storage hopper

stationary hopper

A container used to receive and store temporarily freshly mixed concrete.
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The machine is joined directly to a three-tonne storage hopper, forming a totally enclosed feed system.
Clean abrasive is returned to a three-tonne-capacity storage hopper that automatically refills the blast machine.
Unfortunately, as ground particles travel from the grinder to the packaging machine, with possibly a storage hopper in-between, the different sized particles, due to their variation in mass density, do not want to flow at the same rate.
THE council has made the following decisions on these planning applications: Conditional permission: * Pellgen Ltd, biomass (wood pellet) boiler installed to boiler room within the building, a twin wall external flue and an external fuel storage hopper to concrete base at rear of building, Greenfields Family Centre, Dalton Green Lane, Dalton.
These feeders are said to utilise positive displacement action to move material uniformly, from storage hopper to discharge outlet Units on display will include the BSP-100, BSP-135, and BSP-150.
Cleats linked together by an articulated chain carry the caps gently from a large storage hopper towards an adjustable speed bump, which inclines the cleats and causes poorly oriented caps to fall by simple gravity.
FIREFIGHTERS put out a blaze in a storage hopper at a Denbighshire sawmill and timber yard.
The BSP feeders have vertical rotating discs that create a product lock-up zone, conveying the material smoothly from storage hopper to discharge outlet, achieving true linear mass flow.
Reloading of media into the pressure vessel from the storage hopper occurs automatically each time the operator releases the foot pedal depressurizing the vessel.
It has to have an automatic fueling system which necessitates the need for a wood pellet storage hopper, so it's best confined to the utility room or garage.
While within the duct, the material locks up and moves in "plug flow," moving smoothly from storage hopper to discharge outlet, achieving true linear mass flow, producing high linearity and breakthrough accuracy levels.