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03-26-2015, 05:13 AM
A small pellet mill is actually means the flat die pellet mill which are common on the market. It has simple structure which mainly contains a flat die and a compression roller. The small pellet mill enables you to make pellets or feed granules with your own material. The unit can be used for the granulation of sawdust, straw, biomass, paper, etc. for fuel or for the granulation of feed and fodder mixtures.

The basic working principle of flat die pellet mill (http://www.woodpelletmillchina.com/pro/biomass_pellet_mill.html) is that the materials being compressed between the roller and die, then pass through the hole of the die, the cylinder shape pellets are formed under the strong friction force. While the flat die pellet mill can only be used for small production ability. For large scale commercial production, ring die pellet mill is more perfect. Due to the high production efficiency and production cost, ring die pellet mill can not used for home use.

Maintaining of Small Pellet Mill:

1. Before the mill begins to work, you can grand the die with the mixture of bran and oil. And the clearance between the template and pinch roller should be 0.1-0.3mm. Then, you should clean the bearing every 2-5 days and fill it up with grease that resist to high temperature.

2. You should clean the die and rollers carefully. When you feed the machine with raw materials, there may have some hard impurities got stuck and if you don’t clean them out, it will be very harmful to the working station of the machine.

3. You also have to know that all the maintenances thing must be done in the state of blackout. And the machine should be placed suitable and stable, because it is not good to the mill if you move it constantly.

4. You may not forget the bearings. The bearings will be working in a high temperature and high press, so maintain the bearings is very important.

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