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6 Pitfalls to Avoid When Purchasing a Conveyor System
There is a vast array of conveyor designs on the market today for moving dry bulk solids. The distinct characteristics and unique features of each have pros and cons pertaining to performance, efficiency, and overall effectiveness.
It is important to understand that every material is different. Previous success handling a powder in a screw conveyor does not mean the same approach can be applied to a similar-looking powder utilizing the same screw conveyor.
Material quality requirements must be considered in any conveyor choice. Particle attrition and material degradation are among the natural consequences of certain conveying methods that can negatively impact overall quality.