When asked to list out CBD products that that come in flavors that hardly any one can say no to, CBD gummies will make it to the list for sure. The hearty flavors of the gummy and the easiest of intake method are major reasons for the popularity of the gummies.
In this session, we attempt to dig into the technical details associated with the manufacturing process of CBD by understanding the components of CBD gummy making machine.
Parts Of Gummy Making Machine
The major parts of CBD gummy making machine include:
PLC control panel is the important component of majority of gummy machines, with its human-machine interface making the operation of the machine easier than ever. Using the touchscreen display of the control panel, you can efficiently program and monitor the entire production process.
The pneumatic system components supply air pressure, all the while regulating the ingredient quantity based on the equipment configurations.
The electrical unit is the main part of the machine, as it is the unit that supplies power needed for the operation of the machine. Multiple control systems check the amount of power supplied to the machine to ensure that there overloading doesn’t occur.
The movement of raw materials as well as finished gummies from one point to the other is facilitated by the transport system made up of conveyor belts and assisting mechanisms.
Mixing And Melting Tank
Common ingredients used in the making of CBD gummy include CBD oil, gelatin, flavors and food color. If vegan gummy is to be produced, gelatin is avoided as it is an animal derived product. Series of mixers in the mixing and melting tank bends the gummy ingredients and forms a homogenous mixture.
Based on the production requirements, the gummy mixture is molded into different sizes and shapes.
After the gummy candies are molded into desired shapes, they have to be solidified by cooling. The refrigeration system of the candy machine cools the hot gummies, with its cooling section maintained at the low temperatures by making use of equipments that blow cold air.
Sensors are installed to detect irregularities in the machine if any to coordinate the operations of individual machine components. In case of any malfunction, the sensors stop the working of the machine automatically.
The choice of size and capacity of gummy machine is influenced by the production requirements and space available in the factory.