The MixPro® VSM line of side entry modular agitators offers a significant cost savings in high production industrial environments. The unique features of the VSM design provides service personnel with easy access points for their routine maintenance. Also, the modularized concept allows for compact installations and enables quick on-site repairs.
-A robust manufactured carbon steel bearing housing assembly which is integral to the flex protected drive.
-Stuffing box with agitator housing for positive alignment of shaft.
-Stainless steel stuffing box hardware (ie. bolts, gland studs, nuts, washers).
-Heavy duty design of motor mounts minimize deflection and vibration.
-SKF spherical roller bearings are sized to accommodate the agitator service and maintain a minimum bearing L-10 life of 100,000 hours.
-Smaller units (1.0"Ø and 1.25"Ø shafts) utilize poly v-belt drives while larger units (1.5"Ø shafts and larger) utilize non-proprietary ultra v-belt drives. Alternative belt drive sections (ie. HTD, conventional, etc.) are available on request.
-The minimum service factor of the belt drive is 1.3. Greater service factors are available on request.
-Process flexibility can be easily achieved through a simple sheave change.
-Manufactured carbon steel OSHA shaft and belt guarding.