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What does FM stand for?

FM stands for Friable Material

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The system is ideal for handling free flowing or friable materials, especially in large quantities.
According to tests conducted by the company, there is little or no particle breakdown during mixing, even in friable materials.
Specialty saws include plate saws for cutting bars and plates into strips of varying lengths, and diamond saws that use diamond-edge band blades for slicing friable materials like quartz, glass, and carbide.
Weigh belt feeders are used in batch and continuous applications for higher feed rates of pellets and granular materials, where headroom is limited, or when feeding friable material that may be damaged by other feeding methods.