Gericke USA presents the DIW-PE-GZD hygienic, hybrid loss-in-weight tare compensation feeder, which was developed for precise, reproducible powder feeding in sanitary production environments. The DIW-PE-GZD hygienic feeder features a proprietary design with aseptic drives, flexible sleeves, a filtration unit, and twin screws polished up to an Ra <= 0.8 μm to ensure smooth, consistent feeding without risk of deposits or trapping ingredients. When ready for cleaning, the entire feeding system may be easily disassembled, cleaned, inspected and returned to service in minutes.
This tare compensation feeder could be used for manufacturing foods, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and other products where superior hygiene is required. The DIW-PE-GZD gravimetric feeder can be integrated with mixers, extruders, pneumatic conveyors and other process equipment whether in batch, continuous or in combination processes.