Feeding System Augers
Sudenga’s 4″ round augers are a great option for livestock feeding system applications. Customize for your needs. Available with a variety of accesories to complete your setup.
TO SELECT AN AUGER SYSTEM
1. Choose an RPM for your required capacity.
2. Find the estimated horsepower required.
3. Find the type of belt required.
Select an RPM for your required capacity. Capacities are for corn (14-15% moisture) or ground feed and wheat (14%moisture). Multiply by .61 for soybeans (14% moisture).
Capacities are based on a 65% auger fill rate. 80% is theoretical maximum. Soybeans have a 40% fill rate with a 55% theoretical maximum.
Find the estimated horsepower for your RPM, auger length, and angle of incline. Horsepowers are for corn, wheat and beans (15% moisture). Multiply the horsepower by 1.2 for ground feed. Multiply by 1.42 for corn at 25% moisture.
3. BELT SELECTION
Select the belt for your RPM, and horsepower combination.
Assemblies & Accessories
4″ round augers are ordered by assemblies. The illustration below shows how components are grouped into the assemblies. By ordering from each assembly, you will have a complete auger, less accessories. Accessories, such as intake hoppers, discharges, mounting brackets, etc. are ordered as needed.
A – HEAD SECTION ASSEMBLY
Includes a starter tube and flighting. The length given is the tubing length. Flighting lengths are 6” longer to accommodate an intake hopper or cage intake.
B – MOTOR MOUNT ASSEMBLY
Includes a motor mount and belt guard.
C – BELT AND PULLEY ASSEMBLY
Selected by RPM and your motor frame size. Includes pulleys, belts, and belt guard.
D – EXTENSION ASSEMBLY
Includes a tube and flighting. Deduct the length of the head section from the overall length required.
E – CONNECTOR SLEEVE
Includes the sleeve and a connector shaft. Order one sleeve for each extension assembly.
Order accessories (intake hoppers, discharges, mount-ing brackets, etc) as needed.