to another is done with very little or no adjustment required...


  • Manufacturer rated for up to 550 inches per minute on up to 10 mil thicknesses.

  • Digital temperature control.

  • Variable speed drive.

  • Set for 3/8 inch flat seal (optional ¾ inch seal available Call 315-589-4511 to discuss your bag sealing specifications).

  • Right to left product flow / feed direction.

  • y5628i_crop_email.jpgCorrosion resistant stainless steel bottom plates.

  • Stainless steel adjustable height stand.

  • Stainless steel top and side shrouding.

  • Maintenance on this machine is designed to be user friendly.

    • Sealing band change can be made in minutes without tools due to tilt-away drive system (no tools required band change a standard feature).

    • If required, replacement of the temperature controller is snap-in, snap-out with no disconnecting or reconnecting of wiring necessary.

    • 110 volt single phase electrical input.

OPTIONAL FEATURES available: Call 315-589-4511 to discuss your bag bag sealing application requirements...

  • Casters for portability.

  • Swivel mount.

  • Bag trimmer (with or without vacuum).

  • Coder options available, ink or embossing.

  • Bag perforator.

  • 220 volt single phase electrical input option available.

  • Crimper seal to make a checkered seal impression which adds a nice cosmetic appearance on clear polypropylene materials.

  • Bag-holding conveyor available as an option, with or without slave speed synchronization, e.g. for sealing heavier bags. (Alard keeps Packrite conveyors in stock on an ongoing basis, CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability and request a quotation for a bag-holding conveyor to go with this sealer).. .

As of this writing, this NEW Packrite 6000 continuous-flow bag-sealing machine is in stock NEW, at Alard, available for immediate shipment.

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

ALARD item reference #: Y5628

Packrite Conveymaster FOOD GRADE CONVEYOR BELT, Y5629

8.5 feet long by 6 inches wide,
stainless steel, with guide rails
and variable speed drive.


This PACKRITE CONVEYMASTER is a food-grade conveyor belt, purpose-built to use as a bag conveyor / bag sealer thru-conveyor to go with a Packrite 6000 continuous band BAG SEALER (available separately). Due to its small footprint, this conveyor is also a versatile general purpose conveyor for a variety of food processing and food packaging applications...


  • 6 inch wide by 8.5 foot long white USDA sanitary food grade rubber belt.

  • Belt lays flat and runs over a solid stainless steel conveyor bed.

  • Belt runs in a right to left direction, from the operator control position.

  • y5629j_crop_email.jpgDual side-rails with non-scratch nylon buffer strips, adjustable for up to a 6.5 inch width.

  • 31 inch working height with adjustable threaded rod feet.

  • Food grade sanitary stainless steel construction.

  • 1/4 HP drive motor with variable speed control.

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

As of this writing, this Packrite Conveymaster Conveyor in stock new, available for immediate shipment..

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm current availability and to discuss your food process conveying and packaging needs.

ALARD item reference #: Y5629

Urschel J DICER, strip cutter, greens chopper, Y5652


A two dimensional cutting machine for industrial food processing applications, manufacturer recommended for food products up to 1/2 inch (13mm) thick at infeed, such as spinach and greens, peppers, citrus peel, celery, broccoli, and parsley.

Manufacturer literature specifies this model for cutting square or rectangular dices, with...

  • Circular knives that can be spaced for cuts from 3/16 inch (4.763mm) to 3 inches (76mm), and...

  • y5652h_crop_email.jpg...a selection of crosscut spindles are available from the manufacturer for cuts from 1/4 inch (6.35mm) to 3 inches (76mm).

  • Strip cuts can be made by removing the crosscut knife spindle from the machine, with the length and thickness of the strips depending on the size of the original product.

This machine FEATURES:

  • y5652k_crop_email.jpgUrschel factory original safety interlock system with factory control box, which disconnects power to the machine if safety guards are removed.

  • 9 inch (229mm) wide feed belt and cutting spindles.

  • Food grade stainless steel product contact surfaces, stainless steel tubular support frame, guards, shrouds and discharge chute.

  • Most standard cut sizes are available CALL 315-589-4511 to discuss YOUR cutting specification.

  • 5HP 3 phase brakemotor drive. .

As of this writing, this reconditioned Urschel J dicer / strip cutter / greens chopper is in stock at Alard, in EXCELLENT operational, mechanical, electrical and cosmetic condition, needing only to be fitted with cutting parts to buyer specifcation.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your industrial food processing cutting, dicing, chopping and strip cutting needs.

Alard item reference #:Y5652

DOUBLE RIBBON BLENDER, 10 cu ft, video demo, Y5667

with slide-gate discharge, food grade, stainless steel.

Item reference Y5667
from Alard Equipment Corporation.

A Paul O. Abbe Model RB-10 single-shaft double-ribbon mixer with slide gate discharge for wet, dry, or granular food products.


  • 22 inch wide by 38.5 inch long by 25 inch deep "U" shaped trough vessel with a double-spiral ribbon agitator:

    • 4 inch diameter shaft.

    • 2 inch wide by 1/4 inch thick ribbons.

    • Pneumatic glands.

    • Heavy duty pillow block roller bearings.

  • Hinged cover with safety / pour grid.

  • 10 inch long by 5 inch wide air-operated slide gate center bottom discharge outlet.

  • 81 inch infeed height, 35 inch high discharge.

  • Control box with safety interlock system - cuts power if lid is open.

  • Variable speed 5HP drive motor.

  • Food grade sanitary stainless steel construction.

  • 208 / 230 volt 3 phase electrical input.

  • Compressed air input required.

As of this writing, this single-shaft double ribbon blender is in stock at Alard, in LIKE NEW mechanical, operational, electrical & cosmetic condition, available for immediate shipment.

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

ALARD item reference #: Y5667

CMI WASH FLUME demo video, Alard item Y4530

50 foot long in an S-shaped serpentine,
all stainless steel...

CMI fruit and vegetable WASH FLUME,
Alard item Y4530

from Alard Equipment Corporation.

A CMI Equipment S-shaped open flume washer-cooler, complete with Key Iso-Flo dewatering shaker, and water recirculating pump. This gravity-flow wash and chill flume provides for gentle product handling to prevent bruising and reduce damage, as can be experienced with other closed flume systems, when running food products such as lettuce, cabbage, spinach, spring mix, pepper, onions, carrots plus other fresh cut produce. For quick chilling, washing and/or sterilizing as part of your food processing production line. Food grade all stainless steel construction with all open surfaces, makes for easy cleaning and sanitation. Also versatile, for shredded, choppped, whole leafy greens, sliced, diced, even whole fruits and vegetables. With no moving parts aside from the centrigugal recirculation pump.


  • 11 inch wide by 50 foot long four (4) pass serpentine flume trough in an S-configuration, presently cleanly separated into two sections for shipping purposes.

  • 64 inch working height.

  • 30 inch wide by 72 inch long tapered infeed.

  • Six (6) forward facing water nozzles at infeed end with hinged deflector.

  • Two (2) sets of six (6) water nozzles located along the trough bottom to propel product forward.

  • Stone / sand trap on final / discharge leg.

  • 10.5 foot wide by 15 foot long overall footprint.

  • All food grade sanitary stainless steel construction.

  • Previously used as a chilling flume fed with chilled plant water, so it came to Alard without water chilling components. As of this writing we have a matching CMI chill tank (Y1572) available in stock. Call 315-589-4511 for more information.

  • Product can be cut directly above the infeed, or another piece of equipment such as a belt or shaker (available separately) can be used to feed the flume, CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and tell us how you'd like your pre-cut produce wash, cut and dry line laid out.


  • 30 inch wide by 66 inch long conveyor pan with...

    • Dimpled / rigidized stick resistant stainless steel horizontal contact surfaces.

    • 12 inch long solid infeed.

    • 30 inch long removable screen with 3/4 inch diameter perforations.

    • Screen held in place by quick-relase hook latches for rapid toolless changeover.

    • 24 inch long discharge which narrows to a 14 inch wide half-moon shaped discharge outlet.

    • 6 inch high smooth flat sides.

    • 51 inch high infeed / 45 inch discharge height.

  • New style Key Iso-Flo eccentric with NEW 1 HP drive motor.

  • All food grade sanitary stainless steel construction.

  • 208/230/460 volt 3 phase electrical input.


  • 5 inch flanged inlet / 4 inch Triclamp outlet.

  • 3 HP stainless steel shrouded motor.

  • 208/230/460 volt 3 phase electrical input.

As of this writing, this water flume conveyor is in stock at ALARD, in GOOD condition and available for timely shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability and discuss your industrial food process product cooling needs.

ALARD item reference #: Y4530

Six-inch FOOD PUMP with feed tank and drive, Y4996



Food grade pump-in-water conveyor / flume kit including Cornell 6-inch food pump, feed tank, and drive on common stainless steel frame. Pump whole or cut food products via pipe flume or open sluice, to cool, wash, rinse, sanitize, and/or apply preservative solutions while conveying horizontally and/or vertically for long or short distances. Ideal for food processing applications such as fruit and vegetable washing, fresh-cut / pre-cut produce hydro-cooling and chilling applications, and/or pre-heating prior to cutting, peeling, etc; including shredded lettuce and cabbage, cut romaine, whole or cut potatoes, french fries, potato chips, live fish (!), cranberries, carrots, apples, cherries, peas, broccoli, crayfish, shrimp, lettuce, green beans, nuts, peppers, olives, cucumbers, raisins, beans, corn, peaches, beets, oranges, and more.


  • y4996d_crop_email.jpgCornell 6NHPP-F16K cast-iron hydro flow food pump with:

    • Stainless steel impeller.

    • Six-inch flanged inlet and outlet connections.

  • Manufacturer rated for solids handling ability for product sized up to 4 inch diameter by 6 inches in length. Larger diameter pumps are available for larger product sizes; --call 315-589-4511 do discuss your specific application requirements.

  • Expanded volute PP series pump for the ultimate in gentle handling of delicate food products. So gentle the manufacturer rates for pumping live fish!

  • Specifically designed and built for industrial food processing application use, with tons-per-hour throughput capacity.

  • Manufacturer recommends 2 or 3 to 1 ratio of water to product, with your product capacity determined by horsepower, RPM, and total dynamic head resistance. Pump curves are available by request; --call 315-589-4511 do discuss your specific application requirements.

  • y4996f_crop_email.jpgStainless steel in-feed tank 41 inches long by 33 inches wide by 19 inches deep; with a 35 inch product infeed height, and a 18.5 inch height to center of return flange.

  • The tank has a 2 inch inner diameter NPT threaded (female) cleanout drain near the return flange end, at a 14.5 inch discharge height.

  • The pump, tank and drive, are mounted together on a tubular stainless steel frame.

  • 7.5HP 1,765 RPM 208/230/460 volt 3 phase drive. Other RPM and/or horsepower drives, optional variable speed controls, and / or drive-ratio setups are available:--call 315-589-4511 to tell us what YOU need to pump food products in water.

  • NEW, with two-year manufacturer warranty.

As of this writing, this flume pump system is new in stock at Alard, available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular hydro food pump application requirements.

Alard item reference #:Y4996


CORNELL 4 inch



A Cornell Model 4NMT-2R stainless steel hydro-flow food pump with 4 inch inlet and outlet connections, uses water as a transport medium. The water supports and cushions the food product being conveyed, so the Cornell Hydro-Transport Food Pump is an excellent foundation for a pipe flume, open flume, wash flume, chill flume, disinfectant bath, or other water conveyor configuration for gently conveying high volumes of whole or cut food products in water at tons-per-hour volume capacities.


  • Cornell 4NMT-2R stainless steel hydro-transport food pump with single port stainless steel impeller, 4 inch inlet and outlet.

  • y4636b_crop_email.jpgManufacturer rated for approximately 100 to 800 gallons per minute depending on RPM and head resistance.

  • Whole or cut food solids handling ability for products up to 2.94 inch (74.7 mm) diameter by 4 inch (171.6 mm) long.

  • 4 inch flanged suction outlet and discharge outlet connections appropriate for 4 inch water pipeline.

  • Non-clogging single port impeller conveys in a cushion of water. The water supports and cushions the food product being handled, so the (...Cornell Hydro-Transport Food Pump...).

  • Food grade stainless steel pump and impeller.

  • Designed and manufactured specifically to pump food products in water.

  • y4636c_crop_email.jpgEconomical for long distance conveying: Can convey food products several hundred feet, with much less floor space footprint, less maintenance, more capacity, and less expense than a belt conveyor, screw conveyor, bucket elevator, or vibrating conveyor.

  • Conveys products vertically, horizontally, diagonally, some or all of the above in the same system.

  • Elevates products gently, without mechanical damage.

  • Preheat product before cutting, peeling, etc.

  • Hydro-cool product to remove field heat, after blanching, etc.

  • Apply additives (dextrose, SAPP, etc.) while conveying.

  • Gently wash while conveying.

  • Ideal for industrial food processing and packing applications, for chilling, cooling, washing, sanitizing and conveying food products in water. Typically used for pre-cut produce, fresh-cut salad, seafood, frozen fruit and vegetable processing, and other food manufacturing operations.

As of this writing, this refurbished Cornell hydro-flow food pump is in stock at ALARD, in VERY GOOD OPERATING condition, available for immediate shipment.

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

ALARD item reference #: Y4636