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Mixing and Kneading

  • Frank HändleEmail author
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Abstract

The principles and differences between mixing and kneading with regard to the extrudability of the ceramic body are outlined as well as the most relevant terms like dispersion, micro- and macro-mixing. Mixing or kneading ahead of extrusion and following crushing and dosing is a complex process consisting of various elements like continuous or discontinuous process systems which can be arranged in different configurations to achieve the specific requirements for an optimal extrusion.

Keywords

Mixing Kneading Shearing Macro-/micro-mixing Dispersion Buffer systems 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.frank händle transferMühlackerGermany

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