The machine is developed to provide filled trays or boxes with a layer of vermiculite.
The machine exist of a conveyorbelt for trays or boxes and a higher placed dosagebelt for vermiculite. The trays or boxes arrive on the conveyorbelt and pass a sensor, the dosagebelt will rotate and takes along a layer of vermiculite. The thickness of the layer vermiculite is adjustable by means of a controlslide and the speed of the dosagebelt. As soon as the tray or box passes by the last sensor, the dosagebelt will stop. A brush adjustable in height has been set up right behind the dosagebelt, to sweep of the redundant vermiculite of the tray or box. The redundant vermiculite falls down into the funnel beneath the dosage-unit and it will end into a collecting drawer.
The machine has following distinguishing features: