Food Engineering

Vacuum conveying unit

October 1, 2011




The Volkmann VS200-F1 16-in. high vacuum conveying unit conveys capacities up to 500 lbs./hr. Used for granular products, the low-profile unit features an MX 360 vacuum pump capable of vacuum levels as low as 27-in. hg vacuum for lean, dense or plug flow conditions. It features a quick-release QX-style filter, full modular 316L stainless steel construction, 8-in. diameter full-bore body and full-bore discharge valve free from operating parts within the product stream. The unit meets ATEX certification for use in explosion-proof areas.

Volkmann, Inc.; 609-265-0101; www.volkmannusa.com