Masitek Smart Spud

Published in the January 2012 Issue Published online: Jan 17, 2012
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The Smart Spud is a real-time wireless sensor for monitoring impact and vibration in post-harvest applications. This technology helps instantly pinpoint where bruise and damage is occurring within harvesters and packing lines during the handling process.

The Smart Spud sensor can be exposed to the same handling conditions as your real potatoes. Masitek provides you with a replicated commodity casing that can be placed in your harvesting, grading and packaging environments. There is no need to slow production at any time as all tests can be done with no downtime or interruption necessary.

If you want to pinpoint, measure and improve your bruise-free, the fastest solution available today and the only true real-time interface is the Smart Spud. Currently, Masitek has hundreds of Smart Spud customers enjoying the benefits.