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Magnetic and Electrical Separation
Volume 3, Issue 1, Pages 5-16

The Selection and Application of Magnetic Separation Euipment. Part I

1Applied Magnetic Systems, Inc., Greenfield 53220, Wisconsin, USA
2O.S. Walker Co., Worcester, MA, USA

Received 11 January 1991

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A survey of magnetic separators and of their selection in applications for tramp iron removal is given. Magnetic pulleys, suspended magnets, drum magnetic separators, plate and grate magnets are described and selection procedures are outlined.