Blending


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blending

[′blen·diŋ]
(materials)
The process of mixing two or more substances having different properties to obtain a final product having characteristics different from those of the starting materials.
(textiles)
Producing uniform yarn and fabric by bringing together two or more distinctive types of fibers of different lengths.

Blending

A gradual merging of one element into another.

blending

In hot-water systems, the mixing of hot water with cold water in order to raise the cold-water temperature. Blending usually takes place at the point of use.
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gt;From the distribution head, the material enters the cylindrical blending chamber, which is round at both ends and oval in the middle and externally heated with multiple zones.
Single-screw compounding extruders handle cold- or hot-feed additive blending, L/D ratios from 8:1 to over 40:1.
Supery Vineyards & Winery, renowned for its Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet, made winemakers out of over 300 wine lovers during the 2nd Annual Red Wine Blending Competition.
Extrusion off- and on-line Sigmatach batch blending systems combine 2-10 materials at capacities to 5000 lb/hr.
Governor Edward Rendell moved the nation one step closer to energy independence today when he launched the grand opening of the East Coast's first biodiesel injection blending facility owned by Independence BioFuels, Inc, a wholesale distributor of biofuels, located at the Petroleum Products Corporation terminal in Highspire, PA.
A new research report shows that applying high-intensity ultrasonic vibration to melt blends of incompatible polymers produces dramatically better resin properties than are achieved by simple melt blending.
It, too, is a blend, taking the word merit (for quality) and combining it with heritage (for the Bordeaux tradition of blending varieties).
Vertical spiral mixers in 10- to 1500-cu-ft sizes for blending free-flowing granular or fine materials.
The iSIS 2000 blend module offers redundancy and high-blend accuracy via BOC Edwards' patented MassFusion(TM) load cell-based blending technology.
XB extrusion batch blender combines gravimetric batch blending with continuous mixing with 0.
Since the association's founding in 1988, it has grown from a small band of vintners passionate about the art of blending in the Bordeaux tradition to a membership of more than 120 wineries on three continents and 14 states.
Horizontal paddle mixers in 2- to 360-cu-ft batch sizes for fast blending of regrinds, slurries, and powders.