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Potato Packaging Production

Series: potatopotuesday
Potato conveyor belt [1]
Potato conveyor belt [1]

No hard conveyor belts for these precious potatoes! From the caption: ‘After being singulated and weighed, the potatoes move along in plastic cups until the computer trips the device at the appropriate cross belt.’

Potato conveyor belt [2]
Potato conveyor belt [2]

‘Each station on the Lectro-Tek sizing machine can be programmed for its own weight (count), and the potatoes that are diverted into the cartons are sized with extreme accuracy.’


Idaho Potato Commission Report, 1983, no. 1, page 4

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