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  • Capacitive Proximity Switches

    The Model CHP capacitive proximity switch product line consists of units that operate with AC loads and DC. They are compact at 30mm in diameter and approximately 80mm deep. The 2-wire AC units operate from 20-250VAC and switches loads as high as 300ma. They come with built-in ESD protection and...

  • Shear Strength Tester

    In its final stages of development, the SSSpinTester uses the science of centrifugal force to measure the unconfined yield strength of fine powders using a sample as small as 0.05 g. Current methods of measuring the strength of a powdered material require at least one liter of sample –...

  • PTXi/International Powder & Bulk Solids to Celebrate 35 Years of Processing Solutions

    The International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference/Exhibition returns to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, May 4-6, for what will be the 35th anniversary of the first Powder Show.     Whether your company manufactures plastics, chemicals, food,...

  • Editor's Choice

    DeviceNet Baghouse Controller This baghouse controller features DeviceNet communications for integration with Allen-Bradley PLCs or a DCS (distributed control system). DeviceNet is a simple networking solution that reduces the cost and time required to wire and install industrial automation...

  • Custom-Built Equipment Leveraged to Create Cleaner, Quieter Foundry

    For more than 75 years, Ross Casting and Innovation (RCI) has been creating aluminum castings for the military, aerospace, and automotive industries, to name a few. Today, the company is a leading producer of turbocharger wheels. The foundry’s manufacturing process involves pouring molten...

  • Increasing SO2 Removal Efficiencies in Dry Sorbent Injection Systems

    By Tom Patnaik & William Brown Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems More than half the electric power used in the United States is generated by coal-fired power plants, consuming about a billion metric tons of coal a year that emit about a third of the SO2 gas from all sources. As such, the...

  • Discharge and Feeding System Moves Hydrated Lime

    Duke Energy, Cayuga, IN, is a coal-fired power generation station built in 1970 and upgraded throughout the years. The power plant has a capacity of 1104 MW and supplies steam and power to the plant’s neighbor, a packing product manufacturer whose raw material is 100% recycled pulp products,...

  • Are You Using the Right Conveyor Belt?

    Larry J. Goldbeck larryg@martin-eng.com One of the most common problems in an under-performing conveyor system is a belt that’s inappropriately matched to the...

  • Celebrating 35 Years of Processing Solutions

    From Powder to Product: the Process Begins at  PTXi/International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference/Exhibition The International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference/Exhibition returns to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, May 4-6, for what will be the 35th...

  • Introductions

    Fly Ash Level Measurement Booth 2907 - The Gladiator Admittance switch product line solves the problem of detecting fly ash levels and eliminates the need for regulatory, safety, and administrative concerns when using radiometric (gamma/nuclear) devices. There is a need in the power industry to...

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