Mechanical sampler for almonds: Pneumatic device designed to select representative samples from bins without damage to nuts proves successful in tests
Michael O'Brien, University of California
California Agriculture 12(8):3-14. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v012n08p3.
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Basic design principles of pneumatic conveying were applied in the construction of a new device for sampling bulk in-shell almonds.
Michael O'Brien is Assistant Professor of Agricultural Engineering, University of California, Davis.
The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1579.