The design of your feed system is dependent on the product formulation. The formulation’s viscosity, particle size, shear sensitivity and the particular carrier medium being used will all influence the feed set-up. In consultation with you, GoldPeg establish the best set up for your product.
The Auger Feed Hopper, designed by Gold Peg is supplied as part of a full food processing line. It is designed for medium to high viscous products (which do not flow) to provide constant feed to the downstream RotaTherm® cooker. This cleverly designed hopper has the following benefits:
|Auger Feed Hopper Feed equipment (Lo-Res 746k)|
|Auger Feed Hopper Feed equipment (Hi-Res 2.04mb)|
The Gold Peg™ Paddle Mixer is designed for low to medium viscous products, with or without particles, which flow. It mixes as well as feeds and particles are kept in motion by the paddles, maintaining an even distribution. The paddles are speed adjustable via a VSD drive.
|Paddle Mixer Feed system - Creamy particulate sauce (Raw 732k)|
|Paddle Mixer Feed system - Chunky vegetable sauce (Raw 208k)|