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Heavy Duty Shredding Machine

In the cases that you need to shred large volume of material daily or shredding very tough material, you need to use a heavy duty shredding machine. Light models of shredders definitely are not powerful enough for such application. Then a heavy duty shredder normally is used in specialized recycling plants that need to break large volume of various types of tough material. It is so widely used in some manufacturing plants that generate considerable quantity of rigid and high-toughness waste daily and need to break them into smaller pieces before delivering to recycling plants.

What is heavy duty shredding machine?

There is actually no clear definition for heavy duty shredding machine. However, as a specialized shredder supplier, we normally judge whether it is a heavy duty shredder according to the motor power. For a single shaft shredder, when the motor power is above 30KW, we consider it as a heavy duty shredding machine. For a double shaft shredder, when the total motor power is above 40KW, we consider it as a heavy duty shredding machine.

What material can a heavy duty shredder handle?

A heavy shredder can handle a very wide range of materials. Here are some typical types:

– General urban waste like paper, plastic bottles, cardboard, plastic bags, aluminum cans 

– Industrial waste like injection runners, oil drums, filters, jumbo bags 

– Medial waste like injection syringes, infusion bags, protective suits, medicine boxes 

– Agricultural waste like agricultural film, greenhouse supporting poles 

How much will it cost for a heavy duty shredder?

Different manufacturers quote very differently due to the difference in design, technology adopted and labor cost when building a heavy duty shredder. So far buying a heavy duty shredder from China is still much less costly than buying in Europe or America. Price is mainly in the range of US$20,000 to US$100,000, depending how big machine you choose and which supplier you buy from. Finding a reliable shredder supplier is indeed critical, which will bring you high ROI rate and will also minimize the long term repairing and maintenance cost. PROSINO is a leading supplier of heavy duty shredder and its reputation is quite good. So you can access the website to view details of its heavy duty shredders.

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