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granulate

(grăn′yə-lāt′)
v. granu·lated, granu·lating, granu·lates
v.tr.
1. To form into grains or granules.
2. To make rough and grainy.
v.intr.
To become granular or grainy.

gran′u·la′tive adj.
gran′u·la′tor n.
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From here the mensural moisture of granulate can be expressed [u.
Goal of these studies was on the base of obtained experimental measurements and defined input and output parameters of drying to express dependency of moisture of ceramic granulate (u2) on moisture of output drying gas (Y2).
Sprinkle drying kiln ceramic granulate drying characteristic and experimental measurements of the drying process parameters.
Through-put ranges from 35 lb/hr to giant units, which can granulate over 8800 lb/hr.
Cutting-chamber design is said to allow air cooling of hot granulate for fast throughput without gumming or clogging, and to ensure operating noise levels below 80 dbA for most applications.
Feed-roll granulators can granulate all types of film and thin sheet.
Throughput ranges from 20 to 35 lb/hr to giant units which can granulate over 8800 lb/hr.
The GMI beside-the-press series is designed to reduce sprues, runners, and rejected parts to clean uniform granulate.