Effect of machine dependence on wall failure property measurements, Jenike versus an annular shear tester
Berry, Rob, Bradley, Michael S.A., Farnish, Richard J. and Angulo Pinzon, O.A. (2008) Effect of machine dependence on wall failure property measurements, Jenike versus an annular shear tester. In: Proceedings of the International Symposium Reliable Flow of Particulate Solids IV (RELPOWFLO IV) (Tromso, Norway 10-12 June, 2008). Telemark University College, Telemark, pp. 344-350. ISBN 9788272062896Full text not available from this repository.
Annular, ring or torsional shear testers are commonly used in bulk solids handling research for the purpose of
powder characterisation or equipment design. This paper reports from a DEFRA sponsored project which aims
to develop an industrial powder flow-ability tester, (based on the annular shear tester) that is economic to buy
and quick and easy to use in trained but unskilled hands.
This paper compares the wall failure loci measured with an annular shear cell with measurements obtained using
the accepted standard wall friction tester, the Jenike shear cell. These wall failure loci have been measured for
several bulk solids which range from fine cohesive powders to free-flowing granular materials, on a stainless
steel 304 2B wall surface.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Additional Information:||This paper was given at the International Symposium Reliable Flow of Particulate Solids IV (RELPOWFLO IV) 10th – 12th June 2008 held in Tromsø, Norway|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||bulk solids handling, Jenike shear cell, shear testers|
|Subjects:||T Technology > T Technology (General)|
T Technology > TS Manufactures
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Engineering|
School of Engineering > Wolfson Centre
|Last Modified:||31 Mar 2011 18:21|
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