The HEINEN KÖHL DCC is designed for providing the best achievement in direct conditioning and opening of all types of Leaf Tobacco.
Before the process a heat exchanger is used to pre-heat the drum.
A process air loop system conditioned by spray steam guaranties the best environment for warming up and loosening the tobacco leafs.
Process water added by two-substance nozzles ensures the required moisture of the tobacco.
The lamina slices will be gently opened by a pins and paddles combination of the rotating cylinder in the conditioned environment.
Direct driven support rollers ensure a low noise level.
The discharge hood is designed with rounded edges and equipped with water spray nozzles which allows effective cleaning after the process.
A service cubicle with all necessary instruments for the conditioning process is positioned next to the conditioning cylinder.