air separator

air separator

[¦er ‚sep·ə¦rād·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A device that uses an air current to separate a material from another of greater density or particles from others of greater size.

air separator

An apparatus for separating ground-up materials pneumatically into various sizes.
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Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Flexible Air Separator (Aircell) (W = 2553 , L = 6053 , G = 3300) As Per Enclosed Annexure.
NESTRO's air separator uses clever airflow technology to pneumatically lift up the lightest materials, such as plastic film and paper.
diameter Fisher Air Separator is a field-proven machine that effectively removes unwanted fines from abrasive and non-abrasive aggregate applications.
The biggest addition to the company will be a 50,000-square-foot air separator in Moses Lake, which will allow the company to speed up delivery and decrease shipping costs, while at the same time venture into new markets on the west side of the Cascades.
It gives the cost-effective sizing with precisely defined cut-points of materials previously requiring complex and expensive air separator processes and may be run continuously without any risk of overheating and the degradation or melting of heat-sensitive products.
A central dust extraction system was comprised of a large, filter-element dust collector with a smaller cyclone air separator on the clean air return.
Laitram Machinery's new AS-MAX Air Separator is an ideal and economical solution for high volume shrimp processing plants.
In zinc-air batteries, oxygen contacts a positively charged electrode made of porous carbon, and water in the electrode reacts to form a hydroxyl, which migrates through an air separator to a negatively charged electrode consisting of a zinc gel.
Related experiments have shown that a pneumatic air separator - a device normally used for cleaning seeds - simplifies sorting of parasitized from unparasitized fruit flies.
Tenders are invited for Dismantling Of Old Damaged Pipes & Erection Of Ash Slurry Lines, Overhauling Of Air Separator Tank, Collector Tank, Air Washer Tank, Fabrication Of Structure Etc.
If powder is added, the system is indirect, with granules discharged from the air separator through a rotary valve.