Model 517 XHD
An Excellent Chopper for Processing Large Volumes of Linear Scrap.
The Model 517 XHD provides a large cutting capacity. This is the chopper of choice for custom applications or for operations converting substantial quantities of linear scrap materials.
Prepared for an abusive environment, the 517 XHD has a strong 1/2” plate steel housing. It also features a magnetic starter to protect workers from an unexpected restart after loss of power. The powerful air-activated feedworks is controlled with a footswitch for operator safety and is also capable of despooling scrap materials from reels. The 517 XHD is designed to fit on a SWEED stand that will accommodate a SWEED EZ Dump Hopper. Custom stands and additional safety upgrades are also available.
The recommended model of scrap chopper is determined by scrap size, scrap volume, and requested custom features. Please consult a SWEED representative to determine the appropriate scrap chopper for your application. The following are materials commonly processed through the 517 XHD:
High-tensile bale wire
Small, solid, aluminum and copper bars
Jacketed and non-jacketed wire and cable
SWEED scrap choppers are well-known for their robust construction and ability to endure demanding environments. SWEED scrap choppers offer a reliable and efficient solution for processing linear scrap materials while prioritizing durability, safety, and user-friendly operation.