pulverizer

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pulverizer

[′pəl·və‚rīz·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
Device for breaking down of solid lumps into a fine material by cleavage along crystal faces.
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Trost Air impact mills pulverize hard soft, and agglomerated materials, as well as those with low melting points.
It seemed schematic and formulaic: Reduce carroonish shapes into flat, saturated elements; pulverize and layer into an impressively jumbled composition.
The PCI facility is expected to pulverize and deliver about 2,000 tons of coal per day, all provided by the DTE Energy Services' subsidiary.
This innovative equipment has been employed to pulverize both brittle and ductile polymers (13) and to prepare in situ polymer/filler materials (18), showing good potential for developing higher-performance polymer materials.
The new pulverizers combine new airflow and material feeding designs to pulverize without grinding, delivering at least 20% higher output using less energy and floor space than more conventional designs.