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How Does a Klean-Wall Heat Exchanger Increase Efficiency?

A Klean Wall heat exchanger is usually operated to increase energy efficiency in process industries by up to 300 percent. Those heat exchangers that are energy inefficient lead to wasted energy more often than not, and which again translates into wasted capital.

Even during tax cuts and regulations going away by the wayside which is awesome for business wasting money is never something to write home about.

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Why is a Sanitary Static Mixer Indispensable to The Food & Beverage Industries?

The sanitary static mixer comes with an all-stainless steel blender and static mixer that are ideal for processing miscible fluids. This is regardless of their viscosity, flow rates, or density.

These mixers are widely used to instantly dilute juice concentrates, colorants, and flavors in processed foods; cutting of tomato paste; or to gently heat up chocolate syrups. These are also known for their low shear characteristics that gently mix fruit with yogurt while also evenly distributing jelly on melted peanut butter.

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A Better Steam Heating Solution for Paper Machines

In the 1990s, Komax developed a revolutionary static mixer for injecting and mixing steam into pulp stock line. To this point, expensive motor driven, peg mixers were used. Unfortunately, those tended to break. This meant two things:

1. The mill needed to shut down or limit activity until maintenance was performed that could get it back up to speed.

2. A great deal of the paper being produced was lower-grade than intended and either couldn’t be sold or was sold at a drastically reduced price.

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Static In-Line Mixing for Laminar Flow Mixing

Laminar flow occurs when a fluid flows in layers that are parallel. There is no disruption causing the layers to combine. When flowing at low velocities, these fluids don’t experience lateral mixing.

Static mixers operate by pumping two streams of fluid through the mixer. The mixer’s blade arrangement changes the flow in ways that mix the two streams. By combining multiple elements, the efficacy of this mixing process improves exponentially.

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Advantages and Drawbacks for Acids in Biofuel Production

Producers of biofuel often choose the acids with which they’re already familiar. Sometimes they choose certain acids for biofuel acid addition because they simply have them on hand. Working with the unfamiliar takes some work and can induce some nerves. Work will go into other fronts – finding lower-cost feedstocks and producing yield most efficiently. Yet when it comes to acids, producers of biofuel sometimes stick with a less than optimal choice.

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Static Mixers For The Biofuel Industry

Rising fuel prices and environmental concerns have made biofuel increasingly popular. As the demand rises, there is an increased need for equipment that can help in the production of high-quality biofuel.

Producing biofuel is more difficult than producing petroleum or diesel. The process is more complex and a greater amount of precision is required.

Komax static mixers and heat exchangers have been tailored for biofuel production. Not only do they help in the consistent mixing of fuel, vegetable oils, and catalyst, but also provide optimal temperature control.

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