The Metal Ends Inspection module inspects damages, roundness and compound on metal can ends. This includes scratches, dents, rust, contamination, compound misapplications and more.
Our Metal Ends Inspection instrument by Eagle Vision can detect a wide range of defects that commonly occur with can ends. The Metal Ends Inspection module inspects damages, roundness and compound on metal can ends. This includes scratches, dents, rust, contamination, compound misapplications and more. The system is available for high speeds and for several metal can end sizes and types. The system is compact and can easily be installed on both existing and new lines.
This advanced, compact inspection instrument is hygienic in design, easy to install and provides highly accurate detection capabilities due to the smart 3 color light source technology – every light source highlights different defect types reliably. Perfect for end manufacturers who need to assure quality closures.
Smart 3 Color Light Technology
A key feature of the Metal Ends Inspection unit is the three colored light smart technology for identify product defects. Each light color is optimised to identify specific types of defects, allowing for sophisticated and convenient quality assurance checks.
Smart 3 color light source technology – every light source highlights different defect types.
Very easy to set-up and install, due to circular Region Of Interest (ROI) setup.
Sensitivity adjustable per Region Of Interest (ROI)
Highly accurate detection, less than a small dot of a thin contrasting fine liner
Detects damages that may erase coating, to cause corrosion
Detects foreign objects that can contaminate the canned product
Detects rust that can contaminate the canned product
Detects compound failures may cause leaking cans
Detects curl flange damages that can cause double seam failures and seamer issues
Blue dot inspection for blue dot ends (by use of dedicated separate Optical Unit).
Stainless steel hygienic design
Easy to use interface – large pictures, large buttons, intuitive navigation
Logging of statistics, pictures and data
Translations in all languages possible
Short start-up time & short changeover time
Product selection by product library or MES input
High speed available
High resolution available
Easy maintenance because of no moving parts
Low cost of ownership