The lettuce's outer, or 'wrapper', leaves will be mechanically removed to expose the stem. Machine vision and artificial intelligence are then used to identify a precise cut point on the stem to neatly separate the head of lettuce.
The demands on manufacturers are enormous: it is not only a matter of producing large quantities quickly, but also of maintaining particularly high quality standards. At the same time, increasing production capacity is usually time and capital intensive.
Optimal application design or maximum torque? With FAULHABER BXT flat motors, both are possible. Matched stainless-steel planetary gearheads, the integrated encoder and the speed controller provide exceptional torque and high positioning accuracy in the smallest of spaces.