Abrasion
 Adhesion
 Application
 Color/Gloss
 Density
 Dispersion
 Drum Handling
 Drying Time/Gelation
 Film Flaws
 Film Thickness
 Hardness
 Impact & Flexibility
 Lab Apparatus
 Measuring Instruments
 Moisture/Air/Temp.
 Optical Instruments
 pH & Conductivity
 Publications
 Surface Profile
 Surface Tension
 Viscosity
Home  >>  Products  >>  Dispersion  >>  Drum- Mates Mixers

Drum-Mates® Mixers and Accessories


High Efficiency, Multi-Purpose Mixers

top

These unique, quick setup mixers or dispersers are air-operated and explosion proof (with MX-0680 grounding kit installed). They provide a lower operating cost than conventional drum dispersers and fit any drum sizes or types with standard 2” bung holes with good clearance. The multiple level, Auto-Open-Close, SwingWing™ turbine impellers are effective at any RPM and can be locked down or removed, offering a wide range of mixing patterns.

The dispersers virtually eliminate cavitation and are excellent at unifying layered or sedimented solutions with low impact, eddy wave stirring up to a high shear, homogenizing effect. Mixer drives are supplied in Hand, Rim, Bung and Tank Mount models with 3/4 to 4 HP direct or geared air or electric drives. A suitably powered T-grip electric drill can also be used for nonflammable tasks.

Multi-purpose Mixers Fig.3

Fig.1
Multi-purpose Mixers Fig.2

Fig.2

 

Features

top
  • Rapid reconditioning of separated or stratified liquids into a uniform compound.
  • Quick break up and dispersal of bottom sediments into a smooth, homogeneous blend.
  • Slow eddy wave stirring of sensitive materials to prevent foaming, oxidation, shear, etc.
  • In-drum mixing for manufacturing of liquid-liquid or powder-liquid ingredients.
  • High shear, high agitation blending for a homogenizing effect.
  • Continuous agitation to maintain suspensions while emptying the drum.

 

Technical Data

top
Zinc Plated and Stainless Steel - 3 Tier, 4 Tier and 5 Tier Mixers
Fig. No. Gallon Cap. Bung Size Shaft dia. x len. x tier Cat. No. Zinc Pltd. Cat. No. Stainless Steel
1 1-5 gal 1-1/2" 3/8" x 28" x 3 MX-0546 (304)
2 1-55 gal 2" 1/2" x 36" x 4 MX-0543 MX-0548 (304)
*Note: Order shaft length from 33" to 48". Number of turbine impellers depends on application and shaft OD. The 5/8” shafts are now available in: 30,33,36,39,42.45 lengths. The 33” shaft can only fit 3 impeller tiers. After 36”, 4 tiers are OK. The 48” length shaft OD has been revised to 3/4” OD to add shaft strength and stability: Now Avail: (with the same and other impeller designs) 3/4” OD x 30, 33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 54 & 58” L. 1.0” OD xx 60”x70”L. Other shaft OD’s & Lengths apply based on drive power.

 

Hand Held Mixer Drive

top
Hand Held Mixer Drive 1-1/2 HP MX-0643
Permits easy and rapid “batch mix & transfer” in open or tighthead pails or drums in any size from 5 to 55 gallons.

Quickly blends low, medium, and medium thick liquids. Always monitor mixing with care.

Hand Held Mixer Drive

 

Bung Mount Air Mixer Drives

top

 

Bung Mounting Mixer Drive
3/4 (MX-0644) , 1-1/2 HP (MX-0651) & 4.0 HP

Provides hands-free, continuous or batch mixing in "tighthead", bunged drums or in open drums with Open Drum LidConvert™ (MX-0675). Mounts in plastic coarse threaded drums with "Buttress" (DH-0526) or "Mauser" (DH-0524) ThreadConverters™. Mixer easily clears drumwall and is angled toward drum center for best mixing pattern. Hoist (MX-0682) available for overhead hoist operation.

Bung and Rim Mount Drive


 

Accessories

top

Safety Solvent SplashCap™
For Quicker Bung Entry Mixer Cleaning

Reusable polyethylene plastic or zinc plated steel cap helps prevent hazardous liquid splashback and fume exposure while bung entry mixing with hand-held mixer drive or bung mount mixers or during cleaning with the rinse tube. MX-0569 Splash cap for bung mount mixing with MX-0651 polyethylene

Mixer Drive Shaft Couplers (Other sizes available on request)
MX-0564 3/8" x 1/2" coupler with Allen wrench 304 stainless steel

Splashcap, Ground Wire, Shaft Couplers

 

Prices

top
Prices subject to change    Prices listed in US dollars for domestic shipments within US, Canada, & Mexico only    Export orders require quotations - click here for a quote     For more info call us 1-800-762-2478 or 954-946-9454.
Item Number Item Prices
Drum Mixers
MX-0543 4 Tier, 55 Gallon, Zinc Plated $221.50
MX-0546 3 Tier, 5 Gallon, 304 Stainless Steel 211.05
MX-0548 4 Tier, 55 Gallon, 304 Stainless Steel 318.15
Hand-Held Mixer Air Drives
MX-0643 1.5 Hp,10-70 Cfm@40-100psi, 1/2" Shaft Coupler, 300-3000 RPM 801.15
Bung Mount Air Mixer Drives
MX-0644 .75 Hp, 5-40 Cfm@20-100psi, 1/2" Shaft Coupler, 100-3000 RPM 1,096.20
MX-0651 1.5 Hp, 10-70 Cfm@40-100psi, 1/2" Shaft Coupler, 300-3000 RPM 1,168.65
Accessories
MX-0683 1/4 inch NPT Filter, Regulator Lubricator Assembly 267.75
MX-0569 SplashCap™ for bung mount mixing with MX-0564 59.85
MX-0564 3/8" x 1/2" coupler with Allen wrench 304 SS 123.90



top

Call HAVE QUESTIONS?
    954.946.9454
Email PREFER TO EMAIL?
    gardner@gardco.com
  FIND PRODUCTS LEARN MORE ORDERING INFO ABOUT US
  By Category Email Registry How to Order Contact Info
  By Industry Trade Shows Request Quote History
  New Products Test Lab Info Order Form FAQ's
  Monthly Product Articles/Links Repairs/Service Policies




  © 2020 Paul N. Gardner, a BYK Instruments Company | Contact | Policies Facebook  YouTube  Blogger