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Author: Deron Seibert

Deron has more than 20 years in the bulk material handling industry and has been with Spiroflow for more than 10 years. He has been instrumental in the execution of many of Spiroflow’s largest and most complex projects.

How Much Does a Structural Drag Chain Conveyor Cost?

February 17, 2017

Structural Drag Chain Conveyor Cost

How much does a structural drag chain conveyor cost? They aren’t inexpensive compared to other mechanical conveyors but they deliver under the most extreme conditions. The exact price depends on your layout and application parameters, but it can be worth it. These conveyors are ‘problem solvers in a pipeline’!

What are the Best Materials for a Cable Drag Conveyor?

February 10, 2017

cable drag conveyor best materials

Cable drag conveyors will gently handle the material fed into it. The key, however, is to make sure the proper material is being used.

Best Cable Drag Conveyor Manufacturers (Reviews/Ratings)

February 9, 2017

Best Cable Drag Conveyor Manufacturers (Reviews/Ratings)

Cable drag conveyor manufacturers are located all over the globe. Which suppliers make the best conveyors?

Best Aero Mechanical Conveyor Manufacturers (Reviews/Ratings)

January 26, 2017

aero mechanical conveyor manufacturers

Aero mechanical conveyor manufacturers are based all over the world. Which suppliers make the best products?

How Much Does a Cable Drag Conveyor Cost?

January 18, 2017

How Much Does a Cable Drag Conveyor Cost?

A cable drag conveyor can be the perfect fit for your process, but how much does cable drag conveyor cost? The price of a tubular drag conveyor varies depending on the selected options, materials, and layout, as well as your desired capacity and conveying rate.

Aero Mechanical Conveyor Material: What Works Best

January 11, 2017

Aero mechanical conveyor material is moved quickly and effiencetly. Choosing the correct material to run is crucial.

Aero mechanical conveyor material is conveyed swiftly and efficiently, but you have to choose the correct type of material. If you’re wondering what material works best inside an aero mechanical conveyor, you’re not alone.

Aero Mechanical Conveyors vs. Pneumatic Vacuum Conveyors

January 9, 2017

Aero Mechanical Conveyors vs. Pneumatic Vacuum Conveyors
Should I use aero mechanical conveyors or pneumatic vacuum conveyors? Which are better? If these are questions you’ve found yourself asking, you’ve come to the right place. We get asked these questions all the time about our various conveyors, and we love to help answer these questions for our clients. Here at Spiroflow, we’ve been in the bulk material handling industry for more than 45 years and we have sold both types of conveyors over the years. Given our experience, we find that aero mechanical conveyors are often a better option in many different types of processes. In this article, I’ll cover how each type of conveyor works, what their similarities are, how they’re [...]

How Much Does an Aero Mechanical Conveyor Cost?

January 3, 2017

Aero Mechanical Conveyor viewed upright and with close up of corner housing
An aero mechanical conveyor is one of the most efficient ways to move material in a plant, but how much do they cost? We get this question all of the time. There’s not a simple answer because it depends on several factors. It depends on the construction materials, layout, and selected options. I’ll describe all of the determining factors for the price and why an aero mechanical conveyor could work for you. What Is An Aero Mechanical Conveyor? An aero mechanical conveyor (AMC) is used to move material from point A to point B at a high rate. The conveyor uses [...]

How Much Does a Tubular Drag Chain Conveyor Cost?

October 26, 2016

Drag Chain Conveyor prices vary depending on how they're designed.
How much does a tubular drag chain conveyor cost? We get that question on a regular basis because we’ve been manufacturing these conveyors for customers around the world for years. It’s a great question too because the cost of this type of conveyor can vary quite widely depending on a number of factors. There isn’t a simple answer about the cost because it depends on your individual situation. The material you’re conveying and the requirements of your particular application impact the price. In this article, we will share all the elements that go into designing a drag chain conveyor so [...]

Cable Drag vs. Drag Chain Conveyors

October 13, 2016

See the chain and disc assembly vs. the cable and disc assembly for drag conveyors
Which drag conveyors are best? Should I go with a tubular chain drag conveyor or a tubular cable drag conveyor? If those questions are on your mind, we can help you out. At Spiroflow, we have more than 45 years of experience in the dry bulk material handling industry and we make both types of drag conveyors. Before we go any further, I want to make a few things clear. This article will only discuss chain drag conveyors that operate within a tube. We consider these heavy duty chain drag conveyors. We talk about chain drag conveyors that operate within a [...]