Shredders with Big Appetites

Grinding large parts, purgings, and other heavy-duty waste reduction is the task of new ESS Series shredders from Economizer USA, part of ACS Group, South Attleboro, Mass.

Grinding large parts, purgings, and other heavy-duty waste reduction is the task of new ESS Series shredders from Economizer USA, part of ACS Group, South Attleboro, Mass. These single-shaft units have a rugged, self-aligning gearbox that takes heavy shock loads. The standard rotor has dual, staggered rows of square “chipper” knives. A special “hybrid” rotor is available for shredding film and fiber. Rotor speed is 85 rpm. A ram feeder with self-contained hydraulic power pack is standard. Five models range from 47.3 x 35.4 in. feed opening to 55.9 x 82.7 in. with drives from 50 to 150 hp.