Plastic production / Plastic processing

JACOB pipe systems are present in all sectors of industry, e.g. in plastics production or plastics processing.
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Possible applications

All types of conveyance of dry bulk goods, whether pneumatically or in down pipes, as well as for dust-separation pipes or air extraction of product transportation systems (Catalogue Pages 16/17). Applications e.g. for granulates, fresh air supply, air extraction systems that can contain dust or aerosols.

  • Bulk goods system in the warehouse area,
  • Product transportation system to the extruder area
  • Air extraction systems for polystyrene
  • Pneumatic conveyance at low pressure (up to 0.5 bar operating pressure)
Product characteristics
  • The starting products for processing are granulates with low to moderate bulk densities
  • Material is not hygroscopic (humidity absorbent),
Special characteristics
  • Must be earthed because of electrostatic charge
Primary characteristics
  • Materials: steel, Cr Ni steel only in exceptional cases
  • Pipe diameter: 80 - 400 mm
  • Wall thicknesses: s=1 mm, s=2 mm 

Case Study – JACOB ROHRSYSTEME in the packaging industrie