Screw Feeders
Design, Selection and Application

AJAX Equipment

Milton Works, Mule Street, Bolton, UK, BL2 2AR
Tel: (0)1204 386723      Fax: (0)1204 363706


Lyn Bates

Price 49.95 GBP per copy, plus postage and package

Telephone, Fax or Email AJAX to Order a Copy

C o n t e n t s

  1. Introduction

    • Screw Applications
    • Properties of Bulk Solids

  2. Classes of Screw Equipment

  3. Screw Feeder Types

    • Collecting Feeders
    • Conveyor Feeders
    • Bin Discharge Feeders
    • Metering Feeders, Volumetric & Gravimetric

  4. Screw Construction

    • Mechanics of Screws
    • Screw forms
    • Surface Finish

  5. Interfacing Screw Feeders with Hoppers

    • Flow Patterns in Hoppers
    • Feed Hopper Geometry
    • Extraction patterns
    • Screw Geometry

  6. Selection Criteria

  7. Form of equipment

    • Hazards and Limitations
    • Capacity
    • Power

  8. Special Forms of Screw Feeders

    • Non Standard Types
    • Features and Accessories

  9. Case Studies

  10. Bibliography

  11. Definitions
See Also User Guide to Segregation

Home Page of the AJAX Equipment Website
An Introduction to AJAX Equipment
A list of Products and Services Supplied by AJAX
Powder Testing Equipment and Techniques
Technical Publications on Many Aspects of Bulk Solids Handling.
AJAX Sales Literature in Electronic Format