Nock Cortex CBF 496 Automatic Fish Skinning Machine

Type: cutting width: 430 mm
Brand: Nock
Location: Germany
U/M: Each
Stock: On Order
CM Product Code: 6444

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* Cortex CBF 496:

Nock Cortex CBF 496 Automatic Fish Skinning Machine

Automatic fish skinner with CF technology and universal application

Features and application range

  • cutting width: 430 mm
  • cutting speed: 24 m/min
  • conveyorized fish skinner with CF technology and universal application for many fish species
  • special application for fish with thick skin, e.g. salmon trout, flat fish, bream etc. 
  • also suitable to skin fish with thin skin
  • to skin fish fillets or one side of flat fish
  • 3 methods of skinning:
    - deep skinning with sharp blade
    - thin skinning (shallow skinning) with sharp blade
    - pulling-off the skin with blunt blade (silver skinning)

Standard equipment

  • tooth roller with grooves and scraper comb
  • water cleaning unit for steady continuous operation
  • blade gap infinitely adjustable
  • spring suspended blade holder for perfect skinning results
  • special hard pressure roller for fish with adjustable balance weights; infinitely height adjustable
  • infeed conveyor and discharge conveyor; can be taken out of the machine within seconds without any tools
  • Nock power plates for a machine construction which is easy to clean, for outstanding robustness and service friendliness
  • Nock easy flow safety cover
  • lockable castors
  • stainless steel
  • stainless steel bearings


  • inflated pressure balloon
  • discharge conveyor for removed skin
  • transport roller with coarse or fine toothing
  • turn around device for the automatic skinning of both sides of flat fish with 2 machines
  • foot switch
Technical data Cortex CBF 496

cutting width

430 mm

cutting speed

24 m/min

maximum throughput height

70 mm

blade gap

0 - 5 mm infinitely adjustable

apply length on infeed conveyor

400 mm

infeed conveyor (1)

850 x 425 mm

discharge conveyor (1)

850 x 425 mm

discharge conveyor for removed skin (1)

650 x 425 mm

overall dimension W x H x D

800 x 1190 x 1860 mm


240 kg

motor performance

0.75 kW

electrical connection

3 AC - 400 V - 50 Hz

IEC 60309 16 A 6h

other voltages upon request

water connection

G 1/4 female thread

water consumption

approx. 200 l/h

compressed air

not required