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Frequently Asked Question


Question:

What are the advantages of horizontal motion conveyors over vibratory conveyors?

Answer:

Vibratory conveyors bounce product forward, creating small cracks that weaken chips and other fragile snacks. Those small cracks make product more susceptable to full fractures at transfer points within the system and all the way to the grocery shelf.

Horizontal motion conveyors such as Heat and Control's FastBack conveyors gently glide product safely along the pan to prevent cracking and breakage. As a result, you package the full quality of your fragile products such as snack foods.

The advantages of FastBack horizontal motion conveyors are clear:

Reduced Product Breakage:
FastBacks reduce breakage by 50% compared to vibratory converyors.

Decreased Seasoning Loss:
Retain 60% more seasoning on the product with gentle horizontal motion. Huge cost savings!

End Seasoning Buildup:
Self-cleaning FastBacks wipe out the high cost of labor to scrape away expensive seasoning buildup.

Lower Maintenance and Replacement Part Costs:
FastBacks have no history of pan fatigue or cracking.

Reduced Noise:
With noise level below 70 dB, FastBacks are the quietest conveyors on the market.

Minimized Installation Cost:
Installation costs are reduced by 50%. FastBacks simply are set in place, the pans are mounted with 4 bolts and away you go.


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