SDI’s tilt tray sortation systems are used by high volume shippers and can be designed as packing and/or shipping sorters. Either system can handle a broad range of package mix, are often employed where a large number of gates or destinations are needed and in applications with heavy volume requirements. Packages can be manually or automatically fed onto the trays and with multiple in-feed and induction areas can achieve the highest possible sortation capacities. In-motion scales can be incorporated into the automatic inducts to add check-weigh and parcel manifest capability. Tech Conveyor can design the right solution for your high speed sortation requirement.

Tilt Tray Sorters from SDI fast, versatile, quiet, and simple to use when sorting a variety of products including: poly bags, kraft envelopes, DVDs, CDs, small and large corrugated boxes. Tilt Tray Sorters are used for order assembly, outbound shipping, and return goods. The Tilt Tray hardware utilizes field-proven devices designed to operate quickly and efficiently throughout any type of sorting process.

Whether you use your controls and induction unit(s) or SDI’s supplied controls and induction units with in-motion scales, tilt tray sorters are some of the longest-lasting, most efficient and flexible means of sortation in the distribution industry.

Carriages & Trays: Carriages can tip to the right or left direction. The lubrication free carriages are locked in the upright and tipped position.

Tilting Devices: All tilting devices are equipped with electric solenoids and guides to control the tipping

Tilt Tray Drive: Simple, efficient, easy to maintain tilt tray worm drives.

Chain: The aluminum chain has universal joints so the chain can bend in both horizontal and vertical planes. The chain does not require lubrication.

SDI supplies Tilt Tray re-control packages for obsolete or inflexible control systems that are not able to meet current system requirements. Re-control systems can also replace or upgrade outdated and End of Service Life (EOSL) components such as:

• Laser Scanner(s)
• Camera Scanner(s)
• In-Motion Scale(s)
• Obsolete Controls
• PLC Controls
• Package Detection Systems
• Additional Induction Lines
• Dimensioning Systems
• Check weighing Systems