Bulk Solids

Bulk Solids

A large amount of a dry commodity stored without a container or anything else indicating its quantity. See also: Bulk cargo.
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The new Munson Rotary Batch Mixer with an integral spray line allows uniform distribution of liquid additions to dry bulk solids in trace amounts to large volumes in 1-3 minutes.
The biennial International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition will take place April 24-26 at the Donald E.
Silos are widely used for the storage, handling, and transportation of bulk solids in industries.
Gentle vibration is provided at the outer edges of the disk to keep powders and bulk solids flowing.
BinMaster offers an innovative, patent-pending tilt switch used for high level detection of powders and bulk solids. The BM-TSM tilt switch mounts on the top of the bin and activates an alarm when material rises and tilts the switching mechanism 15 degrees.
The devices are also used for detecting filling levels of bulk solids, paste or liquid, as well as for recognition and counting of objects.
Kansas State University, Salina, recently opened the Bulk Solids Innovation Center (BSIC), the first of its kind in North America for research on the behavior of bulk solids materials (see Oct.
Brookfield Engineering has donated a PFT Powder Flow Tester to the new Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center.
The improved hopper design ensures a steady rate of feed delivery and prevents "rat holes" or bridging of bulk solids. Typical solids dispersed using the SLIM include fumed silica, CMC, guar gum, carbon black, carrageenan, xanthan gum, talc, alginates, pectin, titanium dioxide, calcium carbonate, starch, clays, alumina, carbomers, sugar, salts, dye powders and other additives or fillers.
BinMaster declared a new, patent-pending tilt switch used for high level detection of powders and bulk solids. The new BM-TSM tilt switch mounts on the top of the bin and activates an alarm when material rises and tilts the switching mechanism 15 degrees.
Ross manufactures Ribbon Blenders used in the process industries for rapid, thorough and dust-free blending of powders, granules, pellets and other bulk solids. Available in many standard sizes from 1/2 to 1,000 cu.
The non-contact, dust penetrating bulk solids measurement technology will now be distributed around the globe through Magnetrol's numerous international offices and distribution network, a partnership that will allow both companies to significantly advance the solids measurement market.