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Classifiers : Cyclone Classifiers

A classifier is a type of separation device designed to detect and filter specific sizes of particles from gas, fluid, or solid solutions. In a cyclone classifier, the solution enters the classifier and proceeds quickly in a spiral pattern through a conical casing. Based on the weight and inertia of the various particles, some are trapped within the casing and others are spun to the outside wall where they are trapped in an outer casing. There are many different variations of cyclone classifiers, mostly as a result of the application and the state of the solution being separated.