SurroundScan Protector LP

SurroundScan Protector LP – Low Profile, Reliable and Durable

Advanced Detection Systems SurroundScan Protector LP
  • Detects ferrous, non-ferrous and stainless steel tramp metal; preventing damage to processing equipment and costly downtime
  • Simplifies installation on conveyor frames where clearance between the conveyor belt and frame is limited
  • 45% smaller coil enclosure and 40% weight reduction
  • Heavy duty steel construction and NEMA 4 enclosure provide long term, reliable performance in outdoor installations
  • For use on portable conveyors and spliced conveyors belts
  • Removable end plate facilitates installation on existing conveyor frames
  • Product Monitor feature displays product and metal signals simplifying Protector LP sensitivity adjustments
  • Acculearn technology automatically adjusts sensitivity based on your specific product characteristics
  • Enhanced power supply ensures reliability in the presence of electrical spike, dips and radiated noise
  • Programmable contacts for full PLC integration and reject-device control of automated divert gates or belt plow systems
  • Splice sensor and metal marking accessories complete the Protector LP’s system for detecting and locating tramp metal when spliced conveyor belts are being used

The Protector LP is built to your application specifications and sized to meet your specific needs. Get started today by calling us today at 414-672-0553!

The SurroundScan Protector LP comes installed with our SurroundScan Core Technology Software

SurroundScan Core Technologies

Core Technologies Focused on Protecting Processing Equipment

AccuLearn Technology
Setting up products with the Acculearn technology is easy and efficient.  In as few as 1-2 passes, the metal detector will learn your product’s signature, allowing clean product to pass through while accurately identifying and rejecting products that have metal contamination.

Product Monitor
With Product monitor, you get real time signal values for your product and the tramp metal that must be detected.

Patented Auto Balance
Advanced Detection Systems’ auto-balance software maintains perfect coil balance and optimum performance, eliminating the cost of a service technician plant visit to re-balance the metal detector.

SurroundScan Protector LP Ultra Optional Accessories

Advanced Detection Systems’ engineers are experts in metal detection. We manufacture superior accessories to meet your application requirements. Any accessory can be customized or designed to your specific needs.

Advanced Detection Systems offers accessories that can be incorporated into the existing metal detection system as needed to meet your specific needs. Our accessories are beneficial in many ways: accessories protect the product stream, ensure employee safety and optimize operation in extreme temperatures.

The SurroundScan Protector LP uses metal markers that mark on the belt where metal is detected.

Metal Marker – The metal marker is an optional accessory used to mark on the belt when tramp metal has been detected in your product stream.


Total System Configuration


Metal Marker (Flag)


Metal Marker (Flag)


Flag Drop Box (Metal Marker Box) w/Metal Marker (Flag)

Splice Sensor – The splice sensor is an optional accessory used to accommodate ferrous belt splice and repairs.


Splice Sensor


Splice Sensor


Splice Sensor

Remote Control Enclosure – The external remote control enclosure is an optional accessory used when the SurroundScan Protector LP is placed in a difficult to read position in your production stream.


Remote Control Enclosure

Touchscreen Cabinet Heater – Metal detectors used in environments below 40°F should be equipped with a Cabinet Heater to reduce condensation buildup and prevent the LCD screen from becoming lethargic or difficult to read in cold temperatures. The Cabinet Heater has a built-in thermostat to regulate temperature.


Touchscreen Cabinet Heater

Reliable and Consistent Metal Detection

Contact us today to discuss your specific needs! 414-672-0553   |   sales@adsdetection.com

Industry Member

PMA Fresh Summit
American Association of Meat Packers
The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies
Midwest Food Products Association, Inc.
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association
National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association