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  • Ross Completes 3000th Double Planetary Mixer

    September 25, 2012

    Charles Ross & Son Co., a manufacturer of specialty mixing, blending, drying, and dispersion equipment, recently completed its 3000th double planetary mixer. Shown is the 150-gal sanitary double planetary mixer equipped with classic rectangular stirrer blades, hydraulic lift, sealed and purged...

  • MegaShear Ultra-High Shear Mixer

    September 20, 2012

    The Ross MegaShear ultra-high shear mixer is a patented inline rotor/stator designed for high-volume and high-throughput deagglomeration, emulsification, and homogenization requirements. Outperforming conventional high-shear mixers, colloid mills, and even high-pressure homogenizers in many...

  • PCC Ships Complex Continuous Powder System

    September 18, 2012

    Process Control Corp. (PCC) recently shipped one of its most complex continuous blending systems to date. With a total of 10 ingredients, the blending system features PCC’s latest non-proprietary, touchscreen control system and Brushless DC auger gearmotors and drives. The six-element,...

  • Tilted Design Double Planetary Mixers

    August 23, 2012

    These double planetary mixers have a slightly tilted configuration for more effective and complete discharge of flowable products. The versatile mixers are used in the preparation of pastes and gels, as well as granulations and free-flowing dried powder blends. Pictured is a 15-gal double planetary...

  • Enhanced Ribbon Blenders

    August 7, 2012

    Ross introduces several new features on its ribbon blender models including low-maintenance gasket-free covers, custom bag dump station with safety grating, clamshell coupling for quick agitator removal, vacuum and pressure-rated blenders with reinforced troughs, heavy-duty models for dense...

  • Matcon Joins Process Technology Manufacturers at Hosokawa Alpine

    August 3, 2012

    Matcon was invited to present and exhibit its products and systems at the recent Hosokawa AlpineExpo in-house exhibition, which took place at Hosokawa Alpine Aktiengesellschaft’s facility in Augsburg, Germany. This two-day exhibition involved a number of leading key manufacturers of...

  • Hybrid Planetary Mixers

    August 2, 2012

    Ross has expanded its line of Planetary Dual Dispersers (PDDM), offering more sizes of this powerful mixing system designed for high-viscosity and high-solids applications. These hybrid planetary mixers are comprised of four agitators – two planetary stirrers and two high speed dispersers...

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  • Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems to Host Free Online Mixing & Blending Seminar

    July 24, 2012

    On Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 2:00 pm Eastern, Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems will host a free, online educational seminar on the basic principles of mixing and blending dry powders using a variety of batch and continuous mixing technologies. This webinar will explore the fundamental benefits...

  • Fluidized Bed Mixer Is Fast, Gentle

    July 24, 2012

    A new 5-cu-ft-capacity model MF-5-SS fluidized bed mixer gently mixes low- to medium-density bulk materials, including liquid additions, in 10 seconds to two minutes, with 30 seconds typical. Unlike ribbon, paddle, and plow blenders with a single shaft turning agitator blades slowly within a U-...