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Test Procedure to Measure Mixing Ability of Portable Farm Batch Mixers

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.org

ASAE  ASAE S380   December  1975

Keywords: Mixers, Mixing, Test

1 Purpose and scope

1.1 The purpose of this Standard is to define a uniform test procedure and measurement to evaluate the mixing ability of on the farm, portable batch mixers.

1.2 This Standard is applicable to batch mixers mixing dry granular ingredients of different particle size and density. The test shall consist of measuring the mix of an ingredient of smaller particle size and/or one of larger particle size with one base material.

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