Single-Shaft Shredder


Product Description

The single-shaft shredder is an optional piece of equipment in our PE film washing line reserved for lower grade films with higher levels of contamination. Unlike the plastic granulator that operates at high speeds, shredders in general operate at relatively low speeds allowing a greater leeway small pieces of rocks, glass, metals and other materials mingled into the plastic film bales that may otherwise easily damage a granulator.

single-shaft-shredder-square-knifeAnother benefit of slow rotation speed is that our single-shaft shredder, frequency controlled between 60-100 rotations per minute, is relatively quiet and produces little fines. The large vertical feeder can take in entire bales of LDPE / LLDPE films and can therefore take place of a debaler machine.

As the PE film bales enter our single-shaft shredder, a hydraulic assisted drawer pushes the material against the rotor where it will be continuously cut until it reaches the desired size. Size is controlled by a screen filter with holes that is fitted beneath the cutting chamber; The material will continue to be shredded until it is small enough to fall through.

As our single-shaft shredders are often times placed in front of the most demanding jobs, the frame and structure of our shredders use high-thickness sheets and tubular. The square knives are treatment strengthened and use only the highest quality SKD11 steel (D2 equivalent) to ensure against dulling. Depending the capacity you require, we offer a variety of standard single-shaft shredders for your choosing.


Model # Main Motor Power Hydraulic Motor Power Rotary Diameter Rotating Speed (rotations per minute) Approx. Capacity
DS-600 30 KW 4 KW ⌀400mm 85 RPM 400-600 KG/H
DS-800 45 KW 4 KW ⌀400mm 85 RPM 600-800 KG/H
DS-1000 37 KW x 2 5.5 KW ⌀450mm 80 RPM 800-1200 KG/H
DS-1200 45 KW x 2 5.5 KW ⌀500mm 70 RPM 1500-2000 KG/H


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Our lead time for single pieces of equipment is 30 days from the signing of purchase contract. For custom orders such as complete washing lines, the lead time is between 60 – 90 days. Actual lead times will depend on the project’s complexity as well as our factory’s availability.

Contact us to discuss pricing and ordering details. Here is a brief summary of our ordering procedures.

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