Inspection system for empty bottle containers

by KS Control GmbH

  • 4/12/2021

Solution description

Innovative, flexible, economically optimized - for medium-sized breweries and bottling companies: The smart and modular system XPlorer² is beneficial all along the line: From the machine structure to the variety of options for the empty bottle inspection, it can be used efficiently for both individual and full bottle inspections. Thanks to its compact design and simple integration of the controller, the XPlorer² is the perfect solution for new manufacturing sites and line modernizations.

Equipment & details: 

  • Hygienic & compact design in stainless steel
  • High-quality mechanical engineering "Made in Germany"
  • Little need for space
  • Modular structure from individual to the full inspection
  • Processing of all common bottles and glasses
  • Safe inspection of dry as well as wet containers
  • Easy & intuitive variety management
  • Can be optimally integrated into new and existing manufacturing lines
  • Complete system integration
  • Highest detection reliability thanks to state-of-the-art CMOS camera technology
  • Long-lasting, energy-saving high-performance LED lighting
  • Integrated, future-proof network interface (Industrial, Ethernet, TCP / IP)
  • Simple operation via the touchscreen with self-explanatory user interface
  • A comprehensive evaluation of all operationally relevant data

Range of performance:

  • Up to 30.000 containers / h
  • Thanks to our flexible modular system, higher outputs are also possible at any time

Benefits for our customers:

  • Modular construction
  • Intuitive operation & little maintenance
  • Various inspection options (e.g. thread inspection, 360 ° side wall inspection)

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Application processes

  • Measurement, inspecting, testing


  • Food products, beverages & tobacco products

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