The Unifortes Basic Tunnel Washing Machine is part of the “Basic” series is specially designed to offer some of the key features of the “industrial” series at a lower capacity and for smaller budgets. The tunnel washing machine is suitable for washing and rinsing crates, trays, and boxes in a wide range of sectors. It consists of a washing section and a rinsing section. Due to its smart design, it will be available in a wide range of varieties. Through its compact design, the washing machine is suitable to wash capacities up to 100 product/h. The machine is customized according to the specific product that needs to be washed, based on standard A-brand components. This guarantees a versatile machine with the optimal cleaning result.
The machine is fully constructed out of corrosion-resistant stainless steel. It features an open design with hatches on both sides that you can remove for thorough cleaning. When the machine is off, the hatch can be opened and the filter can be removed for cleaning the whole machine.
To reduce operating costs the machine applies numerous features to minimize water- and power consumption. The washing water is collected, filtered, and reused to minimalize usage of water, chemicals, and heating energy.
Both man and machine safety are an important issue for Unifortes. All Unifortes machines are built according to the CE guidelines. All critical elements are shielded by the proper safety measure. The machine has an emergency stop and a lock on the main hatches.
There is a range of options available to extend the functionality of the machine. These options include heat exchangers or steam heating systems for the tank. Other possible options are for instance extended in- and outfeed tables. The Bellpark team is happy to advise you on how to get the best machine for your application. The available options are:
- Extended in,- and out-feed tables (non-driven)
- Adjustable transport speed
- One man operation
- Hot water heat exchanger or steam injection
- Chemical dosing unit on the rinsing
All specifications are based on E2 crates, specifications can deviate with a different type of crate
|Capacity||Up to 100 crates/h|
|Width variation||300 mm to 600 mm|
|Height variation||50 mm to 240 mm|
|Transport height||900 mm|
|Voltage||400V 3ph + 0 + N 60Hz|
|Total power consumption||16 kW (3ph 32A connection with 1x12kW element)|
|Pump washing section||3 kW stainless steel centrifugal pump including Sic-Sic Seal for abrasive pollution
450 liter/min at 2,5 bar
|Spray system||3 seamless bended spraylines around transport system with flat pattern spray nozzles|
|Heating system washing section||12 kW (1x 12kW electrical heating elements)|
|Washing temperature||Adjustable via a thermostat in control panel|
|Tank volume||250 liters|
|Main filter||Stainless steel perforated plate, 1.5 mm opening|
|Connection water supply||2x 0,5”|
|Connection water drainage system||1x 1,5”|
|Rinse system||Seamless bended spraylines around transport system with flat pattern spray nozzles|
|Rinse water consumption||100 litre/h|
Transport system data
|Transport type||Single AISI 316 chain with carriers|
|Transport motor power||0.18 kW|
|Transport motor type||IP66 certified motor and transmission
Special coating for extra protection against water and chemicals
|Side guides||Manual adjustable side guides|
|Top guides||Manual adjustable top guides|
Size and weight
|Length||1.500 mm (excluding in,- and outfeed table’s)|
For more information on the Unifortes Basic Tunnel Washing Machine, please speak with your Bellpark Horticulture sales representative or contact us here.