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White paper examining mechanisms of powder caking

White paper examining mechanisms of powder caking

The new white paper ‘Investigations into homogeneous and non-homogeneous caking and crusting in powders using powder rheology’ demonstrates how dynamic powder testing can be used to quantify caking behaviour under different environmental conditions. … Read more

Low-cost, low maintenance dust collector valve

Low-cost, low maintenance dust collector valve

The Vacu-Valve is a trickle valve that operates as a constant discharge valve for dust collectors, hoppers, cyclones and other equipment operating under negative pressure. The new 10" size option offers a much larger capacity. Its unique duck bill … Read more

why you can’t afford a cheap valve

You can’t afford a cheap valve

You get what you pay for. If you’ve seen our ad campaign recently, you’ll recognize the line, “valves are not commodities”. We are committed to spreading this message, because it seems our industry still struggles with debunking this myth. The … Read more

screening copper alloy

Screening copper alloy

A manufacturer of metallic pigments for paints and coatings was looking for a solution to check-screen copper/zinc alloy. The powder paint particles needed to be separated into a defined particle size to pass through the spray nozzle. Any oversize … Read more

Fox venturi eductor eliminates blowback and fugitive dust

Fox venturi eductor eliminates blowback and fugitive dust

Each airlock was replaced with a fully sanitary Fox venturi eductor - eliminating blowback, fugitive dust, and airlock maintenance. Application of Fox Venturi Eductors Product : Spices, Starch, Flour, Salt, Minor Food Ingedients Convey Distance - … Read more

The Coperion K-Tron Smart Weigh Belt Feeder

Feeding, batching and metering

The Coperion K-Tron Smart Weigh Belt Feeder features a primary weigh bridge and offers an optional secondary weigh bridge that provides continuous online auto tare, reducing maintenance, frequency of calibration, and improving long term … Read more

Aerodyne announces new dust testing options

Aerodyne announces new dust testing options

Aerodyne now offers factory dust testing for customers to utilize. This new service offers a few different testing options for customers in order to better determine the best type of equipment

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A new guide to powder behaviour

Written in a straightforward, easy to understand style, the new booklet explains how and why powders behave the way they do, and how this impacts powder processing and characterisation. It provides a

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New Flexicon Singapore office

"Flexicon bulk handling equipment has been purchased throughout Southeast Asia since 1975, with exponential growth over the last several years," explains Gill, adding, "We have committed to

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Mass flow blender ensures product uniformity

After several weeks of testing equipment, the client found that a V-blender could not provide the required close blending uniformity.  Samples taken from the blender indicated that the mix was not

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Ceremony for Bulk Solids Innovation Center

The center is the project of Kansas State University with partners the Salina Area Chamber of Commerce, Salina Economic Development Corporation, U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development