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Can Line Sensors IKU

For the production and filling of cans

Our IKU type can line sensors are used throughout the conveyance sections for detecting aluminium or tin-plate cans. Thanks to the large sensor area, the detection of cans is possible throughout a large range of the conveyance section thus providing optimum feeding from the cup drawing press to the bodymaker, to the washer, feeder, drier, painting unit, printing and fi lling systems and the downstream logistics processes, all the way through to packaging.

Devices in different lengths and with different switching distances are available. 

Your advantages

  • adjustment by one press of a button (Teach-In function)

  • one or more response zones

  • different lengths (80 - 500 mm) depending on application

  • jam-, direction- and speed control

Accessories (not included in delivery)

Connecting cable with angle connector S4 (M12 x 1 A) 2 m PVC cable 4 x 0.25 mm²

ST 041/4-2, Article-No. 9841D

Any question about our Can Line Sensor?

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We will be pleased to help you with your application!


Ardagh Group, Ball Packaging, Crown Packaging, Heineken, Heinz Ketchup, Kraft Foods