Profession wood fuel pelletiser
Wood fuel pelletisers operate a hammer mill to turn wood waste products into pellets for use as fuel. The milled product is afterward pressed through a die, producing the standardised shape and size of a pellet.
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- Realistic / Conventional
- Wood moisture content
The amount of water contained in wood materials. The effect of wood moisture on the size and physical characteristics of the wood. Suitable moisture contents for different uses.
- Pellet standards
The standards for creating pellets in Europe, which regulate such characteristics as density, water content, and contents of the pellets.
- Work safely with machines
Check and safely operate machines and equipment required for your work according to manuals and instructions.
- Operate pellet press
Set up and monitor the machine which consists of a large drum with perforated rollers with pellet-size holes through which the pellet mix is extruded before being sliced to obtain the desired length.