Thomas Conveyor and Equipment manufactures Reverse Pulse Jet Silo Bin Vent Dust Collectors Separators, with Explosion Proof Venting, when required.
Thomas Conveyor and Equipment provides top quality custom designed bin vent dust collectors for pneumatic conveying sugar, carbon black, starch, dextrose, wheat flour, semolina, silos, and tortilla industries. Our equipment is designed and fabricated in the U.S.A. for your specific needs. Our staff has decades of design and onsite experience to provide the correct dust collector the first time.
Products Handled: • flour • sugar • starch • gluten • salt • dextrose • meal • tortilla • semolina • lime • limestone • calcium carbonate, hydrated • soda ash • activated carbon black Materials of Construction: Most dust collectors are made of mild steel and primed and painted with epoxy paint. We also provide numerous collectors for the food industry and can finish the exterior and interior with Sherwin Williams FDA Marine paint. We also fabricate bag houses out of 304l stainless steel with a variety of weld finishes to suit your application. Safety cages are welded into the bottom flange of the collector to guard against bag cages falling into process. Specifications: We supply side bag, top bag, and walk in plenum designs. OSHA safety ladders with cages and work platforms are standard options. Filter bags: Your design standardizes on 6" diameter spun bond polyester bags cut to length. Steel wire cages are provided with worm gear clamps to install and remove bags. Specialty bags include Gore-Tex, Tetratex, PTFE coated 16oz polyester. High temperature bags of Nomex and fiberglass are available. Timer controls: Timer boxes are provided and typically mounted and pneumatically plumbed before shipment. We use Dwyer model dct-500 or dct-1000 timer boards for either 110v ac or 24vdc control wiring. Solenoids: Goyan solenoids are mounted on the timer boxes and exhaust outside the control panel. Compressed air: We provide a compressed air header mounted for an adequate reservoir supply of cleaning compressed air. Diaphragm valves: Goyan RCA-20T diaphragm valves are pre-plumbed and mounted with SCH 40 pipe with pipe unions for easy maintenance. Explosion panels: Explosion panels from FIKE can be designed into your collector and be vented through exterior walls.