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Flexicon Sizing-Dispensing System

May 12, 2020 | By Mario Cywinski

Photo: Flexicon.

Flexicon Sizing-Dispensing System is fed by a pneumatic conveying line, and is equipped with an integral cyclone that separates incoming solids from the air stream.

A rotary airlock isolates the pneumatic system from atmospheric pressure and meters material into a vibratory sifter that discharges on-size particles into a surge hopper, which stores up to 540 liters of material.

The enclosed three metre conveyor, with curved, rigid carbon steel tubing and heavy-duty round wire screw, can handle a broad range of free-flowing and non-free-flowing bulk materials.

As the metering screw rotates, it self-centers within the conveyor tube. It is driven by a 1-1/2 HP NEMA 4-rated motor beyond the discharge point. Both the screw and tube interior are smooth and crevice-free.



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