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Redesigned Volumetric Feeder

February 9, 2010
The new design of the MetaTech feeder features only two moving parts (drive and screw) to ensure reliable performance with minimal process downtime and maintenance expense. The feeder also features a compact, space-saving design, low maintenance o-ring sealed inline direct drive, new Delrin bushing, and an agitator/conditioner screw to maintain consistent product density and completely fill the feed screw for highly accurate (± 1 to 1 1/2%) feeding. Interchangeable screw/tube combinations are available in ½ to 6 in. sizes and permit feed rates from 0.05 to 550 cu ft/hr. The feeder is available in a wide range of models including space-saving mini, sanitary, and combination feeder/conveyor units.
Metalfab Inc., Vernon, NJ 800-764-2999 www.metalfabinc.com