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PCC Ships Complex Continuous Powder System

September 18, 2012

Process Control Corp. (PCC) recently shipped one of its most complex continuous blending systems to date.

With a total of 10 ingredients, the blending system features PCC’s latest non-proprietary, touchscreen control system and Brushless DC auger gearmotors and drives. The six-element, XU universal blender frame includes two pellet feeders, two regrind feeders, with bridge breakers, and two powder feeders. On stand-alone feeder frames, with integral loading support platforms, are two more pellet feeders and a third powder feeder. The 10 ingredient is a liquid, metered by a customer supplied gear pump, being controlled through the PCC system. Rounding out this blending solution is the PCC material handling system that includes a vacuum pump, dust collector, standard powder receivers for dusty regrind, and special powder receiver with 70-degree cone and 5-in. flapper discharge.

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