gravimetric main-line seasoning (MLS) system

tna intelli-flav® MLS 3 is a high performance, gravimetrically controlled main-line seasoning (MLS) system that combined with the tna intelli-flav® CLO 3 or CLS 3 spray systems, delivers dispersion of dry and wet flavourings with extreme accuracy for consistent application with minimal waste and product damage. The tna intelli-flav® MLS 3 features modular components that can be upgraded as your business grows to meet production demands and protect your investment.

tna intelli-flav® MLS 3 is a high performance, gravimetrically controlled main-line seasoning (MLS) system that combined with the tna intelli-flav® CLO 3 or CLS 3 spray systems, delivers dispersion of dry and wet flavourings with extreme accuracy for consistent application with minimal waste and product damage. The tna intelli-flav® MLS 3 features modular components that can be upgraded as your business grows to meet production demands and protect your investment.

standard features

  • tna roflo® VM 3 infeed and weigh conveyor
  • Range of drum sizes and flight profiles
  • Screw seasoning hopper and auger
  • Volumetric control through:
    • spice run out detection
    • rat-holing detection
    • independent bias cut seasoning vibratory feeder

optional features

  • Infeed and outfeed dust covers
  • Loss-in-weight powder feeder
  • Powder refill top-up system
  • Oil spray – mass controlled with liquid flavour injection
  • Slurry spray – mass controlled
  • Oil bulk fill
  • Slurry mixing systems
  • Integrates with tna roflo® distribution systems

specifications

tna intelli-flav® MLS 3
drum diameter  mm (in)750 (30)1000 (39)1200 (47)1500 (59)2000 (79)
length – min  mm (in)1190 (47)1450 (57)1600 (63)1600 (63)2000 (79)
length – max  mm (in)2250 (89)2250 (89)2340 (92)2640 (104)2840 (112)
capacity – min  m3/hr (cfm)6 (3.5)9 (5.3)16 (9.4)29 (17.1)50 (29.4)
capacity – max  m3/hr (cfm)13 (7.7)20 (11.8)32 (18.8)55 (32.4)75 (44.1)
oil application  kg/hr (lbs/hr)12  to 250 (26 to 551)
liquid flavour injection  g/hr (lbs/hr)22 to 500 (0.05 to 1.1)
dry seasoning application kg/hr (lbs/hr)16  to 225 (35 to 496)
slurry application kg/hr  (lbs/hr)20  to 250 (44 to 551)
examplesextruded snackspopcorncrackerscorn chipspotato chips
bulk density  g/L (lbs/gal)35 (0.3)30 (0.25)205 (1.71)65 (0.54)55 (0.46)
throughput  kg/hr (lbs/hr)155 (341)475 (1047)4000 (8818)2000 (4409)2750 (6063)
volume m3 (ft3)9 (318)17 (600)17 (600)31 (1095)64 (2260)
all above specifications are subject to change and may differ according to product, please confirm when placing your order.

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