Eight tips for improving your conveyor dryer’s operating efficiency
Follow the tips outlined in this article to reduce common conveyor dryer problems and improve your dryer’s efficiency.
A conveyor dryer uses heated airflow to transfer heat directly to wet materials, thus drying them by convection. This makes the dryer one of the largest energy consumers in a plant. Surprisingly, many conveyor dryers operate as much as 30 percent below their potential efficiency. Even in a small production line, this is a major source of lost revenue.