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David O'Brien

David O'Brien

David O'Brien is design engineer at Hytrol working on their Research and Development team and has more than 30 years of experience at the company.

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In an earlier blog, we discussed the importance of gapping in a material handling system. The conveyors create space between packages to improve throughput and accuracy during sortation. The gaps also make it easier to print and apply labels, to read barcodes, to weigh packages, and to sort packages. Since gappers are an integral part of a system, Hytrol is adding two new gappers to its line of gapping solutions. Meet the Gapper D and Gapper O.