Posts by Gstone

Advantages of the Solibin IBC System for Dry Material Storage and Transport

Solibin IBC System Advantages: Stores and discharges the most difficult flowing dry materials Eliminates rat holing, segregation and degradation Ease of Handling Transport Ready Stackable Reusable Washable Environmentally Friendly Product flow control Batching and weighing capability Quick material change over for process flexibility What is an IBC? An IBC is an Intermediate Bulk Container. Bulk…

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Side Entry Rotary Airlocks Eliminate Shearing and Jamming

Side Entry Rotary Airlocks Eliminate Shearing and Jamming The Side Entry Rotary Airlock Valve is used in applications where product shearing and jamming is a concern.  The valves are heavy duty construction with Cast Iron or Stainless Steel Housing, Outboard Regreasable Bearings, Rotors with large diameter shafts and robust drive packages. Rotary airlock valves have…

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Rotary Airlock Valve Principals and Rotor Design

  Rotary Airlock Valve Principals and Rotor Design   Introduction Rotary Airlock 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…

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