The Rotary Drum Washer is a universal system designed for batch production utilizing a powered rotary drum with an internal helix to transport the parts through the system.
Typical applications for the Rotary Drum Washer are the general cleaning of small parts produced in high production volumes. Metal fasteners, stampings and electrical items are examples of products cleaned in the Rotary Drum Washer. System designs include one, two or more process stages depending on the cleaning application.
Spray piping is available in black iron, stainless steel or CPVC materials. Vertical process spray pumps used in the Rotary Drum Washer are supplied in all iron, stainless fitted or all stainless steel depending on the type of solutions used for the application.
The Rotary Drum Washer construction can include carbon steel or stainless steel tanks and housing. The heavy-duty drum is fabricated from stainless steel perforated or wedge wire materials, and are available in sizes ranging from 18in (457.2mm) to 60in (1524mm) diameter. The drum assembly includes through hardened Chrome Molybdenum steel rings, heavy-duty bearing and support components, and a variable speed electric drum drive system.
Standard features include marine type tank clean out doors, automatic tank liquid level controls, housing access doors, tank extensions with access doors, overflow and tank drain connections, pump protection screens, washer housing exhaust fans, and slopped tank bottoms.
Natural gas, electric or steam heating systems are options.
A pre-wired electrical control system is included with every Rotary Drum Washer System. A NEMA 12 enclosure is used to house NEMA or IEC electrical components including the main disconnect switch. The door mounted push buttons, indicating lights and temperature controls are also included. We can also provide special electrical controls such as programmable logic control (PLC) systems including installation, programming and documentation.