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  • 2.1.6-COTTON VALUE ADDITION-FEED CONTROL

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  • Feed control

    Chapter 2 - Cotton value addition - Impact of varieties and production practices

     
     
    Cotton should be steadily and uniformly metered into the gin system. This is normally accomplished by a feed control which consists of a small storage chamber as well as multiple rotating cylinders that may be manually or automatically controlled. The efficiency of the drying, cleaning and conveying systems increases as the uniformity of flow increases.