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Ferrous Metal Removal

Rotochopper grinders, shredders, and hammermills can be equipped with a variety of metal removal methods to help ensure you get end products that are free of ferrous metals.

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Magnetic Head Pulley

Magnetic head pulleys are effective for removal of light ferrous metal, like pallet nails. The separated metal travels down the underside of the conveyor for collection in a dumpster.

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Cross-belt Conveyor

A cross-belt conveyor is a self-cleaning plate magnet positioned above the discharge conveyor. Cross-belt conveyors offer greater levels of metal separation than magnetic head pulleys.

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S-Chute Magnet

An S-chute magnet provides redundant metal removal for a hammermill to help ensure the material flowing into the hammermill is free of ferrous metal.

Available for:

B-66Grinder

  • UP TO 1050HP
  • 65-95,000lbs
  • 66" x 36" Throat Opening
  • Diesel Engine

Our largest and most versatile grinder, the B-66 offers high volume precision grinding capacity for a broad range of feedstocks.

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B-66 EGrinder

  • UP TO 1,000HP
  • 59,000lbs
  • 66" x 36" Throat Opening
  • Electric Motor

The B-66 E electric grinder offers unparalleled efficiency and uptime for facilities that need high volumes of engineered fiber products.

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FP-66Grinder

  • UP TO 630HP
  • 57,000lbs
  • 66" x 26" Throat Opening
  • Diesel Engine

The FP-66 offers high-volume grinding features for companies that need “Perfect In One Pass” efficiency with mid-range horsepower.

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EC-366Grinder

  • UP TO 500HP
  • 28,000lbs
  • 66" x 18" Throat Opening
  • Electric Motor

The EC-366 sets the standard for mid-sized electric grinders with customer-focused engineering and “Perfect In One Pass” grinding efficiency.

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MC-266Grinder

  • UP TO 540HP
  • 43,000lbs
  • 66" x 18" Throat Opening
  • Diesel Engine

The MC-266 is a highly portable yet full-featured grinding solution that brings “Perfect In One Pass” convenience for diverse feedstocks.

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EC-256Grinder

  • UP TO 400HP
  • 28,000lbs
  • 56" x 18" Throat Opening
  • Electric Motor

Slightly narrower than the EC-366, the EC-256 is designed to provide the same grinding precision and uptime for lower volume applications.

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MP-2Grinder

  • UP TO 350HP
  • 26,500lbs
  • 56" x 18" Throat Opening
  • Diesel Engine

Highly compact and portable, the MP-2 offers standard features you wouldn’t expect from grinders of any size, like an on-board colorizer.

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RMTHammermill

  • UP TO 500HP
  • 10" x 30-60" Mill Opening
  • Electric Motor

Our hammermills seamlessly integrate with our electric horizontal grinders to provide “Perfect In One Pass” short-fiber products.

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TS-2Shredder

  • UP TO 630HP
  • 87,000lbs
  • 72" x 67" Shredding Table
  • Diesel Engine

The TS-2 Slow Speed Shredder dominates contaminated waste materials with rugged engineering and consistent uptime.

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