An Ultimate Guide for Choosing Ribbon Blender
Industrial Mixers & Blenders
The ribbon blenders are simple equipment that is used across industries. These blenders feature a U shaped tub, which is integrated with rotary helical ribbon agitator structures. These blenders are widely popular for homogeneous mixing of solid, and liquid products, however, they are suitable for heterogeneous mixing as well. They are used for mixing granules, powders, liquid mixes, fertilizers, spices, etc. However, for various …
What Are the Dos and Don’ts of Conveyor Handling?
Screw Conveyors
Conveyors are essential material handling equipment used across industries. As its name implies, the conveyor system is equipped with conveyor belts that act as a conveying medium. These powerful belts can carry different products over long distances at varying speeds. Also, they are used in ascending and descending applications. With such a vital role to play, it becomes important that conveyors perform as expected. …
An Overview on Gear Motor Safety Considerations
Used Motors
A gear motor is an extremely important and essential component of any industrial system. It is a combination of an electric motor and a gearbox. This makes it a simple and cost-effective solution for high-torque and low-speed applications as it pairs a gear reducer system with a motor. Significantly, a gear motor ensures that a well-matched gearhead and electric motor help in achieving optimal …
Why Choose Vibrating Conveyors for Your Industrial Operations?
Used Conveyors
The conveyors have been significant parts of industrial material handling systems for a long time by now. These conveyors are the material handling systems designed to convey goods between destinations. In industries like paper and pulp, automobile parts production, packaging, food and beverages, sand and cement, etc, the conveyors are of great significance. Since the industrial applications are of varying requirements, there are multiple …
Top Five Belt Conveyor Maintenance Tips Explained
Used Belt Conveyors
A belt conveyor system is essential for the transportation of material from one end to the other, in an industrial unit. These systems consist of a couple of pulleys, also referred to as drums, with an endless or rotational loop for creating a pulling effect to carry the medium on the belt. To move the belt and the material forward and backwards, one or …
3 Common Causes of Electric Motor Failure and Its Solutions
Used Motors
Electric motors are the workhorses of industrial equipment and they play a key role in their functioning. Most electric motors are distinguished as AC or DC motors depending on the type of power source they are connected to. These electric motors have an average lifespan of 30,000 to 40,000 hours. Although designed for harsh environments, these motors may fail during their lifetime. In most …
How to Choose Right Flex Auger Screw Conveyor Based on Your Application?
Screw Conveyors
Conveyors are commonly used in assemblies across manufacturing sector. Aside from this, they have various applications across diverse industries. There are many types of conveyor belts, and a flexible screw conveyor is one of them. There are various configurations of these flexible screw conveyors, and to rightly select flex auger screw conveyors can be overwhelming. This post offers pointers on how to find flex …
Safety Consideration When Operating a Grain Storage Bin
Used Equipment
The grain bin management looks simple, but it is complex in reality. Grain bins are the massive structures filled with grains, the potential hazards of engulfment, suffocation, etc can cause a fatal impact on the person’s health. There are several accidents recorded at the entry of grain storage, many cases resulted in serious suffocation, respiratory damage, etc and many of them were reported of …
Guidelines to Select Industrial Vacuum System for Your Facility
Vacuum Cleaning Equipment
Industrial facility management and maintenance comes with several responsibilities. One of the many responsibilities in industrial facilities is the safety of employees. Since industrial facilities are challenged with combustible dust deposition, the necessity of an industrial vacuum system is undeniable. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), combustible dust is a potential source of health hazards and may also cause an explosion. …
4 Benefits of Buying a Used Packaging Equipment
Packing Equipment
Packaging is an important function of the manufacturing process and the subsequent supply chain. Hence, it is essential to buy good-quality packaging equipment which offers complete safety to the product inside when in transit. Many organizations look for buying high-quality, brand new, equipment to fulfil their needs. Given a choice to buy used or completely new equipment, most of the people would opt for …