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June 7, 2013
Recycling Today Staff

1. Liebherr LH 30 M Litronic Material Handler.
Newport News, Va.-based Liebherr Construction Equipment Co. has introduced the LH 30 M Litronic material handler, one of a new line of handlers offered by the company with several features and benefits:

  • Vertically integrated machine uses Liebherr components, such as diesel engines, hydraulic cylinders, electronics and attachments
  • Succeeds the A 924 C model
  • Powered by a four-cylinder, stage IIIB/Tier 4i engine
  • Operating weight of 63,500 pounds, engine output of 173 horsepower
  • Suitable for loading trucks or rail cars, feeding scrap metal shears and shredders, sorting and handling bulk material

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2. DustBoss Suppression Rings.

Dust Control Technology (DCT), Peoria, Ill., has introduced four new sizes of its DustBoss DB-RTM dust suppression ring to provide more options with regard to conveyor sizes and discharge flows. Product benefits:

  • Designed for use at material discharge points on conveyors or chutes to create a virtual curtain around the outflow for particle containment
  • Focused dust management is suited to continuous duty
  • Nine sizes available, including new 30-, 48-, 54- and 72-inch models
  • Stainless steel rings engineered for strength and longevity
  • Requires no electrical power or compressed air
  • Can be customized with DCT’s Variable Particle Sizing technology

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3. Columbus McKinnon Series 653 Lever Hoist.

Columbus McKinnon Corp., Amherst, N.Y., is offering its CM Series 653 ratchet lever hoist with a new shorter handle design. The design improvement is intended to offer a number of benefits, the company says:

  • Ideal for confined work areas, the updated Series 653 3/4 and 1-1/2 ton capacity models are designed to be nimble and easy to operate
  • More compact lever hoist allows the operator to take advantage of the 360-degree rotating handle with less worry of obstructions
  • Features corrosion resistant parts and one-handed chaining mechanism


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4. Saturn Grizzly Super 80 Granulator.
Available from Granutech-Saturn Systems, based in Grand Prairie, Texas, is the new Super 80 (S-80) Saturn Grizzly grinder, featuring several design and performance enhancements:

  • Capacity of 10 tons per hour in rubber scrap recycling applications
  • Higher horsepower, slower speed and four-times-higher torque than the original Model 80
  • Suitable for a variety of materials, including tires, nonferrous metal, biomass, plastics and e-scrap
  • Additional features include housing liner plates, two-piece screen design, multi-edge reusable knives and service platforms and handrails

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