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  • Are Your Rotary Electric Vibrators Working Properly?

    January 30, 2018

    Vibratory equipment such as mechanical feeders, industrial screeners, and compaction tables are typically designed utilizing two rotary electric vibrators. The use of rotary electric vibrators provides a quiet performance, even at higher vibratory frequencies and amplitudes, contributes toward a...

  • High-Frequency Feeder and Screen

    January 24, 2018

    This high-frequency screen or feeder showcases GK’s new patent-pending structural springs that provide both spring rate and direction, taking on the roles of rocker legs and springs. The smaller size of the high-frequency motor provides for a more cost-effective solution in comparison to a...

  • New Automatic Volumetric Screw Feeder Unveiled

    January 16, 2018

    The new Model VMF-90A volumetric screw feeder is designed for automated additive dosing in water and chemical treatment processes. The new feeder retains the functionality and user-friendly features of the VMF-28 feeder, but has been re-engineered for cost-savings and versatility. Ed Dougherty,...

  • Direct-Drive Electromechanical Feeders

    November 14, 2017

    Syntron MF direct-drive electromechanical feeders are used for higher capacity requirements. The 10 heavy-duty models handle capacities from 600 to 4000 tn/hr. Syntron MF direct drive electromechanical feeders combine extra structural strength with durable components. The deep wing plates form a...

  • Volumetric Feeder with Washable, Easy-Clean Design

    November 9, 2017

    Vibra Screw has developed an easy-to-clean version of its Accufeed volumetric feeder. It incorporates a self-draining trough so the unit can be washed in place. A built-in drain with external connection handles wash fluid disposal. Combined with the feeder’s USDA- and FDA-approved materials...

  • Vibration Immune Weighing in Bulk Solid Feeding, Batching, Metering

    October 10, 2017

    Coperion K-Tron’s Smart Force Transducer digital load cells incorporate exclusive filtering algorithms that continuously identify and extract spurious weight readings from the weight measurement, even in severe process environments. Precise feeding, batching, and metering of bulk solids...

  • Schenck Process Launches Apron Weigh Feeder

    September 27, 2017

    Schenck Process has announced the latest extension to its Multidos weigh feeder range. Multidos VDP-C is a new range of medium-sized and compact apron weigh feeders mainly suitable for raw material feeding, hot clinker feeding and similar applications. “Multidos VDP-C leverages the proven...

  • High-End LIW Feeder Collaboration

    September 14, 2017

    To meet the increasing demand for accurate and reliable recipe dosing in process lines, Van Beek has partnered with weighing specialist Penko to develop the LIW (loss-in-weight) feeder. The LIW feeder is an advanced dosing screw that can be used in processes that require you to accurately add...


  • HV-10 Vibratory Feeder Drive

    August 29, 2017

    HV-10 vibration technology is ideal for high-speed counting, color sorting, and inspection systems, and is available in stainless steel. It offers new possibilities for sanitary applications in food and packaging industries, and was recently CSA certified to meet strict Canadian standards. The HV-...