1. Rubbery chips, 1/16″ thick x 1/8-1/4″ x 1/4-1/2″.
2. Clear rubber pellets: 1/16″ diameter, 1/4″ long.
PROBLEM: Grind chips and pellets in solvent to provide fast dissolving.
RESULT: Dicon pumped and recirculated both products.
AB MIXER: Model 6 x 3, toothed impeller/liner, 10 HP, 1800 RPM, 1/4″ grid. In recirculation loop to process vessel.
BENEFITS: Dissolving speeded. Dissolving time of 4 hours reduced to 1 hour. No gel specks in finished liquid resin.
EQUIPMENT REPLACED: Propeller mixer.