The Mitchell Fluid Bed Dryer is based upon the plug flow principal operating just below product fluidising velocity. Drying assisted by agitation of the product bed which not only reduces air velocity but also aids mixing of the bed and control of residence time.
Features of the Mitchell Fluid Bed Dryer:
Inlet air temperatures up to 450c
Bed Depths up to 300mm
Agitated product bed optional
Enhanced heat transfer
Increased energy efficiency
Even product treatment
Mixing on the bed
Low fines carry over
Controlled residence time
Large range of capacities
Integral product cooling available
Applications: Foodstuffs; Pharmaceuticals; Chemicals and Minerals.