News | March 25, 2013

New Ribbon Blenders Ideal For Powders And Raw Materials


Charles Ross & Son Company has introduced the Ross 42B Model Ribbon Blenders, which are used for straightforward blending of powders or other solid raw materials with a bulk density of 35 lbs/cu.ft. or lower. Priced very competitively and with many different sizes always in stock, these blenders are offered with the following standard features:

  • Stainless steel wetted parts polished to 60-grit finish.
  • Solid-shaft double ribbon agitator designed for center discharge.
  • Knife gate discharge valve.
  • One, two or three-piece cover (depending on the size) supplied with neoprene gaskets.
  • Clamps to eliminate dusting and fume migration.
  • Safety limit switches to prevent operation when covers are raised.
  • Stuffing boxes with easily disassembled split housing.
  • Teflon braided packing.
  • 230/460 volt, 60 Hz, three phase TEFC motors.
  • Blender is mounted on supports providing 36” discharge clearance.
  • Available from 1/2 to 1,000 cubic feet working capacity.

Ross also manufactures customizable Ribbon Blenders for product densities above 35 lbs/cu.ft. An extensive range of optional features including pneumatically-operated covers and valve, bag dump station, safety grating, high speed chopper, vacuum/pressure design, heating/cooling jacket, liquid spray bar, load cells and PLC recipe system are offered to accommodate particular processing requirements. 

Source: Charles Ross and Son Company