Side Entry Mixer

Fast, powerful heavy duty side entry tank mixers for all types of liquid mixing tanks. Pulsair’s rugged side entry mixers are the most energy efficient in the world and we are the leading supplier of industrial air side entry mixer agitators.  The Pulsair side entry mixing process releases large compressed air or gas bubbles on the tank floor to mix and suspend liquids in any size tank faster and more efficiently than mechanical side entry mixer impeller.  The Pulsair side entry agitator is leak-proof and engineered to re-suspend sediment solids, blending and uniform tank temperature in any size and large tank.

tank mixing

The Pulsair side entry mixers can be easily installed anywhere along the side of the tank or liquid vessel.  In large diameter tanks, the efficiency and design of Pulsair’s side entry mixing process makes it drastically less expensive and easier to maintain than traditional mechanical side entry impeller mixers that cannot adequately mix the center of the tank.  Pulsair makes side entry mixer calculations for the best side entry agitator design to mix all size and geometrically shaped tanks. Side entry mechanical mixers only push the liquids sideways across the tank floor rather than vertically up into suspension and do not adequately mix all the liquids in tall, narrow vertical cylindrical tanks.  Pulsair side entry agitators can mix plenty of the liquid much faster.

How the Pulsair side-entry mixing process works:

Compressed air or gas is pulsed through the side of the mixing tank wall at ground level through a single or multiple air delivery lines.  The air pulse is released at strategic pulse points under flat round plates called accumulator plates attached to the tank floor.  The inital burst of compressed air scours the tank floor to stir up settled solids before bringing them to the surface.  The rising large, flat bubbles suck and push heavier solids and liquid to the surface in a fast, energy efficient vertical mixing process that blends and mixes 100% of the liquids in the tank.   Existing tanks can be retrofitted or the side entry mixing system can be installed in new tanks.  The powerful, side-entry Pulsair mixing process can mix and blend heavy solids and high viscosity liquids faster and more efficiently than traditional mechanical mixing systems.  The Pulsair side entry mixer system can be installed in large diameter storage tanks to provide complete, 100% mixing.  Pulsair ships side entry mixer direct to the end user’s location.

Explosion Proof

Pulsair’s side entry mixing system are intrinsically safe to use and can be designed for Class I, Div. I explosion proof environments.  Pulsair mixer can also comply with the strict European Directive ATEX (ATmospheres EXplosive) for equipment used in explosive atmospheric areas.

Benefits of Pulsair’s side-entry tank mixing processes:

  • Extremely fast mixing
  • Highly energy efficient
  • ZERO in-tank maintenance
  • Mix & blend at any liquid level
  • Adjustable speed and power
  • XP explosion proof – intrinsically safe for hazardous environments
  • VSD – variable speed drive controls
  • Safety shut off & liquid back flow prevention
  • 35-years of experience

Contact Pulsair today to learn more about our fast, efficient and low maintenance side entry mixing systems.