The Influence of Hammer Type Used in Grinding Mills on Grist Fineness

Mircea Valentin Muntean


Hammer mills are machines used in agriculture graded to obtain concentrated fodder mix and food industry for grinding vegetable raw materials necessary for obtaining various types of flours. The hammer mills grinding materials is produced upon impact of the hammer material and crushing plate located inside the grinding chamber.

Depending on the hammers rotor assembly mode, the following types of mills can be used:

- Hammer mills articulated;

- Fixed Hammer mills.

The objective of this paper is to study the influence of moisture during the operation of grinding wheat on hammer mills using the same sieve.


milling, hammer, grain, wheat

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