Horizontal Shredders for the first pass size reduction of plastic
VHS Horizontal Shredders Advantages
- Low speed, high torque gear drive
- Powerful hydraulic swing type pusher
- Proven well engineered design
- Smaller footprint compared to traditional shredders with horizontal pushers
- Bolted in drive shafts
- Multiple rotor designs and materials
Light-duty W40-60 – W40-110 Brochure
Heavy Duty VHS Shredders Brochure
The W 40 Series light-duty wood shredders are single shaft shredders specially designed for the wood industry. The 400 mm diameter rotors ranging from 600 mm to 1100 mm width. The VHS horizontal shredders are single shaft shredders featuring an angled hydraulic ram suitable for a wide range of material shapes and sizes. The VHS has a 600 mm diameter rotors in widths from 1500 mm to 2600 mm width are driven by two oversized gearboxes. These units feature:
•Large feeding hopper
•Robust welded steel construction
•Low speed operation
•Advanced rotor / knife mounting system
The VHS horizontal shredders are single shaft shredders featuring an angled hydraulic ram suitable for a wide range of material shapes and sizes. The VHS shredders are equipped with a 600 mm diameter E style rotor and knife fixing system. The roller guided hydraulic ram makes feeding of large heavy walled materials possible without the risk of jams, blocking or excessive wear on guide rails. Like all VIRTUS shredders the VHS series can be tailored to individual requirements, this includes different drive powers, knife configurations as well as discharge options. The shredders have been engineered for strength and reliability in daily operation. These shredders can easily be integrated into complete lines with other Virtus products and accessories such as belts, granulators, etc.
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Robust oversized bearings ensure long lifetime and high service intervals.
The light-duty wood shredders use square knives, producing high quality output. The cutters can be turned after a side is worn out.
The large feeding hopper allows the shredder to be used for a variety of materials.
Angled hydraulic pusher to ensure optimal material feeding and ingestion.
|Cutting Chamber Volume||m3||0.6||1.25||2|
|Effective Working Area||mm x mm||520 x 470||800 x 820||1080 x 1040|
|Drive Capacity||kW||45||55||90||2 x 75||2 x 90|
|Stator Knives||rows||1 x 5||1 x 6||1 x 7||1 x 9||1 x 9|
|Cutting Chamber Volume||m3||3.6||4.7||5.5||7.2||8.9|
|Effective Working Area||mm x mm||1360 x 1430||1640 x 1550||1920 x 1550||2480 x 1550||2480 x 1550|