pug mill


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pug mill

[′pəg ‚mil]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine for mixing and tempering a plastic material by the action of blades revolving in a drum or trough.

pug mill

A machine for mixing and tempering clay.
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At the point of the lime's entry into the pug mill, water is added according to the stockpile moisture content of the aggregate.
It is necessary to import clay mixers, pug mills and kilns from Europe or the US.
Many ceramics suppliers use a cycle that starts with a clean pug mill and mixer using a white high temperature clay body followed by progressively lower temperature white clay and off white body formulas.
Tenders are invited for Liner Plates For Pug Mill Discharing Gate As Per Rwf Drg No.
Included in the proposed wwtp upgrade work are improvements or upgrades to the belt filter press, sludge pumps, polymer feed system, and pug mill mixer in the Dewatering building, new maintenance building, rehabiltation of drain pumping station, wash water pumping station, a new plant wide SCADA system, a truck scale and installation of a new generator and a transformer/switchboard.
The clay body can then be sent through a de-airing pug mill which further mixes and compresses the clay while removing excess air.
It is always more efficient and profitable to produce a long run of a clay formula, as the clay mixer and pug mill will require less cleaning.
Tenders are invited for Linear Assly For Pug Mill As Per Rwf Drg No:701091610500.
Production usually took place in small potteries whose main equipment consisted of a mule-driven pug mill, kick-wheel and a salt kiln.
Garner pugs his clay, using a newly acquired pug mill, enabling him to become more independent.
Tenders are invited for Machining and supply of lh screw conveyor for new pug mill in set of 3 pieces as per the drawing no.