The Portable Drum Crusher Model DC8000-20 Diesel is for use in multiple or remote locations where the electrical supply is limited or unavailable. The trailer and machine weigh 5,000 pounds and is capable of being pulled by a standard pick up truck with a Class 3 hitch. The trailer is supplied with electrical brakes.
The power for the crushing mechanism comes from a 20 HP cast iron diesel engine. The engine runs at 3600 rpm. The machine develops 85,000 pounds (38,555 Kg) of force and will crush a standard 55 gallon steel drum down to 2.5 inches. It is designed for heavy-duty continuous use.
Designed, developed and assembled in the USA: All parts and components that go into the equipment are designed and developed meeting all American standards.
We provide the largest selection of drum crusher compactors in order to meet any special project requirements.
We provide the largest selection of drum crushers & drum crushers-compactors in order to meet any special project requirements. Commercial & industrial performance, electric, gasoline & diesel motors, in-plant & portable models.
Commercial Drum Crushers (DC5000 & DC6000 Models): These models can crush up several hundred drums in a day down to 2.5 to 3” depending on the gauge steel of the drum. Commercial drum crushers are the most standard drum crushers in the market. All drum crushers from the competition fit under this classification. Our Drum Crusher DC5000 & DC6000 Models are heavy duty systems and the best selling drum crushers around the world.
Industrial Drum Crushers (DC7000 & DC8000 Models): These model drum crushers can crush drums and/or pack drums on a continuous basis. Many of Drumbeaters of America, Inc. clients have crushed up to 1400 + drums that run facilities 24 hours. Industrial drum crushers models have the options to enlarge the chamber allowing to crush 110 gallon salvage or overpak drums as well as compacting waste inside of the drums. Our Industrial Drum Crushers DC7000 & DC8000 Models are super heavy duty systems and the only "limitless" drum crushers in the market.
Our Company is staffed with mechanical and electrical engineers and has a prototype fabrication and machine shop. The final assembly of all products and systems is performed at Drumbeaters' facility located in Elburn, Illinois, USA.
Drumbeaters of America specializes in the engineering and manufacturing of systems for industrial companies to reduce the volume of waste products generated in manufacturing and to transform the waste products so they can be recycled.
Drumbeaters is staffed with mechanical and electrical engineers with international standards experience. Our final assembly is performed at the Drumbeaters of America facility located in Elburn, Illinois, USA.
Our clients include Fortune 500 manufacturers, U.S. military installations, governmental agencies, global companies and waste remediation contractors. Our equipment and systems have been shipped worldwide.
We work with organizations of all sizes across all industries around the world. Since our earliest days, we've been devoting all our efforts to our clients, achieving great successes and building lasting relationships.