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Products:
  SmarTally® Sorter Edition
  SmarTally® Moisture Edition
  SmarTally® Display Edition
  SmarTally® Downtime Edition
  SmarTally® Canter Edition
  SmarTally® Log Sort Edition
  SmarTally® Shift Scheduler
  SmarTally® Label Edition
  SmarTally® GMR Edition
  SmarTally® MSR Edition
  FenceCheck™
  Laser Log Gapping
  Planer Setworks Control

Services:
  Automation Design
  PLC Programming
  HMI Programming

Brochure Downloads:
  SmarTally Display Edition
    ( PDF 361KB)
  SmarTally Moisture Edition
    ( PDF 213KB)
  SmarTally Label Edition
    ( PDF 170KB)
  Laser Log Gapping
    ( PDF 191KB)
  Planer Setworks Controls
    ( PDF 272KB)
  

Laser Log Gapping Controls

Our log gapping controls introduce variable speed controls into your log feeder system in order to increase throughput. A laser is used to measure the length of a log as it moves up the incline. As that log is dropped onto the conveyor the next logs length is measured. By comparing the two lengths and their positions on the incline we are able to increase or decrease the speed of the log feeder ensuring that the gap between the logs is consistently short.

More Volume per hour

As shorter logs enter and move up the incline the system speeds up allowing more logs through per hour. As larger logs come through the system slows down, dropping the new log onto the conveyor at precisely the right time ensuring a small gap as with the shorter logs.

Universal Installation

Our log gapping system is suitable for use on Log Ladders, Step Feeders, Wave Feeders and other log feeding systems. Contact us to find out more.


 
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