Capable of multiple functions, each Littleford Ploughshare dryer is customized to meet the specific needs of the user's application, including drying, mixing, agglomerating and densifying. This equipment gives the user complete analytical control over the operation, eliminating guesswork in preparing the product. All of this equates to higher product quality, higher efficiency, greater consistency and cost savings. The high efficiency of this dryer can be attributed to its unique capability of mechanically fluidizing the materials while drying under vacuum. This completely closed system is configured with an external heating jacket that can be designed for hot water, steam or oil. The mixing action constantly brings particles in contact with the heated walls of the dryer and other heated particles.
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