DESIGN AND FABRICATION OF A MULTI-PURPOSE HOMOGENIZER

Ajibola O.O, Alamuoye O.F, Omoyeni D.O., Adebayo A.O., Borisade S.G., Olotu V., Adetoye O., Adebanji S.

Abstract

The homogenizer is vital equipment in numerous production sectors such as in food processing, animal feed processing, chemical and pharmaceutical industries, waste recycling and mineral and allied industries. In this work, a multi-purpose homogenizer suitable for the mixing of different materials (animal and fish feeds, coal fuel, foundry sand etc) was designed; fabricated and the performance of the machine evaluated. The cost is about #205,000.00.

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Keywords: Fabrication, Multi-purpose Homogenizer, Mineral, Animal Feed Processing, Mixing Homogeneity, Liquids Influence, Foundry Sand Mixers

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