Humidity measurement of wood flour

Client:

Manufacturer of wood pellets (Germany)

Product:

Wood flour

Material humidity:  

8 - 12 %

Conveyor mechanism:

Screw conveyor

Installation location:

in screw conveyor

What measuring process was used previously:

with another online humidity measurement, production could not be moved completely because the humidity measurement was inaccurate

According to the client, the M-Sens system offers the following advantages over the formerly used methods:

  • very high accuracy
  • better utilization of production capacity
  • more cost-effective than optical measuring procedures

Client benefits:

  • optimum setting of the oven (if material to damp the silo has to be empty shovelled;  if material to dry the material loses of condensing)