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Cement Mixer Or Mortar Mixer—What’s the Difference?

580 Date: 2023-02-11 Tag: Cement Mixer Cement Mixers Concrete Mixer

1. Composition

The cement mixer combines the concrete composition, while the mortar mixer combines the mortar used for road construction. The consistency of cement and mortar is different.

When mixing, the consistency of cement is low, while the consistency of mortar is high, because its most important component is water. In addition, concrete is stronger than cement, so it is suitable for foundation construction.

Cement Mixer Or Mortar Mixer—What’s the Difference?

2. Features

The cement mixer has a rotating barrel, while the mortar mixer has a fixed barrel. In addition, the cement mixer has no paddle, while the mortar mixer has internal paddle. Therefore, the cement mixer mixes ingredients through the rotary motion of the drum, while the mortar mixer uses the rotary motion of the paddle.

Cement Mixer Or Mortar Mixer—What’s the Difference?

3. Adaptability

The hardness of mortar mixer is enough to adapt to terrazzo, paint, dry wall mud, plaster and other work. On the other hand, cement mixers are best used for larger aggregate mixtures.