Dry Salt Dosing (DSD)


Dry Salt Dosing (DSD) is a new Sclavos apparatus, which can be linked to Athena3A Dyeing Machine and handle transfer of dry salt during the dyeing process.Dry Salt Dosing (DSD)

Conventional methods of handling salt transfer use machine’s additions tank for diluting salt in fresh water and then transfer the dilution into the machine or stock tank.

However this is a painful and time consuming job. Additionally in many cases fresh water use increases liquor ratio.

Dry Salt Dosing (DSD) is equipped with a separate hopper, which reserves full quantity of dry salt for specific batch. This salt quantity can be transferred or dosed automatically at any linear rate up to 50 kgs/min.


  • Fast self transfer

  • No need for fresh water use

  • No operator's involvement


Dry Salt Dosing Brochure