When material must be dumped from bags, Vac-U-Max bag dump stations provide operators with a means for doing so at a convenient level, with less chance of material spillage and with provision for evacuation of any dust that may result from the dumping
When material must be dumped from bags, Vac-U-Max bag dump stations provide operators with a means for doing so at a convenient level, with less chance of material spillage and with provision for evacuation of any dust that may result from the dumping.
Engineered for easy cleaning.
"Unitized" body is fabricated with fewest possible welds. All interior bends are minimum 1/8" radius and the few corner welds are ground to not less than 1/8" radius.
Available in 304 or 316 stainless steel or carbon steel.
Body is supported by separate, strong frame made from square tubing. No crevices for material to accumulate.
Sturdy, easily removable grate provides rigid surface for bag slitting and dumping, ample open area for material to drop into body.
Magnetic grate to retain unwanted ferrous material can be furnished.
Body has integral dust hood with gas spring assisted lift-up door. Can be furnished with integral dust collector; air actuated low pressure valve with tubular outlet to connect more than one station to remote dust collection system; or plain tubular outlet.
Baffle inside hood directs air and dust downward and to the rear and is removable for cleaning without requiring tools.
Integral dust collector features bags which hook and snap in place and are serviced from the clean side. No glued-in gaskets, even on the large access door. Dual pulse filter cleaning.
Door interlock switch actuates dust collector fan or low pressure valve on hood when door is opened.
Discharge can be furnished with: flanged outlet or other arrangement to mate to customer's process equipment or gravity chute; exclusive Vac-U-Max pickup adapter with air control slide valve and intake filter to introduce material into a vacuum pneumatic conveying system; chisel bottom screw discharger, with or without flexible walls; rotary airlock valve; or rotary agitated discharger.
Vibrator mount is standard on the body. Vibrator is optional.
Units available with special features meeting USDA requirements.