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Product Profile - Hogzilla HC 1462

Posted on: Mar 21, 2016 - 06:00 AM | Recycling Equipment University
Hogzilla HC series grinders have the ideal combination of features, portability, and large-scale production capabilities to meet all of the needs of large industrial grinding operations.  While manufactured with heavy-duty components for large-scale production, they maintain a low profile and sleek design. The HC series is equipped standard with a Hydraulic Coupling drive to eliminate the common repair hassles of dry clutch and protect the engine from torsional shock. The HC-1462 has three models – HC-1462P (original portable), HC-1462L (with a loader) and HTC-1... More

How to Determine How Much Carbide you Need on Your Tips/Inserts and Swing Hammers

Posted on: Mar 18, 2016 - 06:00 AM | Tub & Horizontal Grinder Wear Parts
Sonja Zehr is the Sales Manager for Grinder Wear Parts and has a lifetime’s worth of knowledge about the wood grinding/wear parts industry having grown up in the family business. For this post she offered some tips on application of carbide, an extremely hard material that is applied to the parts of the tip/insert that wear out fastest, to various wear parts to extend their usage.   According to Sonja, the best way to determine how much carbide you need is to check your worn parts. Most of the time too much carbide is used. If that is the case you end up paying too much be... More