Thermo Scientific™

APEX 500 High Performance Metal Detector

Catalog number: APEX500
Thermo Scientific™

APEX 500 High Performance Metal Detector

Catalog number: APEX500

Reduce product effect and costly waste caused by false rejects with the Thermo Scientific™ APEX 500 High Performance Metal Detector. With superior sensitivity, new shielding techniques and a unique multi-coil design for magnetic flux consistency, you can feel confident the APEX 500 metal detector is meeting the food industry's toughest requirements.

 
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APEX500
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APEX 500 Metal Detector
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Full specifications
Certifications/CompliancecCSAus, CE, ATEX zone 22, ISO9001 certified
Input Types6 Inputs - Active 12VDC and auxilary supply for input sensors, NPN sinking
LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Czech, Russian, Polish, Thai, Korean and Brazilian Portuguese
DescriptionAPEX 500 Metal Detector
ApplicationsMetal detection: Food, beverages, other products.
Aperture SizeWidth: 50 to 1750 mm, Height: 50 to 900 mm (Not all combinations possible; contact Thermo Fisher Scientific for details.)
SensitivityUp to 20% greater than current industry standards
CommunicationsOptional ModBus serial or Ethernet modules
ConstructionStainless steel 304 straightlined case and ABS plastic front panel
Electronic Supply85 volts to 260 volts AC single phase plus earth ground; 47 Hz to 65 Hz, 100 watts maximum
Operating Temperature
Ambient Temperature -10° to 40° C (14° to 104° F)
Product Temperature in Aperture -10° to 55° C (14° to 131° F), Kynar™ liner option -10° to 120° C (14° to 248° F)
Maximum Washdown Temperature 80° C (176° F), optional Kynar liner cannot be washed down
Output Types6 Relay outputs; Relays: 250 volt AC 2 amp max. 50 volt DC 1 amp max
Product Speed0.5 m/min (1.7 ft/min) to 1000 m/min (3,300 ft/min)
ProtectionIP69K
Relative Humidity20 - 80% non-condensing
Input AllocationSpeed Sensor, Keylock, Product Select 1, Product Select 2, Infeed PEC, Reject Confirmation 1 and Bin Full, External Supression, External Alarm, External Reset
Output AllocationReject 1, Reject 2, Auditcheck, Fault, Alarm, Warning, QA Lamp
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Certifications/CompliancecCSAus, CE, ATEX zone 22, ISO9001 certified
Input Types6 Inputs - Active 12VDC and auxilary supply for input sensors, NPN sinking
LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Czech, Russian, Polish, Thai, Korean and Brazilian Portuguese
DescriptionAPEX 500 Metal Detector
ApplicationsMetal detection: Food, beverages, other products.
Aperture SizeWidth: 50 to 1750 mm, Height: 50 to 900 mm (Not all combinations possible; contact Thermo Fisher Scientific for details.)
SensitivityUp to 20% greater than current industry standards
CommunicationsOptional ModBus serial or Ethernet modules
ConstructionStainless steel 304 straightlined case and ABS plastic front panel
Electronic Supply85 volts to 260 volts AC single phase plus earth ground; 47 Hz to 65 Hz, 100 watts maximum
Operating Temperature
Ambient Temperature -10° to 40° C (14° to 104° F)
Product Temperature in Aperture -10° to 55° C (14° to 131° F), Kynar™ liner option -10° to 120° C (14° to 248° F)
Maximum Washdown Temperature 80° C (176° F), optional Kynar liner cannot be washed down
Output Types6 Relay outputs; Relays: 250 volt AC 2 amp max. 50 volt DC 1 amp max
Product Speed0.5 m/min (1.7 ft/min) to 1000 m/min (3,300 ft/min)
ProtectionIP69K
Relative Humidity20 - 80% non-condensing
Input AllocationSpeed Sensor, Keylock, Product Select 1, Product Select 2, Infeed PEC, Reject Confirmation 1 and Bin Full, External Supression, External Alarm, External Reset
Output AllocationReject 1, Reject 2, Auditcheck, Fault, Alarm, Warning, QA Lamp
Unit SizeEach
Showing 1 of 1
The APEX 500 High Performance Metal Detector Features:
  • Reduced production downtime
  • Enhanced search head capability with advanced digital signal processing (DSP) technology, new algorithms, improved noise filters, product phase tracking approaches and balance/recovery schemes
  • Performance validation through AuditCheck (optional)
  • Breakthrough signal process with ingIntellitrack XR (IXR) for improved performance in difficult applications
  • Remote monitoring and control using Modbus™ protocol
  • Unmatched sensitivity: Up to 20% greater than current industry standards
  • Dent- and shock-resistant ABS plastic control panel with straight-lined, stainless-steel 304 case
  • Solid-state, touch operation control panel with icon-driven interface and multilingual “Help” and “Autocalibrate” functions
  • Dozens of apertures sizes available to custom fit your production line
  • Reduced head size compared to the Goring Kerr DSP3
  • Mounting conversion kits available
  • Sanitary, blue, hermetic epoxy aperture lining to improve ease of use
  • APEX features two frequencies that are user selectable depending on the application

Recommended for: Meat, dairy, confectionary, bakeries and snack foods.