The dumper allows boxes and other containers to be loaded at floor level, sealed against a discharge hood, elevated and tipped, mating the hood outlet to a gasketted inlet port fitted to any receiving vessel.
The unit accommodates Gaylords and other boxes from 36 in. to 48 in. (915 mm to 1220 mm) on a side and 39 in. to 44 in. (990 mm to 1117 mm) overall height.
A pneumatic or manual slide gate valve prevents material flow until the discharge cone has been properly seated, and allows discharging at controlled rates.
Optional receiving hoppers configured with the company's mechanical or pneumatic conveyors are available to transport discharged material to any plant location.
Container platform of TIP-TITE® High-Lift Box/Container Dumper raises to form dust-tight seal between container and discharge hood before the assembly is raised vertically and then tipped, mating the hood outlet with the gasketted inlet port on any receiving vessel 6 to 10 ft (183 to 305 cm) high.