New modular version of sorter


20 October 2023
Downs extends range.

DOWNS has extended its range of optical potato sorters with the arrival of the I-CropVision, a modular version of the CropVision.

The machine incorporates the same technology and numerous benefits.

By integrating the I-CropVision® free standing unit into existing installations, all potato growers can now get benefits of the unique performance of the CropVision.

As an independent version of the CropVision, the I CropVision has the advantage of being integrated into existing installations, regardless of the manufacturer, location or year of manufacture.

The new format is highly versatile. It can be fitted into an existing COMBI grader at harvest time, behind a box tipper for shipping potatoes, or in the middle of a sizing or packaging line. Completely

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autonomous, it uses the same tried and tested technology as the CropVision, ie an artificial intelligence algorithm that qualifies all potatoes (green, cut, misshapen, rotten) as well as waste.

Double effect ejector fingers drive the product to one of the three outputs: Good product, second quality and waste.

The independent I-CropVision module is available in different widths: 1.1, 2.4 and 2.8 metre.


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