Materials Feeders

Feeder features disposable, recyclable EPDM feed hopper.
Materials Feeders

Feeder features disposable, recyclable EPDM feed hopper.

PureFeed® AI-300 is designed for low feed rate applications and for customers who need to change materials frequently. It features dual arm external agitation system, and stepper motor that allows users to change penetration agitation speed on hopper without making any mechanical adjustments. Available in volumetric and gravimetric configurations, feeder suits applications such as metering...

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Materials Feeders

Feeding Wheel is designed for careful product handling.

Suited for confectionery manufacturers, feeding wheel is built for gentle processing of chocolate bars at output rates to 800 products/min and can integrate with pillow-pack as well as secondary packaging machinery. Product can handle oblong and round wafers with or without chocolate coating, and gentle product handling is ensured by vacÂ-­uum gripper. Feeding wheel can guide, rotate, group,...

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Gravimetric Feeder features modular design.
Materials Feeders

Gravimetric Feeder features modular design.

Designed for feeding colorants and additives into plastics processing machines, Maguire® MGF Series features modular design that speeds cleanout and auger change. System uses load cells to monitor loss in weight of colorant in hopper as material is fed into processing machine by auger. Loss-in-Weight software in feeder control scans data on color consumption every half-second and...

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Best High-Volume Twin-Screw Feeder
Materials Feeders

Best High-Volume Twin-Screw Feeder

DELIVERS PRECISE BATCH SIZE AND WEIGHT BRUNSWICK, OH-BEST Model TSF twin-screw feeder from Metso Minerals 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 prohibits multiple individual screw units. Two helixes-1Â-½ and...

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Vacuum Unloader empties resins from gaylord boxes.
Materials Feeders

Vacuum Unloader empties resins from gaylord boxes.

Eliminating need for operator to vacuum bottom of gaylord when resin levels are low, The Sweeper(TM) continuously sweeps length and breadth of top level of resin in container, reaching into every corner, leaving less than handful of pellets behind. It has vacuum switch for ensuring unit is operating only while vacuum loading system is pulling material, and does not have to be manually started or...

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Materials Feeders

Press Feed System handles papers, films, and foils.

Featuring user-programmable 24 V PLC, Custom Press Feed Payout System feeds, aligns, die-cuts, punches, or assembles combined delicate materials and pulls through finished product at up to 100 SPM with +0.001 in. accuracy. It handles up to 5 plies of material from 5 separate reels, and utilizes photo-optic proximity sensors and two-hand actuator for operator safety. Standard features include die...

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Lime Feeder
Materials Feeders

Lime Feeder

BETHLEHEM, PA--The Flexicon Lime Feeder simultaneously meters and conveys lime to pH neutralization tanks and pools from silos, bulk bags, 50 lb. bags or any source. Equipped with AC or DC variable speed drives, it conveys lime vertically, horizontally or at any angle; over short or long distances; over, under or around obstructions. The rugged flexible screw is the only moving part contacting...

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K-Tron Process Group Exhibits Process Automation Equipment for Batch and Continuous Food Processing at Process Expo 2008, November 9-13, 2008, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, Booth 17114
Materials Feeders

K-Tron Process Group Exhibits Process Automation Equipment for Batch and Continuous Food Processing at Process Expo 2008, November 9-13, 2008, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, Booth 17114

PITMAN, NJ - USA (September 12, 2008)- K-Tron Process Group will exhibit feeding and conveying equipment for food processing applications at Process Expo 2008, November 9-13, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, booth 17114. Demos on display include: ActiFlow(TM) a new material flow aid that prevents bridging and rat-holing of cohesive materials in hoppers, a K-Tron T35/S60 Quick Change feeder, K-Tron...

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Materials Feeders

Aquatech Awarded Pretreatment System Contract at Sandy Creek Energy Station in Texas

CANONSBURG, August 2008, Aquatech International Corporation, a leader in the field of desalination, water reuse, and zero liquid discharge, was awarded a Pretreatment System contract by Sandy Creek Power Partners, L.P. (Zachry Industrial, Inc./Overland Contracting Inc./Gilbert Power Constructors Co.) for the 900 MW Sandy Creek Energy Station coal fired super critical power plant in Texas. The...

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Assmann's Chemical Feed Station Family at WEFTEC 2008
Materials Feeders

Assmann's Chemical Feed Station Family at WEFTEC 2008

Assmann Corporation's Chemical Feed Station family will be exhibited at WEFTEC '08, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL from October 18-22, 2008 in Booth No. 27183. The compact feed stations with overflow basins includes 175, 200 and 250 gallon capacities to store small amounts of liquids and other chemicals, without the handling and disposal costs of steel drums. Constructed from high density crosslink...

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