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The connection of two ColorSave 1000 units perpendicularly
Many customers connect two ColorSave 1000 units on one neckpiece, using our standard dual neckpiece (see illustration 1).
A dual neckpiece is a standard hexagonal neckpiece, except that the transparent window opposite the ColorSave 1000 is exchanged for an additional adding flange on which the second ColorSave 1000 is mounted.
Illustration 1: Two ColorSave 1000 units on dual neckpiece
What can you do when there's no room?
Sometimes it's impossible to connect two feeders opposite each other on a standard dual neckpiece. This is usually because of lack of physical space or inconvenient access to one of the feeders for maintenance and cleaning. The solution in such a case is to mount two feeders perpendicularly on a neckpiece meant for three feeders (see illustration 2).
An additional advantage of connecting two feeders perpendicularly on a neckpiece is that the transparent window remains, so one can see the material fed from one of the feeders into the neckpiece.
Illustration 2: Two ColorSave 1000 Perpendicularly