Processing Magazine

Screw Feeder for Dry Product Integration

April 2, 2013

Hapman_Screw_FeederHapman’s new screw-style feeder is designed to efficiently measure ingredients, for consistent, reliable delivery into your process. This versatile feeder is available with either volumetric or gravimetric controls. The range of measurement options make this feeder optimal for dry product integration for use in food, chemical or water treatment processing. Featuring an optional integral agitator, the Screw Feeder is engineered to effectively operate as a dry material mixer. The unit can mix and blend multiple dry materials, combine thick wet mixes and break up solid lumps. Using this option for mixing and blending is an ideal way to create a smooth, thorough blend of materials. The feeder’s trough is available in 304 or 316 stainless steel, carbon steel, or special alloy material, and can be customized for specific application needs.