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July 8, 2013
Recycling Today Staff

1. Excel Excelarator Ballistic Separator.
Available from Excel Manufacturing, St. Charles, Minn., is the Excelarator 15T-SS ballistic separator for separation of fines and two- and three-dimensional materials. Stated product benefits include:

  • Capable of processing 15 to 18 tons of single-stream material per hour
  • Double the lift of comparable ballistic separators for larger load capacity and more accurate separation
  • On-the-fly hydraulic bed tilt allows angle changes to suit varying moisture content in the stream while in operation
  • Integrated take-off and outfeed conveyors distribute separated materials for final processing
  • Built-in glass breaking and separation capability
  • Compact size

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2. McCloskey International 516RT Trommel.
McCloskey, Peterborough, Ontario, has introduced the 516RT tracked trommel. Features include:

  • A heavy-duty chassis with four independent stabilizer jack legs, integrated hydraulic folding conveyors and radial conveyor
  • Powered by a CAT C4.4 100-horsepower engine
  • A 7-cubic-yard hopper and a 6-inch-wider feed opening than the 516 trommel, designed to provide the free flow of material
  • Fully enclosed fines flashing minimizes potential material spillage, while rubber belting along the length of the machine reduces blockages
  • Three screen sections allow for flexibility in sizing

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3. ZB Group Portable Shredder.
ZB Group’s portable track-mounted, hammermill-style metal shredders are distributed in North America by Peninsula Equipment, Lakeland, Fla. The shredders offer the following features:

  • Rotor lengths ranging from 39 inches to 82 inches
  • Five models ranging from 440 to 2,000 horsepower
  • Excel at processing aggregate and recycled concrete as well as construction and demolition debris
  • Scrap ramp and compression roller can be replaced with a “grizzly” bar and a fines conveyor for processing aggregate and concrete

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4. RMG mPulse Laser Analyzer.
U.K.-based RMG Technology has introduced the mPulse, a handheld, battery-powered analyzer for metal identification, sold in the U.S. by Verichek Technical Services, Bethel Park, Pa. Stated product features include:

  • Uses laser induced breakdown spectroscopy to identify metals
  • Calibrated for a wide range of metals with no discrimination between heavy and light elements
  • “Point and shoot” operation
  • Can be used to test large samples as well as small pieces and granules

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