Machine for Cacao
The cacao tree has its origin roots in native Mexico. It was first domesticated 3,000 years ago in equatorial South America, before being domesticated in Central America by the Olmecs (Mexico). Depending on the source, there is different opinions to when chocolate arrived in Europe. However, it is though agreed that the first country in Europe to where the brown gold first arrived was Spain. One of the believes is, that it was no less than Christopher Columbus who is discovered the cacao tree and its beans after intercepting a trade ship on a journey to America and brought the beans with him back to Spain around year 1502.
Short history about cacao
The cacao tree is 4-8-meter-tall and stems from the family Malvaceae. The tree originates from the tropical South America and has through the years been planted in other tropical regions a well. Its seeds are used for example cocoa powder and chocolate. The tree is very demanding in terms of temperature and precipitation.
Process equipment and machinery of cacao
Limitech A/S has manufactured process solutions for dissolving cacao powder for decades. The powder is easily dissolvible in Limitech’s LiMiX 1 machine with its high efficiency mixing wheel and agitation. Limitech’s machine for cacao is the perfect machine for dissolving and processing cacao. Powder dissolving or mixing of different ingredients is equally fast and efficient on Limitech’s mixer for cacao.
LiMiX HIGH SHEAR MIXER
Limitech’s high shear mixer is world known and could by far be categorized as the mixers answer on “Mike Tyson’s left hook”. Its capacity, efficiency and power has been perfectionated for decades into the mixer it is today. Limitech’s High Shear Mixer is used in several different industries as in the adhesives, food, personal care, pharma, plastic industries, etc. among others because of the possibility for easy changing of mixing tools which makes Limitech’s High Shear mixer both versatile and multifunctional.
The Limitech High-Shear mixer is the frontrunner it its field and secure high capacity and efficiency while being innovatively perfectionated to fit perfectly into a lot of different industries, and to be able to be fit a specific process of a given product. The process solution may be versatile to fit into the process of several different industries; however, it has been perfectionated for years into different mixing tools fitting different processes, industries and products.