elutriator


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elutriator

[ē′lü·trē‚ad·ər]
(engineering)
An apparatus used to separate suspended solid particles according to size by the process of elutriation.
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Flakes are then transferred to a mixing silo and on to an elutriator, which removes any remaining fines and dust.
Stationary measurements of airborne cotton dust were performed with a vertical elutriator (General Metalworks Corp.
Now, that tedious and time-consuming process is carried out with high efficiency by the elutriator, which can handle 48 soil-core tubes.
He says companies also could opt for something like Sterling-Hempstead's Elutriator, which enables the removal of dirt and fines by separating materials of various densities using air.
An elutriator removed most of the water-soluble elements (Bigg and Olesiuk, 1990) before the remaining sample was washed through a fine mesh screen.
Nematodes were extracted using an elutriator with sugar flotation.
The fine pieces exiting the granulating apparatus are then transferred to an elutriator that separates the backing from the fibers by employing an air stream, which carries off the fibrous material vertically through a separate conduit, At the same time the heavier backing material gravitates onto a conveyor located below.
One was called a separator and the other an elutriator.
The elutriator removed short streamers, and the remaining dust content (below 500 microns) was in the range of 80 to 100 ppm.
Sterling Systems has enhanced its elutriator to provide higher-efficiency separation of paper, fiber, foam, fines, or streamers from plastic flake or pellets.