drum separator

drum separator

[¦drəm ′sep·ə‚rād·ər]
(mining engineering)
A cylindrical vessel which rotates slowly and separates run-of-mine coal into clean coal, middlings, and refuse; can be adjusted for different specific gravities.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In the HMS process, mixed CDW RCAs in Korea were first loaded to a vibration screen, and only particles smaller than 50 mm were put into a separating machine (drum separator in this study; see Figure 4(a)) that contained [Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] suspension with a certain target density.
* Feeder delivers a uniform feed distribution across the width of the magnetic drum separator
Carpco claims that its Magforce rare earth drum separator is revolutionising the field of magnetic separation.
From there, it's safely collected into a 55 gallon bulk drum separator featuring a tipping mechanism, making disposal of all insulation materials from the drum effortless.
Included is the versatile easy-to-adjust, rotating drum separator. Other styles include end-of-the-conveyor and free-standing models.
The Wemco Drum Separator is offered with capacities from 1 to 450 t/h with a single unit producing either a two product separation or three products, as required.
The Wemco Drum Separator is supplied in capacities from 1 t/h to 450 t/h with a single unit producing either a two product separation or three products, as required.