dilute phase

dilute phase

[də′lüt ‚fāz]
(chemical engineering)
In liquid-liquid extraction, the liquid phase that is dilute with respect to the material being extracted.
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Typical conveying rates in dilute phase may go up to 25,000 lb/hr, with typical conveying distances of less than 300 ft and line sizes of up to 6-in.
It also can operate in the more conventional dilute phase, with individual pellets fully suspended in the high-speed air .
Units can convey many materials with conveying velocities as low as 50 feet per minute using our HDP 6000 dense phase pneumatic conveying system and, using the LDP 2000 dilute phase pneumatic conveying system, units can convey at velocities well over 7000 feet per minute.
Flexicon has introduced a Vacuum Receiver with a pneumatically actuated dump valve for dilute phase pneumatic conveying systems.
A gate valve produced by Vortex Valves has been designed specifically to handle dry bulk solids in gravity flow, dilute phase, or vacuum conveying up to 1 bar, and represents "a significant design innovation" over the company's original Orifice Gate.
After due consultation and product performance assessment in Flexicon's test laboratory in early 2009, a totally enclosed, positive pressure, dilute phase pneumatic conveying system was installed at the Droitwich facility.
And, using its LDP 2000 dilute phase pneumatic conveying system, the company can convey at velocities well over 7,000 feet per minute.
The Quantum[TM] Series Orifice Gate[TM] valve is designed specifically to handle dry bulk solids in gravity flow, dilute phase, or vacuum conveying up to 15 psig (depending on size and modifications), thus eliminating production inefficiencies and frequent valve maintenance.
The ability to handle highly abrasive, friable of very fine powders that wear out other dilute phase feeders.
2]O emission was widely divergent, the change in the temperature of the dilute phase was all emphasized.
The earliest powder distribution systems were based on dilute phase transport to deliver powder to the booth.