Sentinel™ Multiscan Metal Detector

Sentinel™ Multiscan Metal Detector

 Related applications: Food & Beverage

Overcome the limitations of fixed single or dual frequency metal detectors with the Thermo Scientific™ Sentinel™ Multiscan Metal Detector. By scanning up to five user-selectable frequencies running at a time, the Sentinel provides unmatched sensitivity and the highest probability of finding ferrous, non-ferrous, and stainless steel metal contaminants in challenging applications such as dairy, meat, poultry, bread, and other foods with high product effect.

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  • Frequency Range 50 to 1000 kHz, Multiscan runs up to five frequencies
  • Identifies contaminants that are up to 70% smaller in volume than previous technologies, including the Thermo Scientific™ APEX 500 metal detector, and has the same dimensions and mounting for easy upgrade
  • Easy-to-use touchscreen with set-up wizards to reduce set-up time
  • Detailed graphical displays for phase, rejects, quality test, and detection thresholds to enable easy fine tuning and troubleshooting
  • IP69K for severe washdown and dust, eliminating repair costs
  • All electronics are integral, so mounting is easy and flexible
  • All balance functions are implemented in software, so no need for manual, hardware rebalance in the field
  • Wide ambient temperature range assuring reliability
  • Fe, non-Fe and 316 SS test pieces included to fit specific application

See the Sentinel 5000 in action at Pack Expo International, October 14-17 in Chicago.
Visit us at booth N-5706 (North Hall).

Ensure food safety with the Thermo Scientific Sentinel multiscan metal detector for food processing

Food is about to get safer than ever—
Learn more about the Sentinel 5000
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