Premier Pneumatics P-Series Vacuum Receivers: Newly Enhanced Custom Solution for Sanitary Food Ingredient Handling

Salina, Kansas USA (September 16, 2008) – The newly redesigned Premier Pneumatics P-Series central receivers are designed to handle powders, poor flowing powders, and fragile materials, providing a custom solution for difficult conveying applications. The modularity of the P-Series has recently been enhanced with the introduction of extension modules to increase the receiving volume of bulk materials. The new design also allows ease of disassembly and cleaning, offers a new sealing and earthing feature, and is more user-friendly. The design meets cGMP sanitary requirements, with all components constructed of stainless steel (DIN 1.4404, AISI 316). Units are available in electro-polish and Pharma 2 finish.

Other design features include:

• Reverse jet polyester cartridge filters
• Tri clover quick release fittings and band clamps for quick disassembly
• Food grade gaskets
• Steep cone angles to ensure excellent discharge

The sanitary design of the Premier Pneumatics P-Series is ideal for applications in the food and pharmaceutical industries. The P-Series is available in three models including: the P10 (10 liter capacity), can convey up to 600 kg/h (1320 lb/h); the P30 (30 liter capacity), can convey up to 1800 kg/h (3960 lb/h); the P100 (100 liter capacity) can convey up to 4000 kg/h (8800 lb/h).

About K-Tron: K-Tron is a global leader in the gravimetric feeder market and a single-source supplier for feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineering solutions. K-Tron has defined the leading edge of technology for material handling applications in the process industries. The K-Tron Process Group designs, produces, sells and supports its equipment for all process industries under the brand names K-Tron Feeders and Premier Pneumatics. For more information, email info@ktron.com or www.ktronprocessgroup.com.