Rapid, continuous product analysis is critical at all stages of tobacco processing. To maintain consistent product quality, increase yield, maximize efficiency and minimize waste, the Tobacco On-line Smart Sensor from Process Sensors Corporation (PSC) enables precise analysis of moisture and additional constituents for quick return on investment. With proven performance in harsh tobacco processing environments, the MCT460-T is built to last, simple to install and virtually maintenance free for years of reliable, consistent results regardless of tobacco color, blend or type.
The MCT460-T Tobacco On-Line NIR Smart Sensor is used in all stages of tobacco processing, including
PSC Smart Sensor advantage
The MCT460-T Tobacco On-Line NIR Smart Sensor comes in multiple configuration options for seamless integration into existing systems. It is easily connected to closed loop control systems or local alarms and eliminates the need for time-consuming and disruptive lab testing. A proprietary temperature-controlled detector enhances stability in arduous environments.
With a standard two year comprehensive warranty and a rugged custom-built cast aluminum enclosure, the MCT460-T provides years of reliable performance in even the harshest environments. Simultaneous multi-constituent measurement can be made for the following parameters:
MCT460-T Tobacco Smart Sensor benefits
The MCT460-T Tobacco Smart Sensor is designed to provide consistent, reliable performance for quick return on investment. Benefits of all on-line PSC NIR Smart Sensors include:
- High accuracy and repeatability
- Unaffected by relative humidity, changes in product temperature, ambient light and high ambient temperature
- Non-contact, continuous on-line measurement
- Easy calibration, operation & standardization
Simple accessibility & serviceability
The Tobacco On-line NIR Smart Sensor is fully modular with all components easily replaceable in the field within minutes. It is easy to troubleshoot with advanced onboard diagnostics.
Process Sensors’ deep industry knowledge and commitment to our customers’ long-term success ensures you receive the best product for your specific application and full support when you need it during and after installation.
|Product Distance||8-18 inches (200-450mm)|
|Measured NIR constituents||1, 2 or 3 simultaneously|
|Moisture Range||Min. 0.1%, Max. 95%|
|Weight||19 lbs. (8,6kg)|
|Enclosure||IP67, Cast Aluminum|
|Ambient Temperature||0-50 °C (32-120˚F) with water or air cooling up to 80°C (160°F)|
|Optional operator interfaces||5.7 inch color touchscreen LCD, 13 user selectable lanuages|
|optional bus interfaces||profinet, profibus, ethernet IP, Modbus TCP, Devicenet|