Handling loose materials

United Kingdom, 1960

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The handling of granular or powdered materials in the loose state. The first part describes some mechanical techniques, including conventional closed circuit conveyor; bucket elevator; “zipper” conveyor; self-discharging barge handling grain with a combination of equipment. The second part describes some pneumatic techniques, including principles of pressurised transfer and fluidisation etc.

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Unilever Films

Marcus Cooper


Sydney Latter



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