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January 6, 2014
Recycling Today Staff

eagle tire debeader1. Eagle tire debeader. Eagle International, based in Dakota Dunes, S.D., has introduced the OTR Debeader for tire recyclers handling off-the-road (OTR) tires. Product features include:

  • Designed to allow recyclers to pull the steel bead bundles from radial tires found in OTR applications
  • Suitable for all sizes of radial OTR tires
  • Product design is based on customer requests
  • Recovered steel can add to tire recyclers’ revenue streams
  • Engineered specifically for this task
  • Average hourly production of six to eight tires
  • Tires are lifted onto the machine and are completely contained

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digital weight indicator2. Rice Lake compact digital weight indicator. Rice Lake Weighing Systems, Rice Lake, Wis., has launched the new 880 Performance Series, a compact yet full-size digital weight display and controller. Rice Lake says the 880 offers these features:

  • A compact, modular design with a removable indicator face and overall depth of slightly more than 4 inches
  • Adaptable to a broad spectrum of technologies, whether they require USB, RS-232 or a standard Ethernet connection
  • Operates as a standalone controller but also connects to a wide range of industrial networking protocols

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hard drive shredder3. Allegheny hard drive shredder. Allegheny Shredders, Delmont, Pa., has introduced the Allegheny 12HD7.5 hard drive/e-scrap shredder, offering these features, according to the company:

  • Swift, secure destruction of hard drives, server drives, mobile devices, electronic scrap, laptops (without batteries) and more;
  • A 7.5-horsepower motor allows two hard drives to be destroyed at once
  • Compact, heavy-duty machine can be mounted on casters
  • Can be installed in a truck for mobile on-site destruction applications

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interim tier 44. Hyundai Construction Equipment Interim Tier 4 HL740-9A wheel loader. Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc., Norcross, Ga., has added the HL740-9A wheel loader to its line of 9A wheel loaders. The new model offers these features, Hyundai says:

  • A certified Interim Tier 4 engine upgrade, improved durability and enhanced operator comfort compared with previous models
  • Engineered for maximum power and performance
  • A fuel-efficient, low-noise 156-horsepower Cummins Tier 4 Interim and EU Stage IIIB QSB6.7 engine with electronic controls and diagnostics
  • Allows the operator to customize engine power, automatic transmission, shift time and clutch cut-off activation
  • Three engine power modes and four transmission power shift modes
  • Available in an extended-reach (XTD) model for jobs requiring a higher dump height

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