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Bunting Magnetics Introduces New Electronics at International Production and Processing Expo

Date Posted: January 31, 2013

Newton, KS—Bunting Magnetics Co.—producer of precision magnetic products for the worldwide food, plastics, chemical, automobile, and printing industries—introduced a new electronics system at the International Production and Processing Expo in Atlanta, January 28-31.

In addition, Bunting showed its complete line of metal detection and magnetic separation products for ensuring food safety in the food processing industries.

The new Metal Detection 07 Electronics system introduced at the show is the most advanced control system available to the food inspection industry, and includes a color touch screen and dual entry user access for additional security.

A USB interface permits simple data exchange of backup, updates, and quality control logs.

Automatic product learning permits storing as many as 1000 unique products.

The multiMODE™ feature permits operators to quickly expand a product range—from fresh to frozen, for example, and the autoTEST™ capability provides automatic self-testing at any time interval selected.

Built-in networking provides remote monitoring and control via Ethernet, or integration into other processing equipment systems.

Rod Henricks, Bunting Product Manager for Metal Detection, said: “The new Bunting 07 Electronic System provides food processers with the ultimate in quality control and safety when monitoring product quality.

"Bunting product options are available to fit every metal separation and detection situation.”

For more than 50 years, Bunting Magnetics Co. has developed and manufactured precision magnetic products for the worldwide printing, automobile, plastics, food, electronics and recycling industries.

Bunting Magnetics Co. products serve global markets and include a broad range of magnetic materials and components, magnetic separation systems, material handling equipment, magnetic printing cylinders, flexible dies, metal detection equipment, bonded magnetics, and assemblies.

Bunting manufacturing facilities are located in Newton, Kansas; suburban Chicago, Illinois; DuBois, Pennsylvania; and Berkhamsted, England.

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