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Bucket elevators are available with discharge heights exceeding 200'. Standard capacities up to 20,000 bushels per hour. Capacities in excess of 20,000 BPH are quoted to specification. A variety of accessories are available along with support towers, catwalk, trussing kits, spouting and distributors. Contact us for assistance selecting and pricing a bucket elevator. Our experienced, knowledgeable staff is available to help guide you through the selection process.

 

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Commercial ag or on-farm applications, we are solutions providers. Contact Sudenga Industries for assistance in selecting and pricing bucket elevators. Our experienced, knowledgeable staff is available to help guide you through the selection process. Whether you have been thinking about your material handling system for years or days, give us a call, we can provide assistance which will help you avoid common pitfalls and mistakes that cost time and money.

 

 

Industrial Design

Capacities from 175 to 40,000 BPH. Honest Capacity Ratings.

Drum Style Head Pulleys. Holz replaceable slide lagging standard on SR 36, 42 & 48, and Hi-Cap Models 24, 30, and 48. Rubber lagging with herringbone pattern standard other sizes. All oil and fire resistant. Self-cleaning slatted boot pulley standard – all models.

Goodyear Pathfinder Supreme rubber belting, static conducting, best for oil and flame resistance. Stays pliable in winter. Unsurpassed for feed mill use.

Double row spherical roller pillow block bearings standard on Medium “24” and larger legs, pillow block ball bearings on Model “C” 6” and Model “12” Junior legs. Split bearings available for easy replacement

Turned, ground, and polished head and boot shafts, for guaranteed true dimension and straightness.

Durable polyethylene vented cups standard for better cup fill and discharge; increased venting available for light or hard to handle products. Nylon available.

Hinged and gasketed inspection ports, with screens for safety, removable for service access.

Trunking section lengths in 2’ increments allow desired discharge height.

Trunking inspection port can be located in 4 locations for operator visibility.

Metal backed urethane or rubber lined discharge and transition standard on 36” diameter and larger, optional on smaller units.

Pre-welded platforms make for easy and quick assembly. Lifting eyes on head sections are standard. Jacking bolts for head shaft alignment standard on 24” and larger.

Jig assembled and continuous welded construction for superior durability and hassle free installation. Heavy plate trunking flanges standard on most sizes.

Phosphatized, primed, and painted with a 2-part polyurethane paint. Blue paint standard. White, red, or gray optional at no charge. Hot dipped galvanized construction optional. Read more about our finish types here.

A variety of accessories are available along with support towers, catwalk, trussing kits, spouting and distributors.

Backed by a company with over 125 years of experience.

 

 

Series

Model

BPH

CFPH

Ton/hr
 (60#/cf)

Ton/hr
(70#/cf)

Maximum Discharge Height

'C" Series

C-175-6-1.25

C-500-6-1.25

C-800-6-1.25

175

500

800

220

630

1,000

6.6

18.9

30

7.7

22

35

60'

60'

60'

Junior Series

JR-1000-12-1.75*

JR-1250-12-1.75

JR-1500-12-1.75

JR-3000-12-1.75

1,000

1,250

1,500

3,000

1,250

1,565

1,875

3,750

38

47

56

113

44

55

66

131

90'

90'

90'

90'

DC 12" Series

DC1200-2000

DC12-3000

2,000

3,000

2,500

3,750

75

113

87

131

100'

100'

Medium 24" Series

M-2600-24-203

M-3000-24-203

M-3500-24-203

2,600

3,000

3,500

3,250

3,750

4,375

100

113

132

114

131

153

170'

150'

130'

Medium 30" Series

M-4000-30-203

M-4500-30-203

M-5000-30-203

4,000

4,500

5,000

5,000

5,625

6,250

150

169

188

175

200

219

196'

174'

158'

Senior 36" Series

SR-5000-36-307

SR-6500-36-307

SR-7500-36-307

SR-10000-36-307

5,000

6,500

7,500

10,000

6,250

8,125

9,375

12,500

188

245

281

375

219

284

328

437

210'

210'

180'

160'

Senior 42" Series

SR-10000-42-307

SR-12500-42-307

SR-15000-42-307

10,000

12,500

15,000

12,500

15,625

18,750

375

469

563

437

546

656

198'

158'

132'

Senior 48" Series

SR-12500-48-307

SR-15000-48-307

12,500

15,000

15,625

18,750

469

563

546

656

210'

168'

Hi-Cap 24" Series

HC-4300-24

HC-5200-24

HC-6000-24

4,300

5,200

6,000

5,375

6,500

7,250

162

196

219

189

229

256

152'

120'

110'

Hi-Cap 30" Series HC-7500-30 7,500 9,060 203 317 140'
Hi-Cap 48" Series

HC-17500-48

HC-20000-48

17,500

20,000

21,875

25,000

656

750

765

874

168'

164'

*Soft Dump Series
Capacities are based on 75% cup fill.
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View the complete specification chart here.

 

 

What is Better: Painted, Sheet Metal or Hot-Dipped Galvanized Finish?
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