Metal detector iMD basic

High reliability and much flexibility for your quality assurance: Rely on safe detection of enclosed contaminations such as steel, stainless steel or non-ferrous metals like aluminum for packaged and non-packaged products.

For a reliable inspection performance the compact metal detection system works with highest search sensitivity. Thanks to its robust stainless steel conveyor belt construction the iMD basic is suitable for piece goods of up to 20 kg. The short metal-free zone (MZ) ensures interference-free and reliable detection. The flexibly adjustable height of the metal detector guarantees reliable detection of contaminations. The system adjusts to your needs via conveyor belts having a variable belt width. You may choose between the following standard sizes: 150, 300 and 400 mm. For the event of contaminations, the system is fitted with a Stop-on-Detect function (SOD).

Area of Use

  • Detection of ferrous and non-ferrous metals in the food industry


  • Requires little space due to its compact frame design
    • Enhanced detection due to variable height adjustment of the metal detector
    • Easy cleaning due to belt change without tools
  • Highlights metal detector single frequency (SF):
    • Combined control and operating unit
    • Special EMC combi filter to suppress external interferences
    • Intelligent sensitivity adjustment and high interference resistance
    • Meets latest HACCP, IFS and BRC requirements
    • Multiple product memory
    • Variable conveyor speed

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  • Dual frequency technology for optimized sensitivity
  • Warning device combination (signal lamp + horn): Error display, error and metal display
  • Warning device (4 signal lamps + horn): Error display, error and metal display, ready for operation, AuditCheck
  • Mobile conveyor with four lockable guide rollers
  • Package alignment
  • Various interfaces: Ethernet TCP/IP, RS232
  • Reporting via BRAIN2 Software

Metal detectors

  • Single frequency (SF)



  • Examination of packaged products
  • Piece goods


Product temperature

  • -20 °C to +65 °C


Ambient conditions

  • 0 °C to +40 °C
  • 25% to 85% RH, non-condensing


Electrical design

  • Operating unit on the metal detector
  • Separate control cabinet for conveyor technology operation


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