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  • Details Matter When Considering Dense-Phase Conveying

    Dense-phase pneumatic conveying offers many advantages for bulk materials handling. It is the typical first choice for moving abrasive materials, but is also used with great success to convey all kinds of agglomerated, friable, heavy, or blended bulk materials. However, to avail yourself of these...

  • Pneumatic Vacuum Conveying of Pharmaceutical Powders

    .pbs_img {max-width:150px;padding:5px;} By Sharon Nowak, K-Tron Photo 1: K-Tron pharmaceutical design vacuum receiver Powder transfer by pneumatic vacuum conveying has become one of the more popular means of transport for a wide variety of pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and food...

  • An Education in Pneumatic Conveying

    .pbs_img {max-width:150px;padding:5px;} Professor Don McGlinchey D.McGlinchey@gcu.ac.uk Don McGlinchey Particulate materials are all around us, are handled and conveyed in quantities of the order of thousands of millions of tons per year, have a value to the economy of billions...

  • Feeders Spotlight

    .pbs_img {max-height:125px;padding:5px;} Demountable Screw Feeder This USDA-approved, 3A-accepted screw feeder provides highly accurate metering of food and dairy powders. The tri-screw design minimizes product bridging, improves consistency of bulk density, and maximizes filling of screw...

  • Size Reduction

    .pbs_img {max-height:125px;padding:5px;} Powerful, Versatile CrusherThe Delumper 1075 LP crusher reduces hard or soft, heat-sensitive, sticky, or wet agglomerates and lumps at high volume without degrading the material or causing rise in temperature. The unit’s low-friction cutting...

  • Weighing

    .pbs_img {max-height:125px;padding:5px;} Plant-Wide Weigh Batching SystemThis automated plant-wide weigh batching system simultaneously weighs up to seven major ingredients received in bulk bags and unlimited minor ingredients received in 50-lb sacks, pails, or boxes, and conveys weighed...

  • Technology Review

    .pbs_img {max-height:125px;padding:5px;} High Efficiency Baghouse Filters AFF manufactures all styles of replacement baghouse filters from a selection of fabrics suited to address specific applications. Scrim-supported felts offer added strength and durability so the filters can withstand...

  • Pneumatic Conveying Focus

    .pbs_img {max-height:125px;padding:5px;} Parallel Bore Rotary Airlock The MSRP Series parallel bore rotary airlock is designed so that the maximum number of blades remain in contact with the body at one time without affecting throughput. The substantial throat opening at valve entry allows...

  • Process Control

    Pre-engineered and pre-programmed 920i FlexWeigh systems are a turn-key answer to commonly used weighing processes. Users can experience the power and versatility of the 920i interface combined with the simplicity and strength of the FlexWeigh control panel. Each 920i FlexWeigh model is a standard...

  • Explosion-Proof Bin Level Indicator

    The Model RHX rotary paddle bin level indicator for hazardous locations is certified to CSA and UL standards for use in both Class I and II locations, Division 1 & 2, Groups C, D, E, F, and G. It is used for high, low, or intermediate level control and plugged chute detection in grain...

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