cyclone separator

cyclone separator

[′sī‚klōn ′sep·ə‚rād·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A funnel-shaped device for removing particles from air or other fluids by centrifugal means; used to remove dust from air or other fluids, steam from water, and water from steam, and in certain applications to separate particles into two or more size classes. Also known as cyclone classifier.
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Bunkers, cyclone separator & connected pipe lines and cleaning of vapour fan and allied equipments at 24mtr.
3-D numerical simulation and measurement of strongly swirling heavy dust-laden flow inside a cyclone separator, in 3rd International Symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modeling and Measurements.
A standard three-stage filtration system with cyclone separator is more efficient in handling dry material than other filtration systems.
The furnace is also fitted with a state-of-the-art gas cleaning system utilising a cyclone separator developed by Siemens," he added.
Product from the Disintegrator is collected in a cyclone separator and then is discharged into a bulk packing system with the ultra fines from the cyclone being carried over to a dust separator filter collection unit.
The unit features a 575-cfm blower, said to be the most powerful in the industry for its size range, and a three-stage filtration system with a Cyclone separator and two-micron washable final filter, which eliminates the draining and cleaning of a full-size bag house with multiple expensive filters.
Units include granulator, blower, cyclone separator, and related duct work in 8 x 8 in.
The self-contained system integrates an 18-inch (457-mm)-diameter fluid-bed processor with heater, blower, cyclone separator, and controls--ready for connection to a material inlet/outlet and power source.
Negative pressure is continuously maintained in the enclosure by the system's cyclone separator and dust collector.
Media are then recovered using a cyclone separator (figure 1).