Bryneer Specs

BRYNEER SPECIFICATIONS :

Model #8-1510-1512-1512-20
Diameter8’0″10’0″12’0″12’0″
Straight Shell Height15’0″15’0″15’0″20’0″
Overall Height (not including salt pipe)17’0″17’6″17’10”22’10”
Empty Weight (lbs)2,2003,0003,5004,200
Max Gross Filled Weight (lbs)54,90085,500112,500170,000
Usable Dry Salt Storage (tons)23364772
Recommended Max. Delivery (tons)15253661
Dry Salt/Foot of Vertical Rise (tons approx.)1.82.94.24.2
Max. Continuous Brine Draw (GPM) Granulated Salt30304040
Rock & Solar Salt20202525
Quartz Rock for Filter Bed
1/8″ x 1/4″ (ft³)21334747
1/4″ x 1/2″ (ft³)29466666
Lbs of Quartz Rock5,0007,80011,30011,300
Liquid Capacity (gal)5,6388,52011,68316,911

Chem Analysis

TYPICAL CHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF BRINING GRADES OF SALT :

 Vacuum
Purified
Granulated
Common
Southern
Coarse Rock
Coarse
Solar
%
Sodium Chloride99.9799.898.999.6
Calcium Sulfate-0.151.00.22
Calcium Carbonate 0.01---
Sodium Sulfate0.02-0.01-
Other Salts-0.030.020.15
Insolubles0.0010.010.080.03

Hardness of Salt Brines

HARDNESS OF INDUSTRIAL SALT BRINES (1)

 Down Flow Dissolving
Salt GradeFully WetSemi-WetVoidance
(ppm Ca/Mg as Calcium)
High Purity Vacuum (2)2-15--
Common Vacuum (3)75-300--
Coarse Solar100-600100-400-
Southern Coarse Rock400-1300250-800100-400
(1) excluding hardness contributed by water
(2) Morton Culinox 999 Salt
(3) Morton Purex Salt

 

Density & Solubility

SATURATED SODIUM CHLORIDE BRINE,
DENSITY & SOLUBILITY AT VARIOUS TEMPERATURES

Specific GravitySodium ChlorideBrine
(Wt %)(lbs/gal)(lbs/gal)
3201.209326.342.65210.07
50101.204426.352.64410.03
59151.204026.402.64710.03
68201.199926.432.64310
77251.197826.482.6429.98
86301.195726.562.6459.96
104401.191426.712.6519.92
 

Physical Properties

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF BRINING SALT GRADES

 Vacuum GranulatedCoarse RockCoarse Solar
Particle Size Range (inch)0.01-0.030.125-0.5000.100-0.375
Bulk Density (loose)
lbs/ft³757068
ft³/ton26.728.529.4
Angle of Repose32°-35°
Liquid Void Area Under Brine
Percent404446
Brine, gal/ft³ salt33.33.33
Brine, gal/ton salt7582.583.3

Sludge Accumulation

BRINEMAKING SLUDGE ACCUMULATION

  Down Flow Dissolving 
Salt GradeFully WetSemi-WetVoidance*
lbs/tons Salt Dissolved
Vacuum GranulatedNil--
Coarse Solar1-3--
Southern Coarse Rock5-1010-2020-35
* Rapid Brining to avoid dissolution of anhydrous CaSO impurity