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CONTAINER DISCHARGING & FEEDING SYSTEM FOR FLUORESCENT LIGHT TUBES

GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS:

  • System unloads bins containing 2’, 4’, or 8’ long light tubes then meters the material into an existing process at up to 3,000#/hour.

  • Dump carriage is 120” wide x 56” deep with a hydraulically actuated loading door.

  • Dump carriage features a motorized tube breaker system with a 71/2 HP drive package.

  • Pour hood includes a dual cylinder air actuated slide gate, and vibrator package.

  • Automatic dust take-off valve in floor of dump carriage.

  • 1,500# lifting capacity, 45° discharge angle.

  • All heavy-duty carbon steel construction.

  • System docks to feeder hopper inlet slide gate, then dumper pour hood valve opens.

  • Screw feeder inlet hopper features twin, counter rotating material agitators.

  • 9” tubular screw feeds the 25 PCF broken glass at rates from 500# to 3,000# hour.

  • Screw feeder discharge is 50” above floor.

ELECTRICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

  • NEMA 12 control enclosure with Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC controls. Screw feeder features digital variable frequency drive.

  • Premium quality 5 GPM Parker hydraulic unit driven by a 5 HP, 460v/3ph/60Hz TEFC motor.

  • Hydraulic unit housed in an enclosure for easy equipment cleaning.