Food Engineering

Air knives

November 1, 2011




Powered by energy-efficient regenerative blowers, Spraying Systems WindJet air knife drying packages eliminate the need for compressed air in a range of operations including debris and dust blow-off, removal of excess water and moving products. Available in lengths from 6 to 36 in. and with .040- and .060-in. air slot sizes, the knives feature a 1/8-in. leading edge along their length to direct a controlled air stream. Regenerative blower assemblies are available from 5.5 to 30hp. The air knife drying packages include a pressure relief valve, pressure gauge, air inlet filter, filter monitoring gauge, vibration dampener, fittings and mounting adapter.

Spraying Systems Co.; 630-665-5000; www.spray.com