Filter Dust Collector (FDC) units from Novatec, Baltimore, reportedly provide a higher level of vacuum-pump protection than standard cyclone dust collectors.
New HP650 and HP850 airlocks from Mac Process Inc., Kansas City, Mo., can handle high-rate, high-pressure conveying applications such as pellet take-away at the discharge of compounding extruders.
Hopper adapters use pure dry compressed air to convey up to 900 lb/hr
Color touchscreen control is now standard, at no additional cost, on the Mobile NovaWheel Dry/Convey models (75, 100, and 150 lb/hr) supplied by Baltimore-based Novatec Inc.
The Conair Group, Cranberry Twp., Pa., will introduce several new lines of products at NPE in Orlando, Apr. 1-5:•In materials handling, Conair’s Intelligent Loading System (ILS) is being upgraded to be fully distributed via Ethernet commu...
The Novatec FXS (FlexXpand) color touchscreen from Novatec, Baltimore, is a Siemens-based PLC system designed for resin-conveying systems with up to 20 pumps and 120 stations.
A new series of powder hopper loaders is available from Motan, Inc., Plainwell, Mich.
The FLX material-handling control system from Conair, Cranberry Township, Pa., is available in a new, larger configuration to serve up to 64 loaders and 20 vacuum conveying pumps.
MSB series Modular Surge Bins from Novatec, Baltimore, come in capacities from 30 to 70 ft3 (850-1980 liters) and provide expandable material storage space for central conveying systems.
For high-volume pneumatic conveying in plastics resin and compounding plants, the standard today is dense-phase conveying, whereby the resin moves in “plugs” with low velocity and high pressure.