centrifugal classifier

centrifugal classifier

[‚sen′trif·i·gəl ′klas·ə‚fī·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine that separates particles into size groups by centrifugal force.
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When finer separations are required, the centrifugal classifier can make separations of between 100 microns (140#) and 20 microns (625#).
The beneficiated product will then enter a centrifugal classifier that selectively fractionates the slurry into fine and coarse products.
Exit from the mill is via screens, centrifugal classifiers then to a drier and pulverizer system.