Sanitary Grade Drum Mixer
Available from DRUM-MATES, Inc.
DRUM-MATES, DM-55RAS Series, high efficiency, rim mount sanitary mixers are designed for use in open tanks and drums for blending foods, beverages, pharmaceuticals and other sanitary compounds. They are versatile for use in a wide range of sanitary liquid types, thicknesses and batching applications. This mixer design is great for “ad-mix batching” where ingredients need to be constantly added during a production batch mixing cycle. These mixers fit most containers with up to 1” rim thickness. The pneumatic drives come in a choice of ¾ Hp, or 1.5 Hp horsepower, typically operating between approximately 100-800 or more RPM depending on the stirring agitation intensity, solution thickness, shear or frothing sensitivity and other variables. When supplied with the DM-55SSM folding impeller bung entry mixer shaft, the mixer assembly can also be used in tight-head (bunged) drums or tanks with fill-ports. A variety of mixer impellers styles and sizes are available on request and supplied separately. Impeller styles include, Hi-shear-high-pumping, and low-shear action disc impellers (for eddy current stirring), Hydrofoil impellers, mixing propellers, PVC coated mixing propellers (excellent for acids), and pure PTFE mixers (all wetted parts) with adjustable turbine impellers. A variety of mixer accessories are offered including the DM-55MRT Mixer Rinse and Storage Tube, permitting rapid mixer cleaning after each batch operation.