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  • Single-Pot Process

    May 18, 2017

    Mixing, granulating, coating, drying, heating, and cooling can all be performed in this single unit that was developed for the food industry. This machine was designed and built for a producer in the food industry, Intended for use in R&D, the machine had to be as compact and as...

  • Stainless Steel Rotary Knife Cutter

    May 5, 2017

    The new stainless steel rotary knife cutter model #4-SS cuts corn, spices, roots, grains, and other foods into controlled sizes gently, sharply, and accurately, with little or no fines or dust. The unit features a rotor assembly with five full-length knives that cut material against four stationary...

  • Chain Mill Crusher Primer

    April 18, 2017

    You’re crushing it, but why bring the proverbial sledgehammer when a simpler machine will do? Chain mills represent a cost-effective crushing solution for reducing a wide variety of materials. Overview Chain mills are designed for rapid, uniform, and economical reduction, in open or...

  • Powder Show Toronto Only Four Weeks Away

    April 17, 2017

    Powder & Bulk Solids Toronto, the Canadian resource for process manufacturers to find the latest solutions to help increase production efficiencies, cut cost, eliminate waste, and ensure product consistency, will take place May 16-18, 2017 at the Toronto Congress Center in Toronto, Ontario,...

  • The Quest for Nanotechnology and the Evolution of Wet and Dry Milling Processes

    March 30, 2017

    What is Nanotechnology? There are a couple of definitions, or more appropriately, descriptions of Nanotechnology.      Nanotechnology is science, engineering, and technology conducted at the nano-scale, which is about 1 to 100 nanometers. Nanotechnology (sometimes shortened to...

  • Selecting Size Reduction Equipment

    March 23, 2017

    The efficiency of a piece of process equipment is only as good as its suitability for the application. Any salesperson has an obligation to promote his or her company's equipment, assuming it has the ability to meet a minimum threshold of capability for a given project. Consequently, equipment...

  • Planetary Mills Are Faster, Simpler

    March 9, 2017

    These all-purpose mills offer performance, usability, and safety. Due to rotational speeds of up to 1100 rpm, ultra-fine results are achieved by powerful wet and dry comminution of hard, medium-hard, soft, brittle, and moist samples by the high-energy impact of grinding balls in rotating grinding...

  • Pulverizing Mill Has Dual Air Inlets

    March 6, 2017

    The newly designed PKA Velocity Series mill now has dual air inlets controlled by air damping valves to control the volume of air intake and double the amount in the mill’s cutting chamber. The mill also has dual material outlets which takes the material out of each side of the mill to reduce...

  • New Lump Breaker Pulverizes Quickly

    February 16, 2017

    Van Beek has developed a robust lump breaker for reducing clumps, lumps, or agglomerations in the food or chemical industry. For a growing number of manufacturers, the lump or clump breaker has now become a vital component at the start of their process line. The lump breaker can deal...

  • Pulverizing Technologies