Gravity Feed Hopper

Gravity Feed Hopper

Transco Northwest can custom fabricate a Front End Loader Hopper with Discharge Conveyor, and is assembled complete with the following:
13′ wide x 9′-8″ long hopper opening with 3 wing extensions and 16 ton storage capacity (based on 100 lbs/cu. ft. material). The Hopper is constructed of 1/4″ thick steel plate with reinforcing, and features a Heavy duty semi-portable support structure constructed of 5″ x 5″ square tubing with angle iron cross bracing and wide flange skid frame.

A large 30″ wide discharge conveyor with a Slide gate to control material flow and a 10 h.p. electric motor, Dodge TXT425 shaft mount speed reducer, V-belt drive and OSHA drive guard, 14″ diameter rubber lagged head pulley mounted on 2-7/16″ diameter 1045TGP shafting and Dodge (or equal) SCM pillow block bearings, head pulley nip guards, 12″ diameter self-cleaning tail pulley mounted on 2-3/16″ diameter 1045TGP shafting and Dodge (or equal) SCM pillow block bearings, screw take-up assemblies, tail terminal guard, CEMA “C” 5″ diameter conveyor idlers mounted on close centers, 3 ply conveyor belting with 3/16″ x 1/16″ rubber covers, Flexco 140 mechanical belt splice.
Skirtboards with adjustable rubber flashing at hopper opening, nip guards and Flexco Rockline belt scraper with urethane blade.
Metal surfaces are shipped with one rust inhibitor prime coat and one finish coat gray paint for all equipment, and one finish coat with safety yellow paint for all guarding.