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Vibrating Fluid Bed Dryers Are Well Suited

Update:20-12-2019
Summary:

Like conventional fluid bed dryers, vibrating fluid bed […]

Like conventional fluid bed dryers, vibrating fluid bed dryers function by passing a process gas directly through a bed of solids via a perforated plate or another type of fluidizing media. Vibration is added to aid in fluidization of more difficult materials.

 

Vibrating fluid bed dryers are well suited for:

 

Material that has a wide particle size distribution - fluid bed dryer vibration will help to discharge oversize particles that will not fluidize.

 

Sluggish or sticky materials.

 

Temperature sensitive materials - a sub-fluidized condition can be created to produce plug flow and eliminate burning or discoloration of individual particles.

 

Fragile materials - low amplitude fluid bed dryer vibration and reduced fluidizing velocity create a gentle bed, which causes less degradation than conventional fluid bed dryers or other mechanical dryers.

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