The ribbon blender consists of a U-shaped
horizontal trough mounted on leg supports and containing a rotating
agitator. The agitator shaft is powered by a drive and mounted with spokes
that support outer and inner helical blades called ribbons. Inlet is at the
trough`s top and the discharge is at the bottom center.
Additional features could be provided for :
- Chopper blades - 2 Nos., moving at cutting speed, are provided at
diagonally opposite sides to break lumps coarse particle of the mixture.
- Liquid spraying nozzles with dozing system.
- Nitrogen (N2) blanketing
- Pneumatically operated bottom valve.
- The unit can be provided on load cells, to weight the mass accurately
Jacket for heating / cooling.