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Here you will find news about latest product innovations from the mk product portfolio and interesting application examples from the profile and conveyor technology and announcements around the company. In addition, news around the social and local commitment and the sustainability of Maschinenbau Kitz are available on LinkedIn or Facebook.

Retrofit Wuchtstand 01

Back in 2019 a customer purchased a balancing stand for vacuum pumps from mk, which it has used in the meantime to set down and balance rotors. Now, five years later, the customer has added a new series of pumps to its portfolio that no longer fit the existing balancing stand. That means that either…

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Lange Transportstrecke 01

To process returns, a logistics service provider needs a very long, circulating belt conveyor. The returns are packed in standardised boxes and are to be conveyed in a circuit. The boxes are removed manually from a continuous conveyor belt, processed and put back on the conveyor belt.

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Lagegeführter Transport von verpackten Lebensmitteln

During the production of sausage cold cuts, the filled packs are output from the packaging machine in four lines. For further processing, they have to be brought together into a single transport line. The packs also have to pass through two 90° curves to reach the next belt conveyor.

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Zahnriemenförderer mit 3D-Druck-Haltern 01

A special machine manufacturer requires a system to feed car body parts to a robot cell. Different parts are to be conveyed, which the robot then removes and assembles. The parts are to be fixed in holders for transportation. Ideally, it should be possible to use a uniform holder for all parts.

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AdaptTech

Our long-standing UK sales partner mk Profile Systems is now operating under the name AdaptTech Manufacturing Solutions.

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Spiralförderer 01

In a food manufacturer's packaging line, individual boxes are packed in outer boxes and labelled. Once the boxes are sealed, they must be transferred to automatic palletising. In order to be transferred, the boxes have to be elevated to a height of approx. 3.5 m.

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Innovative Prüfanlage 01

A manufacturer of polystyrene insulation boxes, which are used worldwide, wants to keep its boxes in circulation and reuse them multiple times. To assist with this, a partner company is building testing machines in which the used boxes are checked fully automatically.

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Antennengestell 1

A manufacturer of antenna systems and radio telescopes needs a system to build substructures for control cabinets and the control cabins for these large antennas. The antennas are outdoors and are exposed to a wide range of weather conditions.

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Stapelmagazin 00

A manufacturer of office supplies has bought a new cutting machine for the production of files. The machine must be integrated into the production hall and linked to the existing conveyor technology.

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Kunstrasen 01

Extremely sensitive products can be damaged simply by being placed on conveyor technology. This is true both for very light and fragile products as well as for heavy and vibration-sensitive products. A solution was needed to minimize the shock to the products when setting them down on the conveyor.

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