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Explain in detail the types of equipment used in Weigh batching

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Batching can be done by two methods, volume batching and weight batching. 

Weigh batchers used are available in two types namely mechanical weigh batcher and electronic weigh batchers.

  • In mechanical weigh batchers, weights are measured using spring and dial gauge arrangement and it is widely used equipment in weigh batching.
  • In electronic weigh batchers, electronic scales and load cells supported by hoppers are used to measure the weight of ingredients of concrete.
  • Weigh batchers available are maybe Manual or semi-automatic or fully automatic. The manual type is used for small concrete production jobs while the other two types are used for large concrete production.

To know more about methods of batching, Kindly read the article given below.