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    Alpha Brewing Operations - 24 cpm, 35 cpm and 70 cpm options all on the same frame - upgrading can be done in the field - start with an 24cpm if the budget is tight - end up with a 70cpm system down the road.

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    Alpha BC 70 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $119,000.00 Request a quote: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    70cpm Beer Cannon System Features:

    - Dual lane design for smaller footprint, less travel,
    reduced dissolved oxygen pick-up
    - 12 (two rows of 6 nozzles side by side) servo
    controlled CO2 purge and filler nozzles
    - "The Revolver" Twist lock quick change lid feed
    system
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    - Continuous lid press during travel to dual
    seamers (no pneumatic lid hammers)
    - Stepper motor driven star wheel in-feed to
    seamers (no pneumatic can side hammer)
    - Weigh station micro load cell weighs every can
    for low fill (low fill cans can be seamed, or left
    un-seamed)
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    - Precision servo driven rocker cam for seamer
    operations 1 & 2
    - Auto can reject unit pulls low fill cans and
    missing lid cans off the line
    - Burst rinse station for can cleansing post seamer
    (no continuous water spray)
    - Can drier station uses timed bursts of
    compressed air (no continuous waste of air)
    - 12" touch screen HMI on articulating arm for 360
    degree access
    - Solidly built 2" x 2" 304 SS frame and heavy duty
    casters for excellent mobility and stability
    - Designed to withstand the punishment of mobile
    canning operations
    - Stainless steel leveling feet included for
    stationary operations

    Note: Integrated high efficiency air blower for can
    dying optional (no compressed air)

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    Videos of the canning lines in action at Infusion Brewing Company in Omaha, NE:

    Canning Line - Filling Process
    https://youtu.be/eMJY0hJclRE

    Canning Line - Weighing Cans on Filling Line
    https://youtu.be/guDAKcR2QiQ

    Canning Line - Adjustment of Lid / Reloading Lids
    https://youtu.be/z-Y1EKb_MSc

    Canning Line - Lid Application
    https://youtu.be/QCgSESQqnm8

    Canning Line - Rinsing / Drying Station
    https://youtu.be/DmVX6boNxcI

    Canning Line - Seaming Application
    https://youtu.be/1CiUVdBtbuY

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    Contact Matt Rennerfeldt at matt@alphabrewops.com or Jon Marco at jon@alphabrewops.com for more information and pricing - Cheers!

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    Jon Marco
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    Alpha Brewing Operations - Stonecloud Brewing Company in OK City

    Alpha commissioned another canning line at Stonecloud Brewing Company in Oklahoma City, OK, the past couple days. This new Alpha canning line is awesome – weighs each can for low fills – low “DO” levels – built like a tank for mobile canners.

    Special thanks go out to Joel Irby, Founder and Brewmaster at Stonecloud. Joel purchased a 30bbl brewhouse from Alpha and now followed it up with a 35cpm canning line.

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    Jon Marco
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    Alpha Brewing Operations
    O: 402-467-1210
    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
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    Alpha Brewing Operations - see the canning line in action

    Here's two video's of the BC35 canning line by Alpha in action - Stonecloud Brewing Co. and Tomstone Brewing Co. - enjoy:

    Stonecloud:
    https://youtu.be/Nmbw_wKqU-g

    Tombstone:
    https://youtu.be/D0E3FmDekNg

    More video of the BC35 in action: Flying Man Brewing Company recently bought a BC35 Canning Line from Alpha - here's the what they had to say:

    "Canning day today here at the brewery. We are loving our Alpha Brewing Operations BC-35! Rockin out 35 cans per min like a champ!"

    www.facebook.com/FlyingManBe...3455517966783/

    Cheers!
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    Alpha Brewing Operations - canning lines that weigh each can

    Alpha Brewing Operations - 24 cpm, 35 cpm and 70 cpm options all on the same frame - upgrading can be done in the field - start with an 24cpm if the budget is tight - end up with a 70cpm system down the road.

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - request a quote for new canning lines

    Alpha BC 24 Cans/min Expandable Canning Line - $54,899.00 Request a quote at: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Alpha BC 35 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $79,900.00 Request a quote at: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Alpha BC 70 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $114,818.00 Request a quote: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Patent Pending on Load Cell
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    Jon Marco
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    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - new 70 cpm canning line headed out the door

    Alpha Brewing Operations has put a lot of hard work into designing our new canning lines - here's the first 70 cpm line headed out the door. Cheers!

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    Jon Marco
    Vice President
    Alpha Brewing Operations
    O: 402-467-1210
    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - the new "whale tail" from Alpha

    Alpha Brewing Operations is always trying to develop new products to make our Brewmasters life’s easier. Alpha’s new “Whale Tail” for the canning line is certainly one of those items that simplify the canning process and goes easy on the wallet.

    Wishing everyone the best in 2018 – cheers!

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    Jon Marco
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    Alpha Brewing Operations
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    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - testing day at Alpha

    Testing one of our new 70cpm canning lines here at Alpha today – always fun to see our hard work pay off with beer in the can and low “DO” levels – priceless!

    The guys in the shop love testing days – free beer to take home – Cheers!

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    Jon Marco
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    Alpha Brewing Operations
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    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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    Alpha Brewing Operations – canning lines that weigh each can

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    From one of your customers - Weedy Weidenthal, Brewmaster Tombstone Brewing Company

    I can happily recommend the Alpha line. I'm the Brewmaster at Tombstone Brewing Company and have used the Alpha line since August. Our's is set up for sixteen-ounce cans and we run 32 CPM with a typical carbonation volume of 2.8 volumes and DO levels in the mid-teens. The highest DO we've seen was 34 ppb and that was on one can right at start up. The rest of the time, we are between 13-17 ppb and have seen as low as 9 ppb on a few cans. We have successfully canned at 2.9 volumes of co2, although Alpha does not recommend going above 2.7... We had no issues with those beers at the elevated levels. We typically run 375 cases on a canning day with only a couple cans being problematic out of that total. Last canning run, I did 127 cases of pils and had one can that was pulled aside due to a seaming issue that I believe was on a misshapen can to begin with. We never see missed lids unless there is an operator error. After the first ten minutes of running, it is pretty much hands off for the operator and results in an incredibly laid-back day. It took us maybe 5 batches before I felt really comfortable with everything and was able to get those performance numbers. Before that, we saw about 2 cases of waste for every 120 cases of good fills. Alpha has incredible customer service and any time I need something, I can get someone on the phone. Inline weighing is a nice feature, but we never have low fills even on the first cases since we just manually overflow the first four cans. Once the beer is below forty degrees at the filler I stop the overflow, press run, and it goes off without a hitch. I then spend about ten minutes monitoring my pressures, testing DO, and adjusting the fill levels to be capping on foam and not filling higher than our target weight. From that point on, it's just a matter of changing out the lid magazine as needed. We found the price point and Alpha's flexibility to work with us to be amazing. Feel free to call me if you have specific questions and want to ask a customer rather than a rep. My number is 256-479-7610

    Weedy Weidenthal, Brewmaster Tombstone Brewing Company
    World Brewing Academy, Class of 2014

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    Jon Marco
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    Alpha Brewing Operations - canning lines that weigh each can

    Alpha Brewing Operations - 24 cpm, 35 cpm and 70 cpm options all on the same frame - upgrading can be done in the field - start with an 24cpm if the budget is tight - end up with a 70cpm system down the road.

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - request a quote for new canning lines

    Alpha BC 24 Cans/min Expandable Canning Line - $54,899.00 Request a quote at: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Alpha BC 35 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $79,900.00 Request a quote at: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Alpha BC 70 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $114,818.00 Request a quote: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Patent Pending on Load Cell
    Jon Marco
    Vice President
    Alpha Brewing Operations
    O: 402-467-1210
    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - see the canning line in action

    Here's two video's of the BC35 canning line by Alpha in action - Stonecloud Brewing Co. and Tomstone Brewing Co. - enjoy:

    Stonecloud:
    https://youtu.be/Nmbw_wKqU-g

    Tombstone:
    https://youtu.be/D0E3FmDekNg

    More video of the BC35 in action: Flying Man Brewing Company recently bought a BC35 Canning Line from Alpha - here's the what they had to say:

    "Canning day today here at the brewery. We are loving our Alpha Brewing Operations BC-35! Rockin out 35 cans per min like a champ!"

    www.facebook.com/FlyingManBe...3455517966783/

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    Cheers!
    Jon Marco
    Vice President
    Alpha Brewing Operations
    O: 402-467-1210
    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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    Alpha Brewing Operations - request a quote for new canning lines

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    Alpha BC 24 Cans/min Expandable Canning Line - $54,899.00 Request a quote at: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Alpha BC 35 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $79,900.00 Request a quote at: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Alpha BC 70 Cans/min Complete Canning Line - $114,818.00 Request a quote: http://www.alphabrewops.com/products/canning-systems

    Patent Pending on Load Cell
    Jon Marco
    Vice President
    Alpha Brewing Operations
    O: 402-467-1210
    P: 844-BREW-OPS
    E: Jon@AlphaBrewOps.com
    W: www.AlphaBrewOps.com

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