Scrap Choppers


Scrap Choppers

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Machine Concepts specializes in custom designed scrap choppers to accommodate all your slitting and side trimming scrap handling needs. Our capabilities include new machine development, upgrades and retrofits into existing lines.

Standard Features

  • Dual drum with raked blade cutting action – optional straight blade available
  • True elliptical knife profile to maintain constant knife clearance throughout the cut
  • Each knife has four cutting edges
  • Quiet operation and reduced peak drive torque
  • Arbors supported on both sides of cut via precision tapered roller bearings
  • Easy access, setup and maintenance of knives
  • Customized self-threading scrap chutes
  • Broad gauge range with no setup change
  • Shorter scrap lengths
  • Anti-backlash helical gearing
  • Heavy-duty welded steel housings
  • New machine development, upgrades and retrofits into existing lines and/or installations