checkweigher

(redirected from Check weigher)
Also found in: Wikipedia.

checkweigher

(ˈtʃɛkˌweɪə)
n
a person or machine that measures the weight of commodities on a production line or in a colliery
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Together with the Net Weight Detection System (NWDS) and the integrated gravimetric check weigher, these features allow consistent in-process control (IPC).
A check weigher, metal detector, bag marking system, and automatic cleaning can optionally be integrated into the system.
The closed trays and the folding cartons subsequently pass through the shrink wrapper and the check weigher. The next component can then be used for both types of packaging: the containers are packed on the Schubert TLM machine into shipping boxes, which are assembled from pre-cut and glued blanks and closed on the underside with adhesive tape.
The machine is set up for installation of a statistical check weigher, with a robotic bottle pick and place device and feedback for automatic adjustment of the volume dosed.
A few years go, Richard Fallas, VP of Technology for Fallas Automation, Inc., (FAI), Waco, TX, was presented with the challenge of designing a check weigher to weigh RSC cases at the end of a packaging line.
Filled bags will be transported to a CPL-600 palletiser, via a bag conveying system that will incorporate metal detection, in line dynamic check weigher, auto reject station and batch printing facility using an ink jet printer.