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ANCASTER CONVEYING SYSTEMS LTD. 611 ARGYLE ST. N.,CALEDONIA, ONTARIO N3W 1M1

“Alternative Conveying Solutions” TEL (905) 765-2004 FAX: (905) 765-4491

email: sales@ancasterconveying.com

ROTARY VALVE APPLICATION & SELECTION DATA Many important factors determine the proper size, speed, horsepower and design features of your ACS valve. Answers to the questions below are essential to helping us tailor a proven design specifically for your application. Please review this information with your ACS Representative to assure the valve we ship will be a properly engineered and trouble-free component to your system.

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Airlock Unit does not control flow of material. Acts as air seal only

WHAT IS ABOVE ROTARY VALVE ? ‡ ‡ ‡

‡ SILO HOPPER ‡ CYCLONE FILTER RCVR ‡ DRYER SHREDDER ‡ OTHER: PRESSURE ABOVE VALVE IS: ‡ POSITIVE ‡ NEGATIVE “

PSI

BAG HOUSE SCREW MIXER

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ATMOSPHERIC

TEMPERATURE ABOVE VALVE IS: IS THERE A “HEAD” OF MATERIAL ?

H2O F°

‡ YES

Feeder/Airlock Units acts as air seal and controls the flow of material

MATERIAL CHARACTERISTICS

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Hg

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Feeder Unit controls flow of material. No significant pressure differential

‡ NO

NOTES:

COMMON NAME: CHEMICAL FORMULA: BULK DENSITY, AERATED: BULK DENSITY, SETTLED: MAXIMUM PARTICLE SIZE:

LBS./CU.FT. LBS./CU.FT.

PARTICLE TYPE/SHAPE IS: ‡ ‡ PELLET POWDER ‡ ‡ GRANULAR FLAKE ‡ ‡ OTHER CHIP

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LUMP CURL FIBROUS

SPECIAL CHARACTERISTICS ‡ HYGROSCOPIC CORROSIVE-REACTIVE ‡ EXPLOSIVE TOXIC-EMITS FUMES ‡ STICKY-SMEARS HEAT SENSITIVE ‡ FOOD GRADE AERATES - DUSTY ‡ PHARMACEUTICAL TENDS TO PACK OTHER: ‡

ABRASIVENESS:

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EXTREME

MODERAT E

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MILD

IS SAMPLE AVAILABLE ?

WHAT IS BELOW ROTARY VALVE ? ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡

HOPPER BELT TANK OTHER:

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SCREW CHUTE VAC. LINE

PRESSURE BENEATH VALVE IS: ‡ POSITIVE ‡ NEGATIVE PSI Hg TEMPERATURE BENEATH VALVE IS:

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AIR SLIDE MIXER PRES. LINE

FLOW RATE MAXIMUM RATE OF FLOW PER HOURS: S-TONS LBS.

Bshls.

IF VARIABLE FEED RATE REQUIRED: YES MAX. RATE: MIN RATE: ‡

ATMOSPHERI C H2O F°

DUTY CYCLE:

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CONTINUOUS

LOCATION:

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IN-PLANT

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NO

‡ INTERMITTENT

OUT DOORS

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PORTABLE



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