The Horizontal Ribbon Mixer Advantage

The Automated Process Equipment Corporation’s (APEC) Horizontal Ribbon Mixer has been installed and utilized successfully worldwide in an expansive variety of industrial applications. It has been employed in the processing of animal feed, pet food, powdered drink mix, polyester resin, vitamin pre-mixes, and mineral pre-mixes, to name a few.

Our innovative and quality-minded design provides heavy-duty construction in a mild or stainless steel assembly, ensuring strength and durability.

We take great pride in our ribbon mixer’s dependable delivery of a complete and gentle blending of ingredients.Horizontal Ribbon Mixer - BatchMixer

Ribbon Mixer Product Details

Standard Features

  • A Double ribbon agitator mounted with solid spokes to a solid center shaft
  • Shaft sizes range from 2-1/4” to 6” in diameter
  • Shaft mount reducer eliminates the chain and sprocket arrangements found on other mixers, and simplifies maintenance
  • Drive sizes range from 3 to 60 HP
  • All mixers are constructed with a 3/16” or 1/4” thick tub and 1/4” or 3/8” end plates
  • All mixers use ball bearing flange or spherical roller bearings to support the main shaft

Ribbon Mixer Sizes, Capacities (Swept Volume) and HPs

  • 150 kg - 16.5 cu. ft. - 3 HP
  • 250 kg - 28 cu. ft. - 5 HP
  • 500 kg - 55 cu. ft. - 10 HP
  • 1 MT - 77 cu. ft. - 20 HP
  • 2 MT - 159 cu. ft. - 30 HP
  • 3 MT - 223 cu. ft. - 40 HP
  • 4 MT - 294 cu. ft. - 50 HP
  • 5 MT - 368 cu. ft. - 60 HP

Surge Capacities

  • 150 kg - 20 cu. ft.
  • 250 kg - 35 cu. ft.
  • 500 kg - 60 cu. ft.
  • 1 MT - 85 cu. ft.
  • 2 MT - 165 cu. ft.
  • 3 MT - 230 cu. ft.
  • 4 MT - 310 cu. ft.
  • 5 MT - 380 cu. ft.

Available Discharges

  • Full length drop bottom (pneumatically actuated)
  • Standard pneumatic-end slide gate
  • Optional center-pneumatic slide gate

Available Finishes

  • Standard weld finish to CEMA II standards
  • Standard factory paint finish is prime-coat with an additional finish coat of industrial enamel. **APEC will match any customer paint specification provided**
  • Stainless steel Food Grade finish, also available

Available Options

  • Mild or stainless steel discharge surge
  • 50 Hz motors
  • Explosion-proof motors
  • Mild or stainless steel liquid sparger bar
  • Load cell weighing assemblies
  • Discharge conveyor

With such a strong foundation of standard features available, and such a wide variety of sizes, capacities, discharges options, finishes, and additional custom options, APEC is confident that we can fit your operations with a horizontal ribbon mixer that will integrate smoothly into your business’s unique circumstances.

Learn More About Our Ribbon Mixer by Calling APEC Today

Do you have questions, or just want to learn more about APEC’s Horizontal Ribbon Mixer, and how it can help you to create a superior product?

Call our office today, at (616) 374-1000 to speak to our team directly, request a quote, or simply request more information here.