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Aggregates, Washing and Classifying

Avoid doing these 7 things to keep your Attrition Mill running efficiently
By Megan Riner on June 12, 2019

Attrition Mills are used to remove surface contaminants like coatings and stains from sand-size fractions, with the goal being to increase durability and improve sand equivalency....

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Aggregates, Washing and Classifying

How Excessive Speed Can Compromise A Sand Screw's Operation
By Megan Riner on May 16, 2019

We all want to produce as much sand as possible, so it’s common to want to push the boundaries of what your Sand Screw is capable of handling.

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Aggregates, Washing and Classifying

Five Factors You Should Consider Before Sizing A Fine Material Washer
By Megan Riner on February 7, 2019

You’ve decided on a Fine Material Washer for washing your fine aggregate — now what? Here are four factors you should consider before sizing a Fine Material Washer.

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Aggregates, Washing and Classifying

11 Maintenance Tips For Your Coarse Material Washer
By Megan Riner on January 23, 2019

Coarse Material Washers are designed to remove soluble clays and dust coatings from aggregate (3/8” to 2-1/2”) feeds. Since removing these deleterious materials is important for creating...

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Aggregates, Washing and Classifying

Keeping Your Sol-Clay Washer running like new
By Megan Riner on January 4, 2019

Sol-Clay Washers are ideal for scrubbing water soluble clay from aggregate material. With intermeshing corrugated paddles that run the length of each shaft, Sol-Clay Washers fall between...

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Classifying With Your Fine Material Washer
By Megan Riner on November 30, 2018

Besides washing and dewatering, one of the three main functions of a Fine Material Washer is classification. Classification is accomplished by adjusting the height of the three overflow...

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Aggregates, Washing and Classifying

How Mark VI Can Improve the Efficiency of Your Operation
By Megan Riner on November 14, 2018

Gone are the days when plant operators were required to physically turn knobs to keep their products in-spec. Now, computerized control systems, such as Eagle Iron Works Mark VI, handle...

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What Can Your Classifying Tank Do For You?
By Megan Riner on October 24, 2018

Water Scalping-Classifying Tanks can help aggregate producers create a reliably consistent in-spec product by removing excess sand particles. They are designed to provide three functions:

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What You Can Learn at EIW’s Sand Service School
By Megan Riner on October 10, 2018

It’s time again for Eagle Iron Works’ annual Sand Service School, and registrations are being accepted for these upcoming fall and winter sessions. If you’ve ever wanted to learn more...

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Improving Your Efficiency with Coarse Material Washers
By Megan Riner on September 26, 2018

We always want to do more with what we have, as improving our efficiency allows us to be more productive. When it comes to washing sand and gravel products, improving efficiency and...

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