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My client has an issue with ensuring accurate volume in bags of agricultural product. We are assisting them with project engineering for a scissor lift and table-mounted vibrator. Can you tell us what product(s) you recommend?

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Having underfilled bags can create legal trouble as well as create irate customers, but this can be avoided with a vibrator mounted to an isolated table top.  Our NTS™ Series is a Teflon alloyed aluminum non-impacting linear vibrator and is… Learn More


We need an explosion-proof vibrator for loading shot gun ammunition into boxes. Can you recommend the best vibrator for this application?

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Filling packages with items that do not settle or nest correctly can be slow and bothersome to line personnel, but this issue can be eliminated with the use of a vibratory table. Our NTS™ Series is a Teflon alloyed aluminum… Learn More


We operate a canning line and need to get lids for cans down a chute. What do you recommend?

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Product hang-ups are not only headaches when they occur, but they are costly to production.  Our NTS™ Series is a Teflon alloyed aluminum non-impacting linear vibrator and is the optimal unit to mount to your can chute.  Even though we… Learn More


Which electric vibrator is best suited for our volumetric ice bagger?

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Material flow problems are dealt with daily and is our specialty here at Martin Vibration Systems. Mounting an electric vibrator to a hopper or chute is an easy solution for ensuring a consistent product flow to your bagger. Our Micro™… Learn More


I am looking for a food-safe stainless-steel vibration table to fill Keurig cups with coffee. What do you suggest?

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Small scale settling applications can be solved efficiently by using one of our compact vibratory tables.  Our NTS™ Series is a Teflon alloyed aluminum non-impacting linear vibrator and is the optimal unit to power a vibratory table for your application. … Learn More


We make frozen foods on a slab bar line. We need to be able to apply toppings in a uniform manner. Which one of your products would work best?

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Product distribution and material flow are our specialties here at Martin Vibration Systems. The Martin® E-Z™ Dry Ingredient Spreader is the perfect solution for companies looking to apply dry ingredients on conveyed products with accuracy and uniformity. Since all of… Learn More


I need to split conveyor output two ways. The conveyor carries chilled cheese curds at a rate of 25 pounds per minute. My thought is to have a split hopper with two feeder pans going to the respective locations to allow on-demand filling at each location. Do you agree?

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Conveying material over a specified distance is where a pneumatic vibrator excels. Our Martin® E-Z™ Vibratory Feeder, which utilizes our NTS™ linear non-impacting pneumatic vibrator, is the perfect solution for companies that are looking to convey materials to hoppers. Combining… Learn More


We make dried chicken chips. We want to automate our weighing and bag-filling process. Do you have a product to help with this?

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Automating a filling process is a major improvement that increases production and creates a more profitable item due to reduced product overfill. The Martin® E-Z™ Auto Scoop Filling System is the perfect solution for companies looking to bring their bag… Learn More


I need a vibrator for a sawdust collection system. My rotary air lock seems to get jammed with the sawdust as it comes down the chute. I think a vibration device could help the sawdust flow down the chute into the trailer. Would this work or do you have another recommendation that would work better?

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Material building up in a sawdust collection system will eventually create costly downtime for a company. Our NTS™ Series is a Teflon alloyed aluminum non-impacting linear vibrator and is the optimal unit for applications that need help eliminating product flow… Learn More


I work as a maintenance engineer at a food manufacturing company. We are having a problem in packaging. The material chokes in the bin making it difficult to achieve the desired weight. We have to manually hammer the bins to ensure smooth flow.

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Material flow issues are dealt with here daily at Martin Vibration Systems. Our NTS™ Series is a Teflon alloyed aluminum non-impacting linear vibrator and is the optimal unit for applications that need help mitigating product flow issues. If your facility… Learn More