Weighfeeder Selection Guide

Siemens Siemens Low Capacity MLC Siemens Modular Basix MBS Siemens Medium Duty MUS Siemens Compact MCS Siemens Compact MCS
SITRANS WW100 SITRANS WW200 SITRANS WW300
Retired effective 9/1/2016
SITRANS WW310
Retired effective 9/1/2016
SITRANS WW500
Description High accuracy, low capacity weighfeeder used for minor ingredient additives Low-to-medium-capacity weighfeeder used for minor ingredient additivies Medium-to-high-capacity weighfeeder used for macro ingredient additives Heavy duty high-capacity apron weighfeeder used for extremely harsh applications
Typical Applications Control and monitor feed rates and blending in bulk chemicals, tobacco, food, and water treatment Control and monitor feed rates and blending of minerals or powdered additives into a process Industrial and process applications in feeding, blending or ratioing in gypsum manufacuring Industrial applications in mining, cement, chemical processing, pulp an paper and other heavy duty industries Industrial applications in steel, cement, and other heavy duty industries
Capacity 45kg/h to 18 t/h
(100 lbs/h to 20 STPH)
45 kg/h to 100 t/h
(100 lbs/h to 110 STPH)
4.5 to 800 t/h
(5 to 880 STPH)
4.5 to 270 t/h
(5 to 300 STPH)
10 to 2000 t/h
(11 to 2200 STPH)
Belt Width ??? 12" to 48" 18" to 72" 18" to 48" ???
Inlet to Discharge 33" 52" 63" 63" ---
Motor Size 0.125 HP or 0.32 HP 0.25 HP or larger 0.5 HP or larger
Belt Speed 0.005 to 0.36 m/s
(1 to 70 fpm)
0.01 to 0.25 m/s
2 to 50 fpm (pan speed)
Pully Diameter 4" 6" 8" to 20" 8" to 12" ---
Accuracy ±0.25 to 0.5% ±0.5% or better ±2% or better
Sensing Element Long length platform weigh bridge, single load bridge Platform weigh bridge, Dual load cells Single idler scale, Dual load cells
Construction Mild steel or stainless steel Mild steel with stainless steel Mild steel
Duty Light Light to medium Heavy Heavy Heavy
Approvals CE, C-TICK, stainless steel options meet USDA and FDA requirements for food processing Stainless steel options meet USDA and FDA requirements for food processing For use in hazardous rated areas consult factory For use in hazardous rated areas, consult with factory (Note that only electrical components are rated and entire weighfeeder is not)
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Last Ed. Date: 07/28/2016 09:37 AM