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  • Tumbling Drums

    December 5, 2012

    MPD tumbling drums can be designed for continuous or batch processing where gentle mixing of friable products, such as trail mixes and seasoning mixes, is required. These drums are frequently used to distribute dry or liquid coatings and additives on products such as pet food, breakfast cereal, or...

  • Advantages of Using Microwave Energy for Process Heating

    December 4, 2012

    It is surprising to realize that microwave heating has been in use for quite some time. Microwave heating technology originated in the early 1800s when Michael Faraday, an English scientist presented the first theories of electromagnetism. Over the next century other notable scientists, including...

  • 3A-Sanitary Certified Mixers

    December 3, 2012

    Marion’s line of sanitary equipment is used in industries where attaining and maintaining sanitary conditions is of primary concern. They are also important in situations when processing equipment hygiene requirements are exacting and demanding. The sanitary equipment meets 3-A Sanitary...

  • Bulk Material Storage System Provides Integrated Mixing System

    November 28, 2012

    Designed specifically for fully automated storage, introduction, transfer, mixing, and blending of multiple, sluggish materials, this bulk material storage system uses an integrated mixing system to produce such homogenous blends that downstream production scrap is virtually eliminated. An NBE lift...

  • V-Cone and Double Cone Tumble Blenders

    November 8, 2012

    Fully-equipped Ross V-cone and double cone tumble blenders are now available from stock or with fast delivery times. Used for routine blending of free-flowing solids, as well as batching precise blends containing minor ingredients, these tumble blenders are robustly designed to handle densities up...

  • Microwave Mixer System

    November 7, 2012

    The microwave mixer is a heating, drying, and cooking solution for the processing industries. This hybrid of a microwave and a mixer has proven to cut the process time of conventional methods by up to one half, providing significant energy savings potential. Other benefits include temperature...

  • Batch & Inline High-Shear Mixers

    October 29, 2012

    More than 30 different sizes and models of batch and inline Ross high-shear mixers are offered from stock or built-to-order with fast delivery. Whether new or reconditioned, each rotor/stator mixer available for purchase or trial/rental is backed by the same warranty. Several laboratory models are...

  • Large-Scale Dispersion of Bulk Solids

    October 23, 2012

    Ross offers complete mixer packages for fast and efficient dispersion of bulk solids in large batches. Pictured is a 1000-gal dual-shaft mixer with Inline Solids/Liquid Injection Manifold (SLIM) and recirculation skid. At the heart of the process is the SLIM technology that utilizes a specially...

  • Bella Series 543 Mixer/Dryer/Cooler

    October 16, 2012

    The Bella Series 543 mixer/dryer/cooler offers an improved method for drying or cooling powders, granulates, and filter cakes. The dryer can be used for drying, mixing, spraying, agglomerating, and cooling in the same unit without additional equipment or costs. Operation is efficient because air...

  • Cyclomix Speeds, Simplifies Cosmetic Production

    October 9, 2012

    Conventional four-step production of high-quality face powders, requiring multiple machines, is being replaced by single machine mixing using the Hosokawa Micron Cyclomix. No mill is required for dispersion of lumps. Lower investment costs, reduced cleaning and maintenance downtime, and improved...