Cutting station is generally used to cut various kinds of cereal masses, nuts and fruit masses, various caramels, nougats, “bird’s milk“ etc. into pieces of specified dimensions.
Cutting station Lekos can be installed as complete station that consists from station of lengthwise cutting of carpet of mass into defined number of lines of specified width, smooth spreading of lines and lateral cutting into products of specified length.
Station of lengthwise cutting is based on principle of disc knives with automatic leading of cut edges onto lateral conveyor and their transportation into collecting vessel. Simple change of format is basis for machine’s flexibility and comfort of operation. Lines are fluently spread into defined width and transported onto conveyor underneath the guillotine. Guillotine is powered by servo drive with comfortable and fluent change of cutting length and distance of rows of final products.
Lekos company installs such complete stations as part of their continual production lines for different kinds of bars, or as new stations for existing old bar producing lines.
However, Lekos also developed station for discontinuous cutting of „bird’s milk“, that increases effectivity of „bird’s milk“ production when compared to manual production. Operator places plate of „bird’s milk“ onto input centring conveyor belt in front of cutting station. Whole process of cutting, separation of rework, ordering products and their leading into enrobing machine is automatic.
Lekos company also delivers separate guillotines.