How Do Rotary Airlocks Work?

rotary airlock

If you’re not familiar with the conveying industry, you might not understand the importance of rotary airlocks. In this post, Carolina Conveying is here to change that. Rotary airlocks are meant to prevent the loss of air and handle vital functions of a conveying system. Let us introduce you to what exactly rotary airlocks are,…

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How To Prevent Rotary Airlock Jamming

Round Rotary Airlock Valve

Rotary Airlock valves are a critical component of your material process, and it is often perceived that a valve is just a valve, and can be utilized on any number of different material handling systems. All types of valves include the same basic components : a body with an inlet and an outlet, two end…

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Rotary Valve Principals and Rotor Design

  Rotary Valve Principals and Rotor Design   Introduction Rotary Valves are a critical component in many material handling systems.  From dust collectors to pneumatic conveying systems, rotary airlocks not only control the feed rate but also minimize air leakage between equipment above and below the valve with differing levels of pressure or vacuum.  In…

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