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Pack Expo – September 28-30, 2015

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Smalley Manufacturing will be at Pack Expo in Las Vegas, NV at the Las Vegas Convention Center September 28th through the 30th. New and exciting things are always happening at Smalley Manufacturing, so be sure to make it a point to stop by and see us. Our booth number is C-3700.

We look forward to seeing you at the show! Follow this link for more information about the show, tickets, and travel arrangements.

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Custom Designed Control Systems

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For this blog post, we would like to highlight Smalley’s control system engineering capabilities. We have been a UL registered panel shop since 1980, and with a highly skilled staff of technicians and degreed engineers we are able to offer custom control solutions from conception to completion and everything in between.

Whether you need simple operator stations or complete control systems to support equipment for plant installations, Smalley Manufacturing would like the opportunity to assist you with your control needs.  Our ...

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Smalley’s 75th Anniversary

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75years2015 marks the 75th year that Smalley Manufacturing has been in business. In 1932 Alfred Smalley Sr. invented a nut shelling machine that launched a company that would specialize in sanitary food handling systems. We strive each day to improve the equipment we design and manufacture. We also strive diligently to improve and build upon the relationships we have with our customers, suppliers, and employees.

We would like to thank all of our ...

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Pack Expo 2015 – February 16 – 18, 2015

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Smalley has returned from a successful show in Chicago and we are now getting geared up for another great show at the Pack Expo East in Philadelphia in 2015 from February 16th through the 18th. Be sure to make plans to stop by our booth #805.

Whether you already know Smalley or you are interested in learning more, we look forward to seeing you at the show!

Follow this link for more information about the show, tickets, and travel arrangements

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24,000 lbs. of Pouched Candy Per Hour – A Partnership for Success

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Smalley recently worked with Ferrara Candy Company, the product of the merger of Ferrara Pan Candy Co. and Farley’s & Sathers, to achieve an output of 24,000 lbs of pouched candy per hour.

Follow the link below to see how five of Smalley Manufacturing’s Storveyors are being used to pump out 400 lbs of pouched candy per minute:

http://www.packworld.com/machinery/cartoning/vertical-cartoners-cope-24000-lb-pouched-candy-hour

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Pack Expo 2014 – November 2-5, 2014

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Smalley Manufacturing will be at Pack Expo in Chicago, IL at the McCormick Place November 2nd through the 5th. We are getting geared up for a great show, so make plans to stop by our booth, number N-5004.

Whether you already know Smalley or you are interested in learning more, we look forward to seeing you at the show!

Follow this link for more information about the show, tickets, and travel arrangements

The code for your free admission is ...

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4 Points to Consider When Designing a Conveyor System

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Define the product

conveyor2One of the first steps that should be taken when designing a conveyor system is to define the product and all of its characteristics. Size, rate, density, and fragility of product are usually some of the first characteristics to be defined, but other attributes such as corrosiveness, tackiness, product temperature, and angle of repose are other key factors that need to be ...

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Smalley Manufacturing’s Commitment To Manufacturing Excellence

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Smalley Manufacturing is committed to becoming the most respected name in custom designed and manufactured conveying systems in North America. Part of this commitment includes continually evolving our equipment’s design standards in order to meet the requirements and expectations set by our customers.

Every piece of equipment that we manufacture is designed and engineered to specifically suit its individual application. This is accomplished by an open network of communication between the customer and Smalley, as well as an ...

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How Do You Know That Your AutoGlide Conveyor™ is Running Well

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Horizontal Motion ConveyorAll machines should be examined on a regular basis to make sure they are running at the peak of their efficiency. AutoGlide™ horizontal motion conveyors made by Smalley Manufacturing Company are no exception. When I watch an AutoGlide™ in operation, I look at a few simple items to make sure it’s alright.

Of course, the first thing you should ...

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Belt Tracking Basics

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Conveyor Belt TrackingTo keep any belt conveyor running properly, it is important that you are able to correctly track the belt. In this blog post, we will walk you through the basic steps for tracking most belt conveyors. To track a belt you will be using the idlers, pulleys, product location, and belt condition to control the direction of ...

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