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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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Rapid Granulator is available in the UK through PL Machinery Services.
Make a simple ROI calculation and you will see how quickly a granulator will pay for itself (Fig.
Upon completion of the acquisition, Rapid Granulator will be consolidated in the company's division Environmental Technology, a part of the business area Systems Solution.
This latest model completes the G-Max granulator series, which now consists of G-Max 12, G-Max 23 as the latest development, and G-Max 33.
The operator can walk away as the shredder continuously processes the material to a comfortable particle size for the granulator, which will further size-reduce to the desired level.
Small and midsize granulators will typically use across-the-line starters, which will draw maximum amps when the motor is starting up.
The minus 3/4-inch chips are then granulated to minus 1/4 inches in size in Fine Granulator No.
A new granulator installed at a plastic caps and closures manufacturer could achieve energy savings of between 10 and 20 percent, thanks to the use of a system in conjunction with the equipment.
Large and medium tangential series granulators suitable for bottles and other bulky shapes.
SB Series Granulators can also be used for secondary size reduction of pre-shredded plastics.
There is incredible demand for high quality and very competitively priced granulators, pulverisers and shredders in the market, so we anticipate that the stand will be very popular with plastics manufacturers that want to check the kit out for themselves," explained Day.