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  • Heavy-Duty, Screw-Type Pneumatic Pumps

    Type M Fuller-Kinyon pumps are heavy-duty, screw-type pneumatic pumps, commonly used to convey dry, free-flowing, pulverized materials from grinding mills, transfer materials from silo to silo, transfer dust from collectors, and load and unload railcars, ships and barges. Developed from Fuller...

  • Magnetic Separation Equipment Location is Critical

    No, this is not an article extolling the golden rule to real estate success, but the familiar mantra is applicable to powder and bulk processing applications. Specifically, it is critical to choices made with respect to the selection, placement, and installation of magnetic separation equipment...

  • Combustible Dust Explosion Prevention for Elevators

    Industrial elevators are notoriously difficult to protect against the ravages of combustible dust explosions, but, in accordance with NFPA 61 and 68, elevators must be equipped with suitable venting and isolation to minimize the impact of a combustible dust event. Whether your elevator is indoors...

  • Micro and Ultra-Micro Balances Unveiled

    Mettler Toledo is launching its new XPR balance line. Offering both micro and ultra-micro models, XPR offers a combination of usability and accuracy that is critical in industries such as pharma where sample sizes are small and productivity must be maintained.      Notable in the...

  • Combination Linings

    Wear- and abrasion-resistant linings are available for a variety of hydraulic and pneumatic components and pipes handling abrasive bulk materials. A combination of lining materials is also an effective and economical solution if the wear is of varying intensity in different areas, depending upon...

  • Material Classification in Drying Operations

    The word “classify” has different meanings, depending on the context in which the word is used. In bulk solids handling applications, it is generally taken to mean the separation of one type of material from others, even though the materials may be substantially similar. For example, a...

  • Air Knife Plumbing Kits Maximize Performance

    Exair’s new stainless steel plumbing kits simplify installation of the stainless steel Super Air Knife by including all of the proper fittings and tube for hooking up to a compressed air supply. They also eliminate poor performance attributed to undersized fittings and compressed air supply...

  • Pellet Screener Conditions Pellets While Sifting

    The Gentle Roll pellet screener conditions pellets while sifting. Unlike other screeners, the Gentle Roll gently moves the pellets through a non-vibrating system to economically remove fine particles. Because every facility is different, each Gentle Roll is distinctively designed for the...

  • Volkmann Adds New Contained Powder Transport Equipment

    Volkmann Inc., a manufacturer of vacuum conveying systems for the transport of fine food powders, chemicals, granules, pellets, tablets, and other small components in lean, dense, or plug flow conditions, has added new products to complement its pneumatic vacuum conveyors. Production...

  • Delumper Bulk Bag Unloader

    The Delumper Bulk Bag Unloader (BBU) is a heavily constructed system designed for convenient unloading materials, even if they contain lumps and agglomerates. This unit employs a gyrator to effectively fluidize the materials for dependable discharge from the bags. Then, a heavy-duty, built-in...

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