EP-08 / 15 / 25 Elevating Prefeeders

Standard Products

 EP-08/15/25 Elevating Prefeeder

Product Overview

The EP-08/EP-15/EP-25 elevating prefeeder is designed to handle a variety of medium-sized, light weight parts.  Its 8 cubic foot capacity hopper delivers product at an average belt speed of 32’/minute. The cleated elevator belt has a nominal cleat height of 2.00” and a cleat pitch of 6.00” allowing for maximum product loading. A heavy duty variable speed motor helps to ensure proper product metering. Note: Controllers and mechanical level sensors are not supplied with this unit.

EP-08 Elevating Prefeeder
Part Number EP0808XASA
Motor Style AC
Motor Voltage 230/460V
Horsepower 1/4hp
Total Equipment Weight 720lbs. / 327kg
Hopper Capacity (EP-08/15/25) 8–15–25 cu.ft. / 227–425–708 liters
  • Standard Features
  • Stainless steel construction
  • FDA/USDA approved belting – white 1-ply solid woven polyester fabric with 0.156″ thick white PVC coating and PVC cleats
  • Hopper clean out door
  • One piece formed hopper (8 cubic foot capacity)
  • Available Options
  • Elevator extensions*
  • Hoper extensions for 15 and 25 cubic foot capacity
  • Continuous welded hopper seams (EP-15/EP-25)
  • Elevator/hopper covers
  • Washdown motor
  • Pneumatic hopper agitator (#AGITATOREP08)
  • Casters
  • NEMA 1 encased controller
EP-08 Dimensions and Specifications
Product Specifications ANSI Metric
A Overall Width 42.13″ 1070.1 mm
B Overall Length 73.11″ 1857.0 mm
C Lower Chassis Footprint 63.01″ 1600.5 mm
D Discharge Height 48.70″ 1273.0 mm
E Hopper Load Height – EP-08 36.00″ 914.4 mm
E Hopper Load Height – EP-15 43.00″ 1092.2 mm
E Hopper Load Height – EP-25 52.00″ 1320.8 mm
F Belt Width 8.00″ 203.2 mm
G Overall Height 74.30″ 1887.2 mm
Note: It is strongly recommended that the frame of the prefeeder be reinforced and/or additionally supported for elevator extensions of 54″ or greater.

Shibuya Hoppmann Corporation strives to improve its products and reserves the right to change or discontinue specifications and designs shown in this information sheet without notice and without incurring obligation. Revised: 05/18.