Stainless Steel: Shaft, augers and paddles, along with aluminum mixing and pugging chambers, ensure rust-free clay processing.
Large Hopper: Oversized hopper door allows for easy loading of up to 45 lbs. of clay per batch.
Batch Mixing Capability: Full batch mixing and blending capability allows for moisture adjustment before pugging.
Pugmill Output: Switch to PUG after a batch is completely mixed, the Power Wedger unloads itself in the form of 3" diameter deaired logs.
Vacuum Deaired: Each batch can be deaired by starting the vacuum pump when the load is mixed. Air is removed during the last stage of mixing, leaving an air-free product when pugged out.
Sealed Chamber: Leaving moist clay in the Power Wedger is not a problem. All openings are sealed so clay will stay moist indefinitely.
Wheels are included and can be installed on the motor end of the VPM-20 stand for easy transport.
Variable Speed Control now comes stock on the VPM-20
Shown with Optional Stand: Heavy duty stand has a shelf, with adjustable height.
Maximum Batch Capacity: 45 pounds
Pugging Rate*: 600 lbs. per hour
Mixing Rate*: 180 lbs. per hour
Dimensions: 42"L x 13"W x 20"H
Crated Weight: 270 lbs.
Hopper Door Size: 7" x 7"
Pug size: 3" round
Motor** 1 HP 1-phase, 10.3 amps at 120 volts
Vacuum pump 1/3 HP, 4 amps at 120 volts
*Capacities vary depending on clay conditions, type, moisture, etc.
**3-phase, 50Hz and other motors are available on special orders.