MU Live Bin Bottoms (Multiple Screw Feeders) are equipped with a modular trough which encloses up to 6 shafted helicoid flight or paddle screws, flanged external, fully protected end bearing assemblies complete with manually adjustable packing gland and shaft seal, a rectangular outlet spout covering the entire width of the unit, bolted end plates, splined shaft couplings for medium-heavy-duty, flanged shaft couplings for heavy-duty version,
Furthermore, MU Live Bin Bottoms are equipped with one gear motor per screw shaft or, depending on the application, with a drive unit driving more screws.
Function of MU Live Bin Bottoms
MU Live Bin Bottoms are used to discharge difficult materials from polygonal hoppers / silos. In particular they are used for the extraction of biological or industrial sludge, paper scrap, wood chippings, sawdust, flour or bran in flour milling.
Performance & Technical Features - Benefits of MU Live Bin Bottoms
Screw diameters: 150mm (6¿) - 600mm (24¿)
Up to six screws in one trough
Open trough length ranging from 1,500mm (5 ft) to 4,000mm (13 ft)
Trough casing and screws are manufactured in carbon steel, stainless steel or SINT® engineering polymer (screws only)
For certain applications screws and trough lining manufactured in SINT® engineering polymers
Medium-heavy-duty or extra-heavy-duty helicoid flight screws or paddle screws
Medium-heavy-duty or extra-heavy-duty trough in modular flanged sections
Vertical outlet spout with rectangular cross section or open trough flush outlet both with integrated drilled flanges according to WAM® standards
Robust cast iron body flanged end bearing assemblies with externally positioned bearing units and manually adjustable packed gland seals