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  • Dual-Outlet De-Duster

    Traditional DeDuster designs require the product inlet and outlet to be in a straight line. The ability to provide low cost, high-quality packaged granular materials at increasingly high flow rates has proven challenging to the bulk handling industry. The new, patent-pending Dual-Outlet DeDuster...

  • Modern Screener in Old Water Mill Produces High-Quality Flour

    .pbs_img {max-width:150px;padding:5px;} The mill still uses a water wheel to turn two millstones to grind wheat into flour. If visitors from centuries past returned to a familiar footpath by the River Gowry in northern England, they might be shocked by changes that have taken place, but...

  • 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...

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