OBJECT: Evenly mix combinaton of various colored textile printing pastes with clear gum base for reproducible results from top to bottom of 50 gallon drum.

The following mixing procedure must be repeated 80 times per shift.

a) Lower mixer to correct height and mix up-mode.
b) Switch to down-mode to sweep bottom clean.
c) Resume final up-mode for complete mixing.
d) Remove and clean mixer for next color.

Above process is labor intensive and operators constantly vary procedure giving inconsistent results.

RESULT: Mixing procedure is programmed by color kitchen supervisor. Exact reproducibility batch after batch top to bottom obtained. Major labor savings also attained.
AB MIXER: Model T-2 with ARDEMATIC Mix Station.
EQUIPMENT REPLACED: Two laborers per shift saved. Mix Station payback 4 months on two shift basis.

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