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  • Material Handling and Blending System

    March 14, 2013

    Custom Powder Systems designed and built a material handling and blending system for potent oral solid dosage compounds using V-Shell blending, split butterfly valves, and isolation technology, to achieve OELs of <.1 mcg/m3/8 hours. Batch preparation begins using a subdivision isolator to charge...

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  • WTS Batch-Type Twin Shaft Paddle Mixers

    March 14, 2013

    The WTS twin shaft paddle mixer is a batch mixer with two parallel drums, each equipped with paddles that promote a homogeneous mix regardless of particle size and density, with the added efficiency of counter rotation of the overlapping paddles. The design provides gentle, low-shear forces,...

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  • Powder Induction & Dispersion System

    March 14, 2013

    Processors can now add dry ingredients to mix vessels in a more ergonomic fashion, reducing operator injuries. Admix offers a range of products for consistent powder delivery, even as viscosity and solids levels increase, insuring that your system will never plug or foul. Processors can deliver...

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  • Affect of Fill Level on Mixing Performance

    March 13, 2013

    “Fill ‘er up!” Not a phrase you hear too often these days. For those fortunate enough to have access to a full service gas station (there are still a few out there, believe it or not!), or if you are out with friends on the night of the big game and it is $2 refills, the phrase...

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  • Continuous and Batch Mix/Blend Systems

    March 13, 2013

    Consistency and repeatability are critical for continuous and batch mixing systems. PPS engineers analyze material and powder properties to determine blend time, batch volume, and to select rotor designs that provide the best blending performance, efficiency, and reliability. A variety of mixing...

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  • ComDisc Discharger

    March 12, 2013

    Amixon has developed a solution for complete discharge with ComDisc, a system providing discharge of up to 99.997% of the mixed goods and more. The working principle: the lower mixer arm is fitted with one or more “wings”. During mixing, the wings ride behind the mixer arm and in the...

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  • Tumbling Drums

    March 11, 2013

    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 tumbling drums are frequently used to distribute dry or liquid coatings and additives on products such as pet food, breakfast...

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  • ProBlend Zone Blender

    March 7, 2013

    The K-Tron ProBlend zone blender is designed for blending or homogenizing free-flowing bulk material within a hopper or silo. With its special geometric shape, the compact and simple zone blender provides multiple flow zones in which the material can pass through at different velocities and...

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  • CB Series Blender-Conveyors

    March 6, 2013

    Cyclonaire’s CB Series blender-conveyors combine bulk carrier unloading, transfer, and blending capabilities in one vacuum-pressure unit. They are sized for 5 to 70-plus ton/hr, and can handle powdered or abrasive materials such as cement, fly ash, and slag. Equipped with automated controls...

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  • Phlauer Mixers

    March 5, 2013

    Phlauer mixers were developed using an old principle in a new way. Shearmakers were designed to develop color in non-abrasive materials in a predictable time. The mixer shown is dual rotor multi-purpose food mixer with no shear in the rotors, but is available with the Shearmaker. It has a jacket...

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