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  • Enhanced Scale for High-Accuracy Loss-in-Weight Feeders

    September 24, 2015

    Coperion K-Tron offers the redesigned D5 scale for its high-accuracy loss-in-weight feeders. The new design encompasses a variety of improvements, including a focus on hygienic applications and ATEX 3D rating already in the basic version, making it ideal for any environment. Along with changes in...

  • Cleveland Vibrator Named Exclusive Distributor

    September 23, 2015

    Uras Techno, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of electric vibratory motors, has appointed the Cleveland Vibrator Co. (CVC) as its exclusive distributor of rotary electric vibrators in the U.S. The full line of Uras KEE and SEE rotary electric vibrators is now marketed under the...

  • Ajax Supplies Agitated Screw Feeder to Hosokawa Micron

    September 21, 2015

    Solids handling specialist Ajax Equipment has supplied leading powder processing equipment manufacturer Hosokawa Micron with an agitated screw feeder and integral hopper to handle and control the feed of pharmaceutical powder into a milling machine. Bulk pharmaceutical compound is tipped from...

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  • Screen Feeder for Dry Granular Material

    August 26, 2015

    The Kraus K-Type screen feeder is a screen and feeder combination using a single or double deck screen with a brute force drive and a single electric vibrating motor. It is ideal for screening dry granular material from 1 in. down to 100 mesh particle size. The K-Type screen feeder can be flood fed...

  • Inclined Twin Screw Feeder for Pork Rind Handling

    August 20, 2015

    Solids handling specialist, Ajax Equipment, has supplied Essentia Protein Solutions Ltd, a leading protein producer for the food processing industry, with a stainless steel hopper and inclined screw feeder to improve throughput, handling, and inspection of pork rind at the company’s West...

  • Prater Offers New Preventative Maintenance Program

    August 6, 2015

    Prater Industries announces its new preventative maintenance and service program for equipment customers. During regularly scheduled annual and semi-annual preventative maintenance visits, a factory-trained technician will complete a detailed series of tests, inspections, and required services...

  • Feeder System for Ceramics

    August 3, 2015

    Recently, 3SigmaSystems commissioned a new bulk bag unloader/loss-in-weight batching system for the ceramics industry. The system features the Model FP54 BBU to properly refill the LIW feeder upon demand. A Model SS18 GeoMate feeder was provided to batch both ceramic powder (-325 mesh) and ceramic...

  • Flexible Screw Conveyors Used As Feeders

    July 31, 2015

    Spiroflow flexible screw conveyors (FSCs), often used as feeders, provide a dust-free, low-energy, low-maintenance, and low-cost feeding solution. Accuracies of 3-5% are typical when using a flexible screw conveyor as a volumetric feeder, depending on the size of the screw conveyor and the product...

  • Vibratory Feeders for Heavy Materials

    July 30, 2015

    Eriez C and A Series feeders are ideally suited for heavy material applications requiring feeders to operate under heavy loads. These light- and medium-duty units feed and control material flows at rates ranging from a few pounds to many tons per hour with stability, control, and accuracy. They...