• Publication Date: 03/01/2019
  • Author(s):
    Hilbert, Jack D.
  • Organization(s):
    Hatch
  • Article Type: Pneumatic Points To Ponder
  • Subjects: Pneumatic conveying
Columnist Jack Hilbert discusses the effects of temperature and moisture on pneumatic conveying system design, equipment selection, and operation.

If you wonder whether or not material properties factor into pneumatic conveying, the answer is a resounding — and emphatic — yes, Jack says. Some of the system and material properties that need to be considered include temperature, moisture, explosibility, chemical reactivity, and toxicity. In Part I of this two-part column, Jack discusses temperature and moisture.

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