mixing cycle

mixing cycle

In mixing concrete in a batch mixer, the time taken for a complete cycle, i.e., the elapsed time between successive discharges of the mixer.
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It reduces the mixing cycle considerably when done properly.
After the mixing cycle, the vessel is simply rolled over to the Discharge System which is programmed to maintain a desired platen pressure.
After the mixing cycle, the vessel is rolled over to the discharge system.
Because each agitator is independently controlled, flow patterns and shear rates can be fine-tuned at any point during the mixing cycle.
After the mixing cycle is complete and the blender discharged, the main orbit arm parks automatically against a set of water spray nozzles recessed into the mixer wall and hot water is injected against the screw which rotates to ensure all the screw surfaces are cleaned.
The Martini Maker also chills cocktails to 34 degrees after the mixing cycle is complete.
Equations 4 through 8 together describe the bulk viscosity profile in the second zone of a typical mixing cycle.
The bubble breaks the surface, pushing the mixture to the edge where gravity draws it down the tank wall, quickly completing the mixing cycle.
At the end of the mixing cycle, the complete mixed volume (batch) of blended sand is discharged from the mixer at one time.
The first type needs to be emptied completely after each mixing cycle, cleaned (if possible), and reloaded with the materials for the next batch of concrete.
Shorr notes that conventional "cold" filler addition to the mixing cycle has several disadvantages.
The use of separate drives turning each rotor independently, so that the relative speed and/or orientation of the rotors can be changed during the mixing cycle, can be employed.