Mixers - Paste Mixing Machines

Used Mixers - Paste Mixing Equipment

Frain Industries carries several types of mixers covering numerous process stages including comminution, mixing, drying, agglomeration, classification, weighing, and metering.  Additionally, mills are capable of aeration, deaeration, emulsification, general pre-milling, processing, homogenization, particle size reduction, paste mixing, vacuum mixing, and whipping.

The Frain engineering team can design a paste mixing solution based on your final product, volume, and integration requirements.  Contact us today to discuss you paste mixing needs.

  • horizontal_thumbHorizontal Mixers / Blenders – Frain Industries carries several styles of industrial horizontal mixers with different types of agitation depending on your application. Roller bar agitator, single sigma blade agitator, and dual sigma blade agitator are some of the styles Frain carries.  Additional features such as jacketed mixing bowl, tilt discharge, dual end drive, and sliding gate discharges are also available.  Horizontal mixers are ideal for mixing a number of products including: breads, creams, dough, icing, marshmallow, pasta, pizza crust, pretzels, pastry dough, pet foods, stiff fillings, as well as many other products.


  • Ddouble arm_thumbouble Arm Mixers –   Primarily used in pasta and bread bakeries, double arm mixers produce soft doughs such as French bread, confectionery, sandwich bread, bread sticks, etc. These style mixers mix at high speed, and oxygenate the dough without heating it.



  • disperser_thumbDisperser Mixers –   Designed to incorporate powders into liquid and break down particle agglomerates to produce a fine dispersion.  There are different types of blade designs depending on your application including saw-tooth, high vane, cutter, and polypeller.




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  • Continuous Mixers – Ideal where a single product is mixed in large quantities.  The weighing, loading, mixing, and discharge steps take place simultaneously.





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  • High Shear Mixers – Applications include high speed particle size reduction, homogenization, emulsification, and solids size reduction.





Three Roll Mill

  • Three Roll Mills – Dispersion is achieved by the shear force generated between the rolls.






  • Planetary Mixers – Ideal for low shear mixing and kneading viscous pastes.





Frain Industries carries used paste mixers from many OEM’s including E.T. Oakes, Asser Oakes & Bollin Dale Engineering, Design Integrated Technology, Inc. (DIT), Kady® International, Ross, Cornell, Peerless Food Equipment, Votator, Reitz, Komline- Seider, Hosokawa Micron, Mars Mineral,  Aeration Mixer BM, FEECO, Scott Equipment Company, Readco, Munson, Process Control Corporation, Patterson-Kelley, and many others.

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Mixers - Paste Mixing Equipment In Stock

Stricklin Mixer Paste Horizontal 147

  • Manufacturer: Stricklin
  • Model Number: 147
  • Frain Number: 5G9611

Stricklin, Model 147, 130 ft³ total (100 ft³ working) capacity, 316 stainless steel, ½ dimple jacketed, single motion paddle mixer with pound of product per hour – depending on materials, application and machine configuration. Inner chamber dimensions: 96" in Length; 49" in Width; 53" in Depth. Equipped with 3½" OD shaft, (2) 50" long scrapper paddles powered by a 7½ hp drive, (1) 3½"OD / 3"ID Tri-Clamp style bottom discharge with 20" ground clearance and (1) 16" wide x 8" high end product discharge with a pneumatic flush gate and 23" ground clearance.

Jacket Ports:
(5) 1" NPT

MAWP: 150 PSI @ 300°F
MDMT: -20°F @ 150 PSI

OAD: 141"L x 58"W x 77"H

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J H Day Mixer Paste Vertical NAUTA MBX1225

  • Manufacturer: J H Day
  • Model Number: NAUTA MBX1225
  • Frain Number: 5C2871

J H Day Model NAUTA MBX1225, 122.5 cu ft, 304 stainless steel, 3 zone, dimple jacketed Nauta mixer. with pounds of product per hour – depending on materials and application. Cone shaped vessel: 90" top OD and 10" bottom OD and 136" straight wall. Equipped with 24" OD bolt down manway, with (1) 5" OD and (1) 7" OD sight ports, (2) top mounted separte drive motors. 3 Hp drive for the arm, 20 Hp drive for the 14" OD main mixing auger screw with standard universal joint and has three intermixing actions: turning on its axis, orbiting the tank and spiralling the material upward. Dimple jacket rated to 125 psi at 350 deg F, with vacuum. Mixing viscous product, with viscosities from 100,000 – 300,000 centipoise and densities from 1.3 – 3.6 grams per cc.(3) 3 Hp self-powered "Lumpbreakers" mounted near the bottom of cone that draw product from tank across impellor and back into mixing screw with Sihi vacuum system.

OAD: 97" Dia x 148" H

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J H Day Mixer Paste Vertical PONY

  • Manufacturer: J H Day
  • Model Number: PONY
  • Frain Number: 5F1491

50 Gallon, dual motion, planetary, vertical pony mixer. Equipped with a 28" Diameter x 20" Deep stainless steel mixing bowl, four 23" long x 2" wide stainless steel agitation blades, one 23" long x 2" wide stainless steel stationary baffle, and a hand crank adjustable height mixing head.

OAD: 34" L x 60" W x 44" H

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Buhler-Maig Mixer Paste Horizontal SMC1500

  • Manufacturer: Buhler-Maig
  • Model Number: SMC1500
  • Frain Number: 5F3250

55 ft³, 25 hp, hydraulic driven, carbon steel, horizontal paddle, batch mixer with a maximum capacity of 3,300 lbs – depending on materials and application. Chamber dimensions: 78" in Length x 40" in Width x 44" in Depth. Equipped with a 66" long x 10" wide top center inlet, four 13" long x 14" wide oval paddles on a 6" diameter shaft, 25" long discharge chute with 25" floor clearance.

OAD: 127" L x 54" W x 103" H

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Mixer Paste Horizontal 300 GALLON

  • Model Number: 300 GALLON
  • Frain Number: 5F4742

300 Gallon, 40 ft³, 304 Stainless steel, horizontal paddle mixer. Vessel dimensions: 60" in Length; 32" in Width; 40" in Depth. Equipped with a stainless steel flip top cover, (3) 2.5" OD top inlets, (1) 3" OD top inlet, (1) 1.5" OD top inlet, 3hp paddle mixer and 4.5" OD threaded side bottom discharge. Mounted on a stainless steel (4) leg base frame.

OAD: 84" L x 42" W x 72" H

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Mixer Paste Double Arm MICRON

  • Model Number: MICRON
  • Frain Number: 5F0400

10 Cu ft, stainless steel double sigma blade, mixtruder. Has 38" L x 36" W x 24" D inner dimension jacketed mixing chamber, with flip-up S/S cover, dual 16" H x 36" L sigma mixing blades and a single 5" diameter x 36" long auger screw product discharge, with 8 1/2" OD, 6" ID flanged discharge attachment and (6) 3/8" diameter bolt hole on 4" centers and 29" discharge height and a side mounted control panel, with front and back mixer / screw forward and reverse controls, (2) 20 hp motor drives, and reducers with S/S shrouding.

OAD: 130" L x 60" W x 64" H

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Readco Mixer Paste Double Arm

  • Manufacturer: Readco
  • Model Number:
  • Frain Number: 5F2041

5 ft³, Continous motion, 304 stainless steel dual sigma blade mixer. Chamber dimensions: 22" in Diameter; 20" in Length. Blade dimensions: 10" in Diameter; 20" in Length; 2" in Width. Pressure rating: M.D.M.T. 100 psi @ 350° F. Equipped with a 20" long x 8" wide inlet with flip top cover and stainless steel mesh covering, two mixing blades, and a 3" diameter center bottom discharge with hand crank valve.

OAD: 110" L x 36" W x 52" L

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J H Day Mixer Paste Double Arm DOUBLE ARM

  • Manufacturer: J H Day
  • Model Number: DOUBLE ARM
  • Frain Number: 5F1580

Double arm stainless steel, jacketed, overlapping sigma blade mixer, 75 gallons total and 45 gallons working capacity. Mixing chamber dimensions: 26" long x 30" wide x 26" deep. Equipped with flip-up safety grate, stainless steel contact parts, full jacket rated 80 psi @ 324 F, 15 hp main and 1 hp tilt motors with chain drives. Push button controls, E-stops and electrical safety interlocks.

OAD: 108" L x 57" W x 75" H

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Wenger Mixer Paste Double Arm 31107-009

  • Manufacturer: Wenger
  • Model Number: 31107-009
  • Frain Number: 5E3468

28 cuft. twin shaft paste mixer for product conditioning applications. Unit has pin-style agitation w/ 7 1/2" pins mounted on each 90"(L) x 4 1/2" dia. shaft. Equipped with 12" x 12" bolt-down flanged product inlet., a 12" x 12" flanged bottom discharge, (1) 2 3/4" sanitary, and (1) 2" sanitary ports.

OAD: 107"(L) x 37"(W) x 34"(L)

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Artofex Mixer Paste Vertical PH9

  • Manufacturer: Artofex
  • Model Number: PH9
  • Frain Number: 5E4321

Triple action, knead arm mixer rated to 250 lb capacity batches. Heavy duty cast frame construction has 12" long x 1 1/2" diameter stainless steel dual arm agitators with a 27" diameter x 18" deep stainless steel removable mixing bowl mounted on casters. Mixer has gentle 3 way agitation motion that insures thorough mixing but without damage to ingredients and can mix just about anything, such as various consistency of doughs for baked goods, salads, meats, fruit cakes, vegetable mixes, soups and many more.

OAD: 42" L x 40" W x 58" H

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J H Day Mixer Paste Vertical PONY 3

  • Manufacturer: J H Day
  • Model Number: PONY 3
  • Frain Number: 5B8421

50 gal, Twin motion vertical Pony Mixer Has A Maximum Working Capacity Of 50 Gallons. Equipped With 304 S/S Bowl That Measures (28" Diameter x 20" Deep). Main Frame And Head Are Cast Iron Construction, With A Adjustable Head Raising Mechanism. (2) Counterrotating Overlapping Agitator Spindles. Unit Is Recommended For Liquid And Fluid Applications Such As Paints, Ink, And Pharmacutical Ointments.

OAD 5’6"L X 3’4"W X 4’H

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Cornell Mixer Paste Horizontal D8 Cornell D8 Versator

  • Manufacturer: Cornell
  • Model Number: D8
  • Frain Number: R21212

Cornell Model D-8 variable speed "Versator" rated to 2 gpm, depending on product and viscosity. Unit has a 8" diameter disc, a 1/2" product inlet, 1/2" product discharge, a 1/2" top vacuum port, with gauge and a 1/2" bottom drain. Product flows through a film-forming ring out and over the surface of the rotating disc at which time the dispersion/deaeration action occurs. Disc rotation rated from 2000 – 6000 rpm. Commonly used for despersion, and deaeration for food, cosmetic, pharmaceutical and chemical applications. Includes 316 S/S contact parts, quick release glass cover.

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