Comparison of dryer competitors


There are several dryers which compete with KENKI DRYER. The following list is about summary of comparison between KENKI DRYER and the competing dryers.
Please refer web pages of each dryer for the details of comparison between KENKI DRYER and them.

KENKI DRYER has unique technologies which has international patents, such as self-cleaning, hot air circulation, feeding device and crashing mechanisms while all the other competitors don’t have them.


Comparison with indirect steam dryer


ModelKENKI DRYERVacuum dryerDrum dryerTube dryerPaddle dryer
Amount of moisture evaporationHighMiddleLowMiddleMiddle
Sticky and adhesive materials handlingGoodNormalNormal

Not acceptable

Solid materialsAcceptableAcceptableNot AcceptableAcceptableAcceptable
Self-cleaning mechanismAvailableNot availableNot availableNot availableAvailable but performance is low
Hot air circulation mechanismAvailableNot availableNot availableNot availableNot available
Feeding deviceAvailableNot availableNot availableNot availableNot available
Crashing mechanismAvailableNot availableNot availableNot availableNot available



■ Comparison with rotary dryer


ModelKENKI DRYERRotary dryer
Heat sourceSteam
0.7Mpa・G or less
Hot air
Drying temperatureAdjustable depending on drying condition
Maximum temperature inside the dryer is about 140℃
Very high temperature
To prevent materials to be adhere to dryer
Condition of dried materialsSmall change in the composition
Can be recycled
Dried with uneven baking and scorches 
Dust collectorNot requiredRequired
Fuel costLowHigh
Frequency of parts replacementInfrequentFrequent
Running costLowHigh
Self-cleaning mechanismAvailableNot available
Hot air circulation mechanismAvailableNot available
Feeding deviceAvailableNot available
Crashing mechanismAvailableNot available
CO2 generationNoneGenerated



■ Comparison between KENKI DRYER and other competing dryers / Summary video





Vacuum dryer / Competitive Comparison

Drum dryer / Competitive Comparison

Tube dryer / Competitive Comparison

Paddle dryer / Competitive Comparison

Rotary dryer / Competitive Comparison