The Model 513 is a reliable performer for larger volumes and tougher scrap materials. With a strong ½” steel plate housing, this unit is prepared for abusive environments.
The wide infeed makes this unit operationally friendly; allowing for easy feeding of material. The Model 513 scrap chopper can be customized for inline automated production applications, and also has a variety of customizable options to meet specific scrap processing needs. The Model 513 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 513:
Up to 1 ¼” x .046” domestic steel banding with clip
Up to 1 ¼” x .046” band saw blades
Various mild steel, aluminum, brass and copper bars
High-tensile bale wire
V4 knives to handle tough scrap metals
Easy-to-reach “Feedworks Release” hand lever
Infeed funnel with “Anti-Kickback” flap
Both feedrolls are driven to improve feeding efficiency
Knives can be rotated (4 times) for extended life
Hinged front guard allows for easy routine maintenance
Made and supported in the USA