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This Month’s Focus: Feeders

Versatile solutions with vibratory feeders

Vibratory feeders have been used for decades to handle a broad range of materials, and the units have continued to evolve. This article covers some of those advancements.

Suppliers’ Tips

How do I evaluate my feeder’s performance over time?

General Features

Milling Mentor: Fluidized-bed jet milling: It’s not just for size reduction anymore

Columnists Gregg Shemanski and Becky Shemanski briefly describe the fluidized-bed jet mill and the variety of applications it can handle.

Tribute to Paul Solt: Friend, Teacher, Icon

This article is in memory of pneumatic conveying expert Paul Solt, a regular PBE columnist who passed away in 2019. The article provides a brief look at his contributions to the industry and the people in it. The article also includes a repeat of Paul’s very first “Pneumatic points to ponder…” column, which appeared in the March 1989 edition of PBE.

2014-2019 Index to articles

This index lists application and technical articles published in PBE from 2014 through 2019. Articles are listed by subject and include title, issue, and page number.

January Content

Inline technology for mixing monitoring

Blend quality and optimal cycle time

Issue Focuses

January: Mixing & Blending

February: Screening & Classifying

March: Pneumatic Conveying

April: Drying

May: Bagging & Packaging

June: Size Reduction

July: Mechanical Conveying

August: Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource

September: Weighing & Batching

October: Dust Collection

November: Storage; and the Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market

December: Feeders

The Basics

Read this short version of our article guidelines – all the basic information you need to know before submitting a technical or application article to PBE.

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Technical Articles

Write a technical article and win respect for your company’s expertise. PBE’s technical articles are authored by technical professionals for technical professionals. They can be long or short, but whatever the format, they present objective information about how to improve bulk solids processing or handling. Learn more about what we look for, sample topics, how to submit an article, and how we can help you write it.

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Application Articles

Equipment and service providers, share your success story with PBE readers. Case Histories and New Installation articles, Test Center and Custom Processor articles, and Engineering Solution articles all show how your company successfully worked with a customer. Find out what we need to get such a story underway.

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Plant Tour Articles

Readers, are you proud of your plant? Help us take PBE readers on a tour showing off your facility and its bulk solids processing and handling operations and equipment. Read this guide to find out what we need to feature your company in a Plant Tour article.

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Other Opportunities for Editorial Coverage

See your company highlighted on PBE’s cover and editorial pages. PBE is proud to feature bulk solids processing and handling equipment and service companies that serve our readers. Discover the many ways your company can gain free coverage in the magazine.

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2019
Focus
Special Sections
January
Mixing & Blending
Bulk Bags & Equipment
February
Screening & Classifying
Explosion Protection
March*
Pneumatic Conveying
Bin Level Indicators
April
Drying
Bin Dischargers
May
Bagging & Packaging
Rotary Airlocks
June
Size Reduction
1. Monitors
2. Air Pollution Control (APC)
July*
Mechanical Conveying
1. Filter Media
2. Vacuum Cleaning     Equipment
August
Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource
September
Weighing & Batching
Flow Aids
October
Dust Collection
Valves
November*
Storage
Crushers
Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market
December
Feeders
1. Contamination Detectors &     Separators
2. Air Pollution Control (APC)
*Nanotechnology Issue

Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market