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Pneumatic Conveying

  • Pneumatic Line Separation Magnets

    A customer with a highly abrasive product required a separation magnet for a truck unload system. Previous magnetic units integrated in the unload systems failed in less than six weeks due to wearing by the abrasive product. Industrial Magnetics Inc. designed and manufactured a custom Exposed Pole...

  • Pressure Blowers Designed for Adverse Conveying Environments

    March 21, 2012

    Designed for adverse industrial conveying environments, Chicago’s Design 38 pressure blowers utilize high-strength aluminum alloys to cast strong, corrosion-resistant housings and wheels. Since aluminum is non-magnetic and nontoxic, these versatile pressure blowers are also used in both...

  • Tigerflex Volt Series Food-Grade Static Dissipative Hose

    The new Voltbuster Volt Series hose by Tigerflex, features a design that effectively dissipates static to ground, helping prevent static build-up and reducing the potential for dangerous electrostatic discharges when transferring powders, pellets, and other granular materials. The hose tube is...

  • Series E Slide Gates Handle up to 15 psig in Pressure Conveying Systems

    Newly designed Lorenz Series E slidegGates handle up to 15 psig in pressure conveying systems. The 3/8-in.-thick top and bottom flanges offer improved sealing capability providing increased pressure on the seals with greater torque on the plates. The slide gates are constructed with a lightweight...

  • DragSlide Conveys Thin Mil Shredded Plastic Films, Light Fluffy Fiber Materials

    The new DragSlide conveyor is designed to convey difficult thin mil shredded plastic films and light fluffy fiber materials created during different types of manufacturing applications. The DragSlide conveyor positively conveys this type of material, which typically clings to belts and gets carried...

  • Pneumatic Conveying for Bulk Solids Course Offered

    February 21, 2012

    The Center for Professional Advancement (CfPA) is offering “Pneumatic Conveying for Bulk Solids,” March 29-30, 2012, in New Brunswick, NJ. This course is intended for professionals in the dry chemicals, cement, plastics, mining, food, and pharmaceuticals industries and others where the...

  • Pneumatic and Industrial Vacuum Conveying Components Brochure Released

    Morris Coupling Co. offers an extensive inventory of pneumatic and industrial vacuum conveying components, including: pipe and tube bends; straight pipe and tubing; extended wear bends; welded fabrications; flexible hose; installation components; quick-on and gripper couplings; cam and groove...

  • Volkmann Appoints McAdoo Process Systems as Manufacturers’ Representative

    Volkmann Inc. has appointed McAdoo Process Systems LLC, Collegeville, PA, as a new manufacturer’s representative. McAdoo Process Systems LLC, a manufacturers’ representative organization serving the bulk solids handling industry, is dedicated to finding solutions in conveying and...

  • ECO Phase Conveying

    ECO phase is a new design that improves the way material and air interact in the initial starting point of a pneumatic conveying system. This patent-pending process provides the efficiency, velocity, and transfer rates of a dense-phase system, yet can provide material on a continuous basis like a...

  • XOL Named New Vortex Rep in Middle East, North Africa

    Vortex Valves Europe, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Salina Vortex Corp., has appointed XOL Automation as the company’s exclusive manufacturing representative in the Middle East and North Africa region.   XOL Automation is a diversified engineering company serving the dry...