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homogenize

[hə′mäj·ə‚nīz]
(metallurgy)
To hold metal at a high temperature long enough to eliminate by diffusion any chemical segregation of the components.
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Onboard computing enables the system to store-up to 10 different homogenizing programmes in memory, or it can be used in the manual mode for individual sample processing.
Also LCM continuous mixer with 10:1 L/D rotors and two-stage mixing, vent, and gate control; and LCM-G system with gear pump and pelletizer for high-capacity, post-reactor mixing, homogenizing, and pelletizing.
The preparation of green molding sands involves homogenizing sand, water, clay and carbon to an average composition, and activating the clay.
* Optional pneumatic actuated homogenizing for remote control.
The desired mixing, homogenizing and plasticizing of the elastomer was to be achieved in a variety of purpose designed and sequentially spaced sections, cues for the design of which were now often being inherited from the plastics industry.
Pressure is applied by means of a three-piston pump driven by an electric motor via V-belt transmission, and regulated by hydraulic back-pressure on the homogenizing head.
Figure 7 schematically depicts this type of system, together with some of the other ideal sand system features mentioned previously, such as an automatic compactability control at the mixer, weigh hoppers, control of the mixing cycle and bond development using a wattmeter (a scanner to detect unpoured molds at shakeout so that the bond and carbons additions can be adjusted), a lumpbreaker after the shakeout, followed by magnetic separators, a homogenizing drum and sand cooler.
The model K3D SB 8 HT machine from Kautex Inc., North Branch, N.J., has an extruder with special screws designed for gentle plasticating and homogenizing of high-temperature materials.
The air-powered unit provides continuous flows up to 250 ml/min and includes the patented modular homogenizing cell with no moving parts.
The 25-liter Sanitary Vacuum Mixer Homogenizer is a complete vacuum and homogenizing plant.
ARDE Barinco, inc., a manufacturer and distributor of specialty mixing, homogenizing and size reduction equipment, has launched a 100 hp megagrinder that is capable of dispersing solids into liquids at flowrates of 500 gallons per minute and higher.