trough mixer

open-top mixer

A mixer filled through an opening at its top; for concrete, usually a pan or drum within which mixing blades revolve about the vertical axis; for mortar, usually a trough within which mixing paddles revolve about the horizontal axis.
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Featuring an interrupted spiral mixing blade, customised lid and pneumatically operated outlet valve for rapid discharge, this 1,500 litre capacity stainless steel U Trough mixer is currently operating at full capacity.
The new 3,000 litre U Trough mixer from Winkworth was installed in the extended factory.
Suitable for batch production of powders, granules, pastes and creams, all Winkworth's U Trough mixers are custom-built.