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Tapioca Starch Melting Tank for Veggie Softgel


Tapioca Starch Melting Tank

Tapioca Gel Melting Tank
Joysun promotes its tapioca starch melting tank to meet the need for vegetable softgel manufacturing. The tapioca starch gelatin tank is improved upon the regular gelatin melting tank to produce animal softgel capsules. A combined set is quite popular including tapioca starch tank, vacuum system, heating system, pipings, and valves. This complete set can save users installation time and sourcing time.

Tapioca Gel Melting Tank is fully made of fine stainless steel. The structure is a double jacketed heating tank with electric heaters build-in. The electric heater will heat up the water inside the jacket. A layer of thick and strong heat preservation PU is there to reduce heat loss. With the upgraded stirrer, the tank can dissolve and melt tapioca starch powder quickly. The inner tank airtight, and the vacuum performance is good to reach -0.095mpa. It fully meets the requirements of the GMP standard. It is ideal equipment for veggie softgel manufacturing.

The tank adopts anchor mixing assembly, with compact structure, stable and strong shaft transmission. The agitator assembly is stable and has a good connection.
Tank Parameter 

Name Parameter value Name Parameter value
work pressure -0.09~0.08Mpa Power Supply 380V/50Hz/3P
Work temp 0-130℃ Heat power 12KW×2
Mixing motor 7.5KW Mixing speed 0~41r/min
volume 600L Contact material 316L

Gelatin Melting Tank Demo Video

Gelatin Melting Tank Mechanical Seal

Mechanical seal is a crucial part installed on top of the tank to make the tank an airtight environment.  Let’s take a look at the above structure. It may seem complicated but easy to understand after our explanation.
The seal consists of two main parts: A locking collar and a rotating seal holder. The shaft from the electric motor goes through the center of the mechanical seal to connect the agitator inside the melting tank. The bolts and screws are for tightening of the 2 major parts. Mechanical Seal Troubleshooting.

Complete Set of 600L Tapioca Gel Melting Tank
Though the vegetable softgel manufacturing is not as mature as gelatin softgel, the main difficulty is that there is no 100% mature veggie raw material for the softgel shell. With the improvement and trial production of softgel manufacturers, the success rate for such is much increased. There are currently tapioca starch powder, carrageenan powder to do that. Some factory has its own special compound recipes.  So to design a melting tank for vegetable halal softgel using, Joysun always do detailed discussion with buyers first.

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