hydroseparator

hydroseparator

[¦hī·drō′sep·ə‚rād·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A separator in which solids in suspension are agitated by hydraulic pressure or stirring devices.
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In addition, of relevance to gravity separation, Dorr-Oliver makes cyclones, MercoBowl [R] type centrifuges and heavy duty Hydroseparators.
A major use he discovered was controlling the underflow density of thickeners and hydroseparators in mineral-processing systems to thicken or dewater process slurries.