IQ3+E Metal Detector

IQ3+E Metal Detector

IQ3+E Metal Detector

Metal Detection search head complete with Colour Touchscreen

The IQ3+E series of variable-frequency detection search heads are designed to inspect products for metal contaminants in the food, pharmaceutical and packaging industries.

They can be purchased as a search head that can be integrated into a larger packaging line or as a standalone conveyor unit with automatic reject stations.

This model comes complete with IP69K Rating and multiple product memories for rapid product change over and data storage to maximise product inspection times.

Working to a Code of Practice (COP)? – All Loma Machines can be spec’d to the latest COP’s of your choice from M&S to Sainsbury’s. Learn more about the codes of practices and what it means for your business.


The IQ3+E is the perfect solution for the inspection of the following product types:

  • Fruit Packages
  • Cereals
  • Meats
  • Sweets
  • Yogurts
  • Bread














Key Features

Variable Frequency

Variable Frequency Provides the Best Detection Levels

The IQ3+E is built using Loma's revolutionary Variable Frequency tehcnology that allows detection levels to be optimised around a wide range of differing product conditions, including wheather they are wet or dry.

Product Learn

Product Learn Provides Simple and Fast Set-Up

Type in your product details, initiate a learn, and pass a pack several times and the IQ3+E is automatically set-up and ready to inspect for contaminants. Fast, simple and accurate.

Robust Food Equipment Design

Robust Food Equipment Design

Built with Loma's "Designed to Survive" design philosophy, the IQ3+E is independently verified with an IP69K rating, meaning it is tough enough for wash-down in high-care environments.



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