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Drum Crusher DC5000-11.7

The Model DC5000-11.7 with electric start is for use in multiple or remote locations where the electrical supply is limited or unavailable. This system will crush a 55 gallon drum down to 4" in height greatly reducing storage space requirements and transport fees.

The unit comes with 11.7HP Gasoline Motor, hydraulic door safety switch, and an oil sight gauge with temperature indicator. Heavy duty construction, all structural components are made with heavy steel plate


DC5000-11.7 Standard Features

  • 11.7 hp gasoline motor
  • Crushing force 60,000 pounds at 3000 psi
  • Crush 55 gallon steel drum down to 3"
  • Cycle time of 25 seconds
  • 40 gallon hydraulic tank
  • Directional Control Valve
  • Drum ring locator, keep the drum aligned
  • Portability with Fork Lift Truck
  • Safety features to comply with OSHA
  • 12 Volt Battery (Included)
  • Heavy Duty Steel construction
  • Drip Pan for Liquid Containment

Available Options

  • Galvanized Finish
  • Epoxy Paint
  • Hydraulic Push Button Controls
  • More options are available (please contact us)
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About Drumbeaters of America

For over a quarter century, Drumbeaters of America has been designing and manufacturing systems that can wash, rinse, and crush drums, pack drums, remove residues from containers without increasing the waste stream, provide closed loop dispensing systems for viscous and air sensitive products, remove oil from soils, drill cuttings, and surfaces, and many more application solutions.

Drumbeaters of America Inc. specializes in engineering and manufacturing systems for industrial companies to reduce the volume of waste products generated in manufacturing, to transform the waste products so that the waste products can be recycled, and to preferably totally eliminate all wastes.

With Drumbeaters selection of equipment, all the necessary capabilities to properly remediate a wide range of waste products and to prevent the generation of waste are available. This is particularly important for companies wanting to achieve and maintain ISO 9000 and ISO 14000 certification.