Pilot Profiler® Conveyor

Thickness distribution measurement of PET containers on a table top conveyor

The Pilot Profiler® Conveyor system offers material distribution measurement of PET containers transported on a flat-bed conveyor. This system provides real-time data on material distribution and offers in-line process monitoring with laboratory accuracy, providing essential information for light weight operations, quality management and process control functions.

The Pilot Profiler Conveyor system features a conveyor mounted measuring station that can be fitted with up to 32 sensors. Bottles are measured as they pass by the station, providing a comprehensive thickness profile over the entire sidewall of every container.

Pilot products offer the following benefits

  • Ability to monitor material distribution changes anywhere on the bottle
  • Improved blowmolder management and monitoring capabilities
  • Reduced job start-up time
  • Elimination of destructive testing
  • Ability to proactively manage lightweight activities
  • Reduced held product, scrap and regrind


  • Conveyor based mounting of sensors
  • Up to 32 measurement locations
  • On-going process reports identifying status and trends
  • Multi-level control limits
  • Built-in reject system for non-conforming containers
  • Easy-to-understand user interface
  • Throughput of up to 60,000 bph
  • 100% production monitored