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  • Bridge Breaker® Flow Aid

    Even in today’s age of highly automated process industries, one of the biggest problems encountered is the removal of bulk solids from storage bins or hoppers. The inability to achieve a consistent flow of material from a storage bin at desired discharge rates is most likely due to the bridging of the material within the bin.

    Bridging, or arch effect, is usually due to any one or a combination of three prime factors – the physical characteristics of a given material, bin size and/or configuration, and environmental effects.

    The Thayer Bridge Breaker flow aid is designed to overcome these factors and assure reliable discharging of materials which have a tendency to bridge, cake, flush or otherwise obstruct free and consistent flow.

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