been realized to meet the new market needs.
The mechanical harvest of tomatoes, their
storing in tanks on trucks, and their transportation
can cause tomato squeezing or breaks.
With the in-line positioning of this new sizer,
insubstantial and enervated tomatoes can be eliminated,
while the remaining ones can be divided according
to their size.
The main characteristic of our sizer is its adjustment
field, which ranges from 20 to 90 mm, in this
way processors can choose the tomato size which
is more adequate to the tomato peeling and dicing
line and the one more suitable for the tomato
The sizer is made up of conveying rollers, which
during their motion allow tomatoes to be sized;
generally, the first sizing unit separates tomato
fragments and wastes, while the second one separates
The product recovered by the first and the second
sizing units is then conveyed on suitable belts
to the same crushing unit.
Finally, the third sizing unit selects big
tomatoes and conveys them, through a suitable
belt to the colour sorter, and subsequently to
the peeling and dicing line.
Its construction conforms to all the current
sanitary regulations on the materials to be used.