Manual Load Billet Feeder
Billets are elevated from the hopper via a cleated belt, carried over the top of the elevator and accumulated in a continuous, diameter-to-diameter stream. An air-operated escapement discharges one billet at a time into an air-operated pusher feeding an induction heater.
Model 2300 Elevating Hopper Feeder
Feeds center tubes from a random loaded hopper The tubes are elevated by a cleated belt with axis-horizontal and discharged in a continuous, vertical, diameter-to-diameter stack.