Storage, filling and feeding – three processes for which Schenck Process can provide extensive process knowledge. From a product portfolio perspective, Schenck Process is now completing its offering to best meet market requirements: Meet the newest addition to the ProFlex® C family, the ProFlex® C100.Read more
Feeders for powder and bulk solids handling operations
Feeders are of great importance in bulk material handling systems since feeders control the solid flow rate. When feeders stop working, the solids flow rate will come to an end. The difference between feeders and conveyors is that conveyors are only capable of transporting material, not controlling the flow rate.
There are two basic types of bulk feeders: volumetric feeders and gravimetric feeders.
Volumetric feeders are dosing systems that supply the production system with a certain volume of material in a set timeframe, based on the displacement principle.
Gravimetric feeders are self-calibrating dosing systems that dose based on weight in speed.
This Technology Zone offers an insight into the latest innovations in Feeders for dry material processing industries.
Articles about Feeders
FLSmidth launches the new Hybrid Apron Belt (HAB) Feeder for run-of-mine and stockyard applications. A modular, hybrid, belt-over-apron feeder, the HAB Feeder delivers the strength of an apron feeder with the spillage control of a conveyor system.Read more
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Trantec’s latest Metering Screw Feeders bring together multi-start augers, servo motors and easy clean features creating a formidable combination of range, accuracy and performance in one machine.Read more
BOLTON – Solids handling equipment maker, Ajax Equipment, has supplied leading black masterbatch producer, Hubron International, with a system to handle big bags and supply a new extruding line with carbon black.Read more
Solids handling equipment maker, Ajax Equipment, has supplied leading bioscience research specialist, Pathway Intermediates, with two stainless steel integrated hopper and inclined screw feeders.Read more
Brabender Technologie is showing the full range in Düsseldorf: The company comes to the K 2019 with new equipment, new smart control features and a wide range of proven solutions.Read more
Experts for Feeders
General Kinematics TWO-WAY™ Feeders open up a wide range of process possibilities.Read more
The industry-leading MechaTron® dry material feeder has all the unique design features that manufacturers require for their processing applications.Read more
PEMBROKE, MA – The Thayer Scale MWF-OS Sanitary Open Construction Weigh Belt Feeder provides accuracy, ruggedness, and reliability. For seventy years leading food processors have been using Thayer Scale weigh belt feeders to process potato and tortilla chips, pet food, cereal, pasta and more. Major food brands rely on the MWF-OS weigh belt feeder for exceptional stability, high flexibility and performance.Read more
Improve product quality and achieve faster, more streamlined production lines with Cleveland Vibrator’s model EMF Electromechanical Feeder.Read more