rotary dryer


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rotary dryer

[′rōd·ə·rē ′drī·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A cylindrical furnace slightly inclined to the horizontal and rotated on suitable bearings; moisture is removed by rising hot gases.
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Tenders invited for Fabrication and supply of ss 310 s main tube with the following items suitable for rotary dryer
* Rotary dryer: Water is removed in a high-throughput, rotating drum with strategically positioned flights to lift and shower the product evenly through the heated airstream, which enters the drum countercurrent to the continuously flowing product stream.
The ore preparation line 4 facility includes development main equipment, rotary dryer, with a capacity of 260 tons per hour and rotary kiln with a capacity of 90 tons per hour.
An alternative to a rotary dryer for biomass is a bed dryer.
Quality Assessment of Garri Produced using rotary dryer in term of: Physicochemical, Microbiological Quality, Sensory characteristics.
The Clothesmac is a Teflon-coated waterproof cover that fits on to rotary dryer to stop clothes getting wet if it starts to rain.
* Material is dried using a fluid bed dryer, rotary dryer or other means and stored In silos prior to transport.
They are taken to the holding hopper that has a variable auger-feeder that meters the material fed into the rotary dryer. The dryer unit dries and heats the contaminated cuttings indirectly.
The large rotary dryer is fired by waste wood from the process instead of the natural gas used in AERT's original fiber plant--a further cost-saving and "green" improvement.
In contrast with lagoon-based systems, the Valley View plant uses a series of processes, including internal recirculation, anaerobic digestion, centrifuges, a rotary dryer, and freeze/thaw separation to break the waste stream into its component parts.
These lumps are conveyed to a rotary dryer. The crude clay lumps are dried to a moisture of 6 to 8%.
B&Q have cut their MK44 Power Plus 15m extension wheel from pounds 14.99 to pounds 9.99 and their heavy duty rotary dryer from pounds 41.99 to pounds 29.99.