[MAX] Series I Grain Bin Sweep

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Series I commercial sweeps for bins to 80' dia. are available in 8", 10", and 12" sizes. Capacities from 2050 to 5900 BPH. Recommended sweep size is 2" smaller than the diameter of the underbin auger that it will feed. Sweeps include all extension sections, chain reduction drive, belt(s), pulleys(s), belt(s), belt guard, motor mount, and end wheel. Add options like the Reduction End Wheel or Motorized Push Tractor and Patented Sensor for added performance.

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Standard Features

► Diameters of 7-1/4", 9-1/4" and 11-1/4"

► Sweeps include all extension sections, chain reduction drive, belt(s), pulleys(s), belt(s), belt guard, motor mount, and end wheel.

► Sweep carrier is included on bins 48' and larger for uneven floors.

 

Capacities

Capacities

Sweep Diameter

Approximate Capacities*

7-1/4"

To 2050 BPH

9-1/4"

To 3700 BPH

11-1/4"

To 5900 BPH

*Dependent on RPM and material characteristics.

 

Specifications

Auger Specifications

Flight Diameter

Flight Thickness

Flight Pipe

Flight Shaft

7-1/4"

3/6"

2-1/2"

1-1/4"

9-1/4"

1/4"

2-7/8"

1-1/2"

11-1/4"

1/4"

2-7/8"

1-1/2"

 

 

Options

► Additional Sweep Carriers (if needed)

Keeps sweep flightings from "bottoming out" on uneven floors.

► Sweep Walkers

Steel wheel durability and rubber wheels traction; offset cams produce positive movement in grain; height adjustment for uneven floors; greasable bronze bearings

► Sweep Stops

Attaches to the inside of the bin wall; limits the sweep to one revolution

► Reduction Drive End Wheels

Limits wheel spin; provides longer wheel life

► Caster Jack

Eases positioning of the sweep over the center sump; similar to Series II Sweep

► Tractor Drive

Includes dual foam filled tires, weight bracket, four suitcase weights and 3/4 HP explosion proof motor (contact factory for explosion proof applications); this option requires an Auto Advance System

 

NOTICE

DO NOT OPERATE THE SWEEP ARM FULLY ASSEMBLED ON THE FIRST PASS UNLESS APPROVED BY THE BIN MANUFACTURER.

DO NOT LEAVE THE SWEEP ATTACHED TO THE CENTER SUMP WHEN FILLING THE BIN. GRAIN WEIGHT ON THE SWEEP MAY PREVENT GATE FROM MOVEMENT, DAMAGING THE SUMP AND/OR SWEEP.