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We'd like to have a pallet of 2 cu ft water soluble bags containing a natural powder - stored outside. So each bag must be protected from rain somehow. Any advice on how best to do this ? Oh come on! :rolleyes::rolleyes::D: yes take some packaging tape probably some duct tape - cloth tape and seal...... [read more]

Tripper Trolley

Tripper Trolley

In General Aspects by John Gateley
at 18. Dec 2014 06:47 - 4 replies

The only thing that I can see is maybe for easy trolley removal for maintenance. Other than that there would be no reason for it. The inclined beam is far too heavy for the duty since the smaller beam is supporting the loads. In consideration of this deadweight imbalance I suggest the pin joint has...... [read more]

To Whom It May Concern My name is Francisco Illezcas, I work in Químca Amtex S.A de C.V., company located in México that produces CMC (Sodium Carboxy Methyl Cellulose) in powder. The main raw material is cellulose, which is milled and sent to silos by pneumatic conveying. In this step there are many...... [read more]

PET Flakes Flow

In Ask Lyn Forum by Tim Bonerb
at 17. Dec 2014 22:51 - 3 replies

Flaky and interlocking materials can present quite a challenge to bin design as they gain strength rapidly with compacting pressure and are difficult to shear, particularly if the flakes tend to have elastic properties or are soft and deformable This points to the need to minimise compaction forces ...... [read more]

On Site Training to Start Belt Repair Department

On Site Training to Start Belt Repair Department

In General Aspects by SkiBum80
at 17. Dec 2014 20:58 - 0 replies

I work for an underground mine in Colorado. We have been using contractors for our belt repairs for the past 15+ years. I have been tasked with starting a belt repair department for small ( ...... [read more]

Contact Applied DEM at Their software will do everything you are asking. Contact Clint Hudson for pricing. In addition to DEM Solutions response. The more detail the information on the product the more accurate the analysis will be, ie; moisture content, particle size distribution, insitu density (...... [read more]

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