size reduction

size reduction

[′sīz ri‚dək·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
The breaking of large pieces of coal, ore, or stone by a primary breaker, or of small pieces by grinding equipment.
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com)-- Buffalo, New York based manufacturer of size reduction equipment Schutte-Buffalo is pleased to announce the opening of their newly constructed test facility.
The Kek-Gardner Cone Mill is recognized as one of the most versatile size reduction machines in the powder processing industry.
Cage mills are capable of very high-ratio size reduction with no decrease in quality of the product even after long periods of operation.
Neue Herbold has launched the latest version of Its system for size reduction and recycling of plastics, the Guillotine GS.
known globally as a manufacturer of particle size reduction and dispersing equipment as well as related services for a broad range of research and industrial applications, has been certified to ISO 9001:2008 with Design.
SB Series granulators can also be used for secondary size reduction of pre-shredded plastics.
This one-machine size reduction also reduces electricity consumption and simplifies cleaning and maintenance.
offers contract particle size reduction and analytical services exclusively for the pharmaceutical industry.
Sanitary wet-mixing Z-Series colloid mills process all particles through a single mixing head for precise size reduction, consistency and repeatability.
This supplier of pelletizers and pulverizers has joined with Air Products to introduce its first cryogenic impact mill for ultra-fine size reduction of a range of materials.
A line of wet-mixing colloid mills that employ a new milling technology for the precise particle size and biomass size reduction of fruits, vegetables, and other foodstuffs is available from Bematek Systems, Inc.
Pharmaceutical and nutraceutical manufacturers are constantly looking for ways to enhance their size reduction process--by improving efficiency and maximizing yields.