A surge/metering bin has three components, the storage area, the conveying section, and a support structure. The storage area is sized to handle a certain volume of product and sits directly above the conveyor section. The conveyor can be a chain or screw moving product from the storage area to a discharge with a constant mass and volume. A support structure is required as the surge/metering bin is typically feeding a down-stream piece of equipment.

The surge/metering bin discharges product at a specified rate of flow into a feeder which introduces product into a high-pressure system. High-pressure systems work best when product is fed into the system at a constant flow rate.

Surge bins vary in size and metering capacity. Placed in front of a high-pressure system, they allow the high-pressure system to operate at higher capacity. If a valve is included in a high-pressure system, the surge bin allows the valve to operate without handling the product while the valve is changing ports.


LDX-produkter och lösningar för en Renare värld

För en renare värld

Lita på LDX Solutions för att hålla dina föroreningskontroll och pneumatiska transportsystem igång med maximal effektivitet. Vi servar alla OEM-system med våra "bästa i branschen" eftermarknadsdelar och service.