Vibrating Rod for Sanitary Applications

Model: VR-31

The vibrating rod for sanitary applications can be installed through a top or side mount for high, mid, or low-level detection of a wide variety of dry and bulk powder materials, including extremely light, fluffy inventory. The vibrating rod features a two-inch stainless steel sanitary fitting for use with the tri-clover style clamp that removes easily for cleaning and sanitation. The rod is ideal for food and pharmaceutical processing or for use with any other materials that require sanitary conditions.

Applications
Features
Specifications
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Applications
  • High, mid, and low level detection in bins, silos, tanks, hoppers, or chutes
  • Sanitary environments that require a tri-clover style clamp for cleaning and sanitation
  • Designed for use in food and pharmaceutical processing
  • Ideal for a wide variety of dry and bulk powder materials
  • Suitable for both top and side mount applications
  • Challenging environments to make cleaning easier and safer
Features
  • Two-inch stainless steel sanitary fitting
  • Tri-clover style clamp that removes easily for cleaning and sanitation
  • Sword-shaped blade to prevent bridging of material
  • Standard insertion length of 11.81"
  • A rigid extension can be added in custom lengths of up to 72"
  • Can be used with remote electronics up to 20' away
Specifications

Power Requirements: Wide range 20-250V AC/DC
Relay: DPDT
Time Delay: 1 second from stop of vibration, 2 to 5 seconds for start of vibration
Ambient Temp: -4°F to +140°F (-20°C to +60°C)
Process Temp: To 176°F standard (80°C); to 284°F high temp (140°C)
Pressure: 145 psi
Enclosure: Die cast aluminum, NEMA 4, 5 & 12
Probe: 304 stainless steel, 11.81”” insertion length
Fitting: 2” sanitary 316 SS fitting with tri-clamp
Mounting: 1-1/2” NPT
Material Densities: From 1.25 lb./cu. ft.

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