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U3 Series
Fragile or Abrasive
U Series Bucket Elevators—

First designed especially for fertilizer and abrasive material handling and now used in many other applications because they last longer than other legs. Single leg design and heavier in every way: materials of construction, bearings, belting, buckets. For most hostile applications. 14 models with capacities ranging from 94 ft3/h to 7,500 ft3/h.

Bucket Elevators up to 3,750 ft3/h (105 m3/h)/140 tph
Exclusive "EASY DUMPTM" Design (U3-1250ED only)

*Because we constantly strive to provide the finest material handling equipment, establishing industry standards, specifications must remain subject to change without notice.*

Model U3-1600ED U3-4300 U3-5600
Capacity - Free Flowing Material @ 85% Bucket Fill

1,625 ft3/h

46 m3/h

4,375 ft3/h

124 m3/h

5,625 ft3/h

159 m3/h

Short tph@ 50 lbs. cu. ft. 40 tph 109 tph 140 tph
Short tph @ 75 lbs. cu. ft. 60 tph 164 tph 210 tph
Belt Speed 177 fpm 380 fpm 500 fpm
Headshaft rpm 55 rpm 118 rpm 155 rpm
Bucket Spacing 6" 6" 6"
Head Casing 12 gauge with angle iron frame and 7 ga. rim
Headshaft Diameter 1-15/16" to 40', 2-15/16" (optional)
Headshaft Bearing Ball bearing pillow block; roller (optional)
Head Pulley 12" Diameter crown face with vulcanized rubber lagging
Buckets 11" x 5-1/2" plastic or 16 gauge steel
Belting 12" wide PVC; rubber (optional)
Legging 12 gauge single leg with angle iron corners
Boot Casing 7 gauge
Bootshaft 1-11/16" Diameter
Bootshaft Bearing Ball bearing take-up unit
Boot Pulley 12" dia. x 12" wide wing type
Construction Carbon or 304 stainless steel
Drive Package Optional
Motor Optional


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