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  • Weigh Feeder Controller

    December 13, 2019

    Available as either a weigh feeder controller or a loss-in-weight controller, the S52c is a full-featured loss-in-weight instrument in a single, compact package. The S52c menus and procedures are easy to understand, written in plain English, rather than difficult to read and interpret codes. The...

  • Free Webinar: Powder Storage and Feeding -- An Overview

    December 10, 2019

    On Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific, Joseph Marinelli, president, Solids Handling Technologies Inc., will present Powder Storage and Feeding: An Overview as part of Powder & Bulk Solids’ free DryPro webinar series. This webinar will discuss the storage and...

  • Brabender Offers New Feeder Line for Pellets

    November 5, 2019

    The new Brabender Technologie DS feeder line for pellets is ideal for compounders who feed one product continuously or more in alternation. These feeders are offered in four different sizes for both operations. They are equipped with a single screw and steep funnel hoppers – perfect for...

  • Eriez Announces Major Expansion

    November 4, 2019

    Eriez announced a major expansion to its Wager Rd facility, located 15 miles from the company’s world headquarters in Erie, PA. The company says the expansion will support strategic growth initiatives for repair, testing, and global research and development activities. The facility, which...

  • How to Select the Right Vibratory Feeder

    October 31, 2019

    Vibratory feeders have been used in the manufacturing industry for several decades to efficiently move fine and coarse materials which tend to pack, cake, smear, break apart, or fluidize. Because they can control material flow, vibratory feeders handle bulk materials across all industries,...

  • Twin-Screw Feeder Delivers Precise Batch Size and Weight

    October 29, 2019

    The Model TSF twin-screw feeder from Best Process Solutions (BPS) is designed for precise batching and weighing applications. The feeder’s dual-helix design combines fast, high-volume filling with accurate dribble flow at the end of the cycle. Its compact design is ideal when limited space...

  • Schenck Process Introduces ProFlex C100 Feeder

    October 21, 2019

    The new ProFlex C100 is the smallest of the ProFlex C family and fits on small extrudes. It is lightweight and up to five feeders can be grouped around an inlet of a lab or small size extruder. A quick-change hopper option in the ProFlex line offers fast and clean changeover without disassembling...

  • New Versatile Volumetric Feeder Introduced

    October 21, 2019

    The new VMF-90D volumetric screw feeder from Scaletron Industries is an automatic metering screw feed system for mixing and dispensing dry materials into a secondary process. To expedite delivery and installation, Scaletron has included functionality that previously was available only as options....

  • Batch Feeding System Ensures High Capacity in Pendulum Bucket Elevators

    September 30, 2019

    The patented drum feeder from Simatek Bulk Systems A/S improves capacity, reduces wear on moving parts, and limits the risk of malfunction. The Simatek drum feeder is designed for easy-flowing bulk products such as granulates, pellets, and most types of powders and is based on a new design in...

  • Coperion Offers Enhanced Twin Screw Extruders

    September 24, 2019

    Coperion’s enhanced ZSK Mc18 twin screw extruders are loaded with new features that optimize convenience and handling, while minimizing downtimes and energy use. These machines can be implemented for various applications in plastics recycling: for regrinding plastics such as HDPE, PP, ABS,...