Pg 100 Fluid Bed System

The PG-100 is the newest addition to ACT’s outstanding fluid bed product line. Designed specifically for the pharmaceutical industry, the PG-100 is capable of granulation, coating, and drying particulates in the same unit. The system is easily disassembled for cleaning and sterilization to conform with cGMP standards.

PG-100 Fluid Bed Brochure


Air Systems

PG-100 Air system diagram

PG-100 Standard Features

PG-100 in operation

  • 304 Stainless steel construction
    • external surfaces with mill finish
    • internal surfaces with mirror finish
  • Product bowl automatically tilts, which discharges material from the bowl
  • External motors seal lower plenum, product bowl, and expansion zone
  • Perforated fluidization plate with retention screen
  • Exhaust filters; top load pleated cartridge filters
  • Back pulse system for cleaning cartridge filters
  • Operating temperature (ambient to 120°C)
  • Platform mounted for easy moving and setup utilizing standard fork truck

PG-100 Custom Features

Product bowl swinging out                        Automated Tilt/Drop Bow
  • 316 Stainless steel construction
  • Explosion vent panel
  • Sample thief
  • Product charge port
  • Sanitary light on expansion zone
  • Fluidization plates
  • Wash in place
  • Adjustable top spray assembly
  • Adjustable bottom spray assembly with Draft “Wurster” Tube
  • Isolation valves on inlet and outlet ductwork
  • Clean in place
  • Total remote operation of bowl position

Instrumentation and Controls

PG-100 Standard Features

Standard Features:

  • Allen-Bradley DeviceNet System
  • Temperature controller for heat exchange
  • Blower controller for adjusting airflow
  • Product bowl position controller
  • Product temperature display
  • Exiting air temperature display
  • Backpulse filter timer
  • Pressure drop indicators
  • Airflow indicators

PG-100 Optional Features

Optional Features:

  • Touch screen panel
  • Batch report system
    • Inlet air temperature
    • Product temperature
    • Airflow rate
    • Spray rate
    • Batch time
    • etc.
  • Inert system with oxygen concentration controller and alarm
  • Temperature controller for condenser
  • Humidity indicators
  • Total remote operation