National Bulk Equipment, Inc.


Bulk Material Mixers and Blenders

Bulk Material Mixers: In-Use Advantages

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NBE material mixers and blenders provide dry bulk material processing operations a full line of mixer and blender styles, from pilot-scale batch mixers to high-volume, continuous-duty, in-line blenders. NBE dry material mixers are designed to deliver thorough, contaminant-free mixes in just minutes, without damage to even the most fragile material. NBE mixers and blenders can be engineered with automated control systems, improving the operating efficiency of a stand-alone pilot batch mixer, or a fully-automate, integrated, production blender. NBE mixers and blenders are available in heavy-gauge carbon steel, or stainless steel construction.

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Bulk Material Mixers: Features & Integration Guide

Vertical Ribbon Blenders:
NBE vertical ribbon dry bulk material blenders are designed to quickly and thoroughly blend powders and other dry solids. The unique design contains a continuous helical mixing ribbon, bottom-mounted drive package, and a clean-sweep bottom blade to ensure a homogeneously mixed, contamination-free, and completely discharged batch. The readily removable top cover and mixing ribbon assembly make this design the easiest cleaning ribbon blender on the market.

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Vertical Ribbon Blenders

Blenders are designed to quickly and thoroughly blend powders and other dry solids. The unique NBE design contains a continuous helical mixing ribbon, bottom-mounted drive package, and clean-sweep bottom blade to guarantee a homogeneous, contaminate free, and completely discharged batch. The readily removable top cover and mixing ribbon assembly render this design the easiest cleaning ribbon blender on the market.

Vertical Ribbon Blender

Model

 

Batch Capacity
(cubic feet)

 

Drum
Diameter

 

Base
Dimension

 

Drum
Height

 

Motor

 

45-002
Stainless

 

2

 

24"

 

26" x 23"

 

44.5"

 

2 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

45-350

 

10

 

48"

 

44" x 44"

 

50"

 

5 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

45-550

 

20

 

48"

 

44" x 44"

 

62"

 

7.5 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

45-750

 

30

 

48"

 

44" x 44"

 

72"

 

10 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

45-1000

 

40

 

48"

 

44" x 44"

 

83"

 

15 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

45-1500

 

60

 

48"

 

44" x 44"

 

104"

 

20 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

45-551
top drive

 

15

 

48"

 

44" x 44"

 

60"

 

5 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

Vertical Auger Quik Mixers:
NBE Quik Mixes vertical auger mixers are designed to economically mix pellets or granules. Constructed with a top-loading drum, a vertical mixing auger, and an auger-top material dispersing paddle, NBE Quik Mix mixers ensure an even and complete material blend. The NBE Quik Mix design allows for fast, tool-less cleaning between material or color changes.  The vertical mix auger and tube are completely removable for cleaning of the drum and components.

> Vertical Auger Quik Mixers

Vertical Auger Quik Mixers

Quik Mixers are top-loading and designed to economically mix pellets or granules using its vertical mixing auger and dispersing paddle. The easy-clean design has made the Quik Mix a proven performer for dry material mixing and color blending. For capacities ranging from 350 to 3400 lbs, thorough cleaning between batches has never been more simple with the completely removable mix auger and tube. No Tools Required! For capacities above 3400lbs. a large access door and optional split tube auger design provides the capability for between-batch cleaning.

Whirlwind Mixer

Vertical Auger Quik Mixers Features

Vertical Auger Quik Mixers Cleanout

Jumbo Quik Mix Models

Model

 

Batch Capacity
(pounds)

 

Drum
Diameter

 

Drum
Height

 

Motor

 

26-550

 

7,500

 

88"

 

154.5"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

26-600

 

10,000

 

88"

 

174"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

26-700

 

15,000

 

88"

 

210"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

26-900

 

20,000

 

88"

 

246.5"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

26-1000

 

25,000

 

88"

 

273"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 


Quik Mix Models

Model

 

Batch Capacity
(pounds)

 

Max. Capacity
(cubic feet)

 

Drum
Diameter

 

Drum
Height

 

Motor

 

26-051

 

350

 

10.0

 

48"

 

38"

 

3/4 HP, 115V,
Single Phase

 

26-101

 

850

 

24.3

 

48"

 

51"

 

3/4 HP, 115V,
Single Phase

 

26-201

 

1,100

 

31.5

 

48"

 

58"

 

3/4 HP, 115V,
Single Phase

 

26-301

 

1,540

 

44.0

 

48"

 

70"

 

1 HP, 115V,
Single Phase

 

26-401

 

2,835

 

81.0

 

60"

 

86"

 

1 HP, 115V,
Single Phase

 

26-501

 

3,423

 

97.8

 

60"

 

96"

 

2 HP, 460V,
Three Phase

 

Whirlwind High-capacity Vertical Auger Mixers:
The NBE Whirlwind mixers are specially constructed for high-volume, in-line, continuous mixing applications. NBE Whirlwind mixers ensure a complete, thorough mix in just minutes for batches ranging from 1,000 to 50,000 lbs. Whirlwind mixers can be engineered with fully-automated control systems for complete in-line integration. NBE Whirlwind mixers are base-loaded and designed to mix a variety of pellets, granules, and powders.

> Whirlwind High-capacity Vertical Auger Mixers

Whirlwind High-capacity Vertical Auger Mixers

Whirlwind Mixers are base-loaded and designed to economically mix a variety of pellets or granules using its vertical mixing auger and dispersing paddle. Material is loaded into the mixer through the 90° rotating infeed hopper at the base of the mixer and discharged through a spout with a slide gate shut-off.

Whirlwind Mixer

Whirlwind HIgh Capacity Vertical Auger Mixing Sequence

Whirlwind Mixers

Model

 

Usable Capacity
(cubic feet)

 

Maximum Capacity
(cubic feet)

 

Overall
Height

 

Base
Diameter

 

Motor

 

40-100

 

27.73

 

30.89

 

98.25"

 

39.87"

 

3 HP, 460V,
Three Phase

 

40-200

 

39.11

 

45.28

 

95.75"

 

52.43"

 

5 HP, 460V,
Three Phase

 

40-300

 

66.83

 

76.82

 

109.68"

 

61.75"

 

7-1/2 HP, 460V,
Three Phase

 

40-400

 

102.37

 

114.26

 

131.68"

 

61.75"

 

7-1/2 HP, 460V,
Three Phase

 

40-500

 

122.44

 

136.34

 

131.75"

 

70.35"

 

7-1/2 HP, 460V,
Three Phase

 

Above models complete with three phase motor, start/stop control, and 60 minute timer.


Jumbo Whirlwind Mixers

Model

 

Useable Capacity
(pounds)

 

Drum
Diameter

 

Drum
Height

 

Motor

 

40-600

 

7,500

 

88"

 

154.5"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

40-700

 

10,000

 

88"

 

174"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

40-800

 

15,000

 

88"

 

210"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

40-900

 

20,000

 

88"

 

246.5"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase

 

40-1000

 

25,000

 

88"

 

273"

 

25 HP, 460V
Three Phase