Rotary Valve Airlocks and Pneumatic Conveying Components

The Smoot Division manufactures the most durable and reliable rotary airlocks in the industry, coupled with all of your pneumatic conveying system parts and components.

Pneumatic Conveying Systems

The Smoot Division designs and manufactures every type of pneumatic conveying system, so there are no "canned" solutions. We start with understanding your specific needs, then design the most efficient system to exceed your expectations.

Total Line Integration

The packaging division of Magnum Systems, Taylor Products, has the capabilities to manufacture or supply any or all of the bagging equipment and accessories to handle the product and container from railcar / PD truck to pallet.

Packaging Automation

Taylor Products through its long standing partnership with Fanuc Robotics, incorporates cutting edge robotic technology into innovative weighing, packaging and bag placing solutions.

Smoot Airlock

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Rotary Airlock App

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single source pneumatic conveying systems, parts and components

Magnum, through its Smoot Division, designs and manufactures pneumatic conveying systems to transfer dry bulk materials within a manufacturing or processing from short distances to hundreds of feet, depending upon the application. Smoot also sells pneumatic components, including airlocks, diverter valves, tubes and other components.

custom packaging and container handling equipment

Magnum, through its Taylor Division, designs and manufactures packaging machines and automated systems for powder and bulk solid materials. Typical applications include open mouth bag filling, valve bag filling, intermediate bulk loading and unloading and robotic automation of bag placing systems, robotic palletizing and accessories. Packages filled by Magnum’s systems vary from pounds to tons, with materials ranging from free-flowing granules to sticky and fragile powders.

News from Magnum Systems

Happy Thanksgiving from Magnum Systems

- 11/21/16

First and foremost, we would like to THANK YOU, our customers, reps, and vendors. It's continuing our working relationships with you that allow us to grow and succeed in our efforts to provide quality material handling and packing solutions to the various markets we serve.


- 10/13/16

Lower middle-market private equity firm Blue Sage Capital (“Blue Sage”) is pleased to announce the recently completed acquisition of Magnum Systems, Inc. (“Magnum”). Headquartered in Kansas City, with an additional manufacturing facility in Parsons, Kansas, Magnum, through its Taylor Products and Smoot brands, is a leading designer and manufacturer of branded packaging and material handling solutions serving a diverse set of end markets, applications and customers.

smoot & taylor products exhibit at ptxi

SMOOT and Taylor Products, both divisions of Magnum Systems exhibited at The PTXi Show in Rosemont, IL on May 6-8, 2014. Click to see booth video.