EP-10 / EP-20 / EP-30 Elevating Prefeeders

Standard Products

 EP-10/20/30 Elevating Prefeeder


Product Overview

The EP-10/20/30 elevating prefeeder is designed to handle a variety of medium-sized, mid-weight parts.  Its 10 cubic foot capacity hopper delivers product at an average belt speed of 32’/minute. The 12” wide cleated elevator belt has a nominal cleat height of 2.00” and a cleat pitch of 9.00” 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-10 Elevating Prefeeder
Part Number EP1012XDSA EP1012XASA
Motor Style DC AC
Motor Voltage 90V 230/460V
Horsepower 1/4hp 1/4hp
Total Equipment Weight 740lbs. / 336kg
Hopper Capacity (EP-10/20/30) 10–20–30 cu.ft. / 283–566–848 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 (10 cubic foot capacity)
  • Available Options
  • Elevator extensions*
  • Hoper extensions for 20 and 30 cubic foot capacity
  • Continuous welded hopper seams (EP-20/EP-30)
  • Elevator/hopper covers
  • Washdown motor
  • Pneumatic hopper agitator (#AGITATOREP08)
  • Casters
  • NEMA 1 encased controller
EP-10 Dimensions
Product Specifications ANSI Metric
A Overall Width 46.15″ 1172.2 mm
B Overall Length 74.62″ 1895.3 mm
C Lower Chassis Footprint 61.86″ 1571.2 mm
D Discharge Height 48.88″ 1241.6 mm
E Hopper Load Height – EP-10 38.33″ 973.6 mm
E Hopper Load Height – EP-20 47.33″ 1202.2 mm
E Hopper Load Height – EP-30 56.33″ 1430.8mm
F Belt Width 12.00″ 304.8 mm
F Overall Height 77.30″ 1963.4 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.

EP-102030-Technical-Data-Sheet