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Discharge chute of the belt dryer

Level measurement in the discharge chute of the belt dryer

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement
Measuring point:
Measuring range up to:
3 m
Coarse pigment
Process temperature:
-40 ... +50 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Large amounts of dust, extreme buildup


The final, still wet pigment cake is heated on a belt dryer. At the end of the belt dryer, the dried coarse pigment powder is discharged into a silo ready for final milling and grinding into a fine powder. The feed through the belt dryer is controlled both by the flow through the chute and level in the silo.

Your benefit

Reliable measurement despite heavy soiling
Cost effective
Maintenance-free operation thanks to non-contact instrumentation
User friendly
Secure operation under all operating conditions

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Level and pressure instrumentation for the chemical industry