The blancher consisting of four blanching trays, equipped either with flexible rubber rolls and exchangeable emery sleeves or brushes of special material for hazelnuts, designed for a satisfactory blanching effect and a simultaneously treating of the nuts with high care.
Capacity / h (depending on quality and degree of preparatory roasting) :
- approx. 600 - 800 of peanut kernels
- approx. 400 - 600 kg/h of hazelnut kernels
The machine is powered by a threephase motor which drives the blanching rolls via infinitely variable gear with belt. Each blanching track has a separate adjustable feed ranging from 0-250 kg/h. The slide-insert of stainless steel and plexiglass is easily dismantled. A see-through cover permits continuous monitoring of product and process during the blanching operation.