Video of a Model Demonstrating Cohesive Arching in a Hopper.

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Cohesive Arching

May be aggravated by the air demand of void expansion and lead to ‘Slurping’, a cyclic increase of flow rate as powder ‘rains’ from an increasing size of arch, followed by a sudden collapse of the arch as its span exceeds the ‘critical orifice size’
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