pug mill


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pug mill

[′pəg ‚mil]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine for mixing and tempering a plastic material by the action of blades revolving in a drum or trough.

pug mill

A machine for mixing and tempering clay.
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At the point of the lime's entry into the pug mill, water is added according to the stockpile moisture content of the aggregate.
A belt conveyor carries this pressed sludge cake into a pug mill mixer where sawdust is metered into the sludge.
To reduce maintenance and the resulting significant downtime caused from the erosion of pug mill paddles during raw material processing, the CENEX Louisville plant replaced the traditional pug mill with a "pug screw," a common material handling screw.
The "wet process" consists of adding crumb rubber to the paving asphalt before delivery to the pug mill mixer, and has proven to be the most desirable method.
description 303-01 mineral aggregate, type a base, grading d (ton)- crusher run and pug mill 303-10.
Potters mixing their own clays incur capital expenses for a mixer and pug mill as well as raw material inventory.
The company's five pug mill operations use Ranger Conveying equipment, which includes a hopper, conveyor.
The aggregate is mixed with the emulsion in a pug mill paver and is placed in a three-in, lift by contract services.
Tenders are invited for wastewater treatment plant painting belt press, pug mill and incinerator rooms.
The clay body can then be sent through a de-airing pug mill which further mixes and compresses the clay while removing excess air.