screw elevator


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screw el·e·va·tor

a dental instrument with a threaded extremity used for extracting the root of a broken tooth.

screw el·e·va·tor

(skrū elĕ-vā-tŏr)
Dental instrument with a threaded extremity used to extract a broken tooth root.
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The Guttridge Bulkflo is a large capacity mobile loading hopper with an integral screw elevator. It is ideal for handling pellets, flakes, powders, granules and any other free flowing materials.
The company's established Easyflo mobile screw elevator forms the basis for the new Big Bag Discharger, creating a unique combination of features.
In addition, they also supplied a mating screw elevator also on a wheeled frame.
On the stand visitors they will be able the brand new Easyflo LC, which is a low cost version of their popular mobile screw elevator with integral loading, also their Bulkflo including large capacity mobile hopper, their Multiflo screw conveyor from the standard range and their Sieveflo, which is a three-in one hopper loader with integral check sieve and elevator.
With the option of screw elevator, this offers a cost-effective means of handling bagged ingredients.