WEST FARGO, N.D.—Lockwood Mfg. announces the addition of a new potato-handling product. The Air-Controlled Separator is a complete handling and cleaning system that efficiently removes rocks, dirt, vines and other debris effortlessly. With the aid of high-velocity air, you can now clean and separate loads of potatoes easily while minimizing damage.
The 96-inch air chamber first cleans the debris by running the load over a full-width cleaning table to remove excess dirt, vines and corn stalks. The remaining contents move into the high-flow air chamber that efficiently elevates the potatoes into a high stream of air, lifting them onto the discharge conveyer while allowing the stones to continue through, removing them from your potatoes.
*Complete system includes vacuum chamber, cleaning table, containment center and air supply unit
*5,000 cwt per hour capacity
*96 inch wide stone table for preliminary dirt and rock removal
*48 inch potato discharge conveyor
*Collection conveyors for both dirt and stones to one discharge point
*460 Volt 3 PH VFD controlled motors on all tables and conveyors for maximum efficiency
*Containment unit for collection of fine dirt and debris (vines, corn cobs, stalks, ect.)
*Provides a clean and noise free work environment for employees
*High efficiency backward inclined fan
*170 HP Cummins engine power plant
*Hydraulic activated clutch for remote start up
*Central control panel with remote access to air supply unit
*Range of accessory options to customize your ACS-8
Call (800) 247-7335 or visit www.lockwoodmfg.com.