Akins' classifier

Akins' classifier

[′ā·kənz ′klas·ə‚fī·ər]
(mining engineering)
A device for separating fine-size solids from coarser solids in a wet pulp; consists of an interrupted-flight screw conveyor, operating in an inclined trough.
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