This cutting machine is designed to wedge/segment fruit and vegetables, such as oranges, lemons, onions, tomatoes, apples, pears and tubers, etc. The machine is equipped with 12 cutting stations, which can mount knives for 4-6-8-12 cloves. Customized knives can be specifically designed for sticks, cubes, rounds, etc. Product is loaded and oriented in correspondence of center of cutting station manually. The electrical motor, by means of unique transmission group, activates: – the cam which commands up/down of piston pushing product through knives; – gear with “Maltese cross” profile which commands rotation of cutting station step by step. It ensures perfect synchronism between rotation of cutting station and up/down movement of pushing piston over the time (no need of further regulation or settings). The machine is equipped with following safety devices:
- Emergency button.
- Magnetic switch in correspondence of inspection window in the rear side of the machine.
- Contact switch, activated by horizontal bar, in correspondence of loading station.
The main advantages and features of the system are:
- High quality of the finished product.
- The cutting is uniform and can be adjusted as required.
- Easy maintenance and cleaning.
- All contact parts are made of corrosion resistant materials.
- High-quality blades.