This is a MAXIVIBE shaker filter cleaning type dust collector. Usually, shaker type dust collector come in small to medium sizes and can take about 5000 CFM maximum. This unit is a MAXIVIBE 1800 model number. The 1800 number relates to the amount of square feet of filtration in the unit. Depending on dust load and particle sizes, MAXIVIBE units can get as much as 10 to 1 on the air to cloth ratio and this was the case, meaning 18,000 CFM capacity on this collector.
The customer could not select a MAXIFLO pulse cleaning dust collector since he did not have compressed air in his facility and could not install such.
The unit is equipped with 4 filter bags, 4 hoppers, 4 drums due to the amount of dust captured with the system. For safety measures, 2 explosion relief doors were also installed. The centrifugal fan is installed above the unit and the low Db level is assured by an acoustical enclosure surrounding the blower