Stainless Single Drum FillerStainless Single Drum Filler

Stainless Single Drum Filler

Built for a food grade application, this is an all-stainless steel, top and sub-surface, drum and pail filling machine for filling 5 to 55 gallon containers. All the wetted parts comply with sanitary conditions.

Product Details: Item No. 67

Model: SDF-5510

Rate: 1 drum/minute, depending on viscosity

Container: 5 to 55 gallon steel, plastic or fiber drums

Material: Carbon, galvanized, or stainless steel construction, all wetted parts use 316 stainless steel

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Overview

Built for a food grade application, this filling machine is used whenever filled drums will be picked-up by a fork truck, or palletized. It is an all-stainless steel, semi-automatic, top and sub-surface, drum and pail filling machine. The conveyors are also all-stainless steel construction with wash-down duty drives. When used in the sub-surface mode, this filling machine will fill 5 to 55 gallon containers. If open mouth containers are used, this filler can run automatically. All the necessary controls to operate the filler and conveyors are on the operator handle.

 

Description of Operation

This all-stainless steel system is a model DF-5510 sub-surface and a top-fill machine to fill 5 to 55 gallon containers.

  • Containers automatically convey to and from the fill station when called
  • If a tight-head container is used, the operator aligns the bung opening under the lance
  • If an open-top drum is used, the machine can be made to run automatically
  • By pressing the start button, the lance travels to the bottom of the container
  • The machine will automatically zero the tare weight before starting the fill cycle
  • The machine will fill in three speed; slow/fast/slow, if necessary
  • When filled to the predetermined weight, the lance will automatically retract
  • The operator presses a button to discharge the filled container and call another empty
  • Fill a 55 gallon drum with water in 45 seconds at 80 gallons per minute product flow

Technical Specifications

This all-stainless steel system is a model DF-5510 sub-surface and a top-fill machine to fill 5 to 55 gallon containers.

  • Lance and all other wetted parts are 316 stainless steel
  • Two infeed full-port ball valves to prevent hammering
  • Scale is 1,000 lb capacity
  • Controller is an Allen Bradley PLC with 250 product menu
  • Touch screen is an Allen Bradley color Panel View
  • Communications port for interface with Drum Filler in the Cloud
  • Three speed fill cycle, slow/fast/shot, if needed
  • NTEP approved scale and weight meter
  • NEMA 4 control panel, others optional
  • Air cylinder raises and lowers the lance carriage
  • Automatic zero tare weight before fill cycle
  • Air operated drip pan and UHMW wiper ring
  • Operator troubleshooting interface with prompts
  • Automatic abort if lance is not aligned with bung opening
  • Filler won’t start without container present
  • Rugged all-welded stanchion and carriage assembly
  • Fill a 55 gallon drum of water in 45 seconds at 80 gallons per minute input

Liquid Filling Equipment Options

Concept Drawing

Concept Drawing Stainless Single Drum Filler

Additional information

Portability

Stationary – Floor mounted

Fume Booth

No

Conveyor System For Empty And Full Containers

Standard

Foaming Product

Yes

Automation Type

Semi-Automatic – Operator positions lance to container or container to lance

Product Temperature

<250

Container Type (Standard)

Drum-Plastic, Drum-Steel

Container Type (Optional)

Pails

Fill Heads (Standard)

1 Fill Head

Fill Heads (Optional)

2 Fill Head, 3 Fill Head, 4 Fill Head

Classification for Explosive / Flammable Environments (Standard)

Unclassified

Classification for Explosive / Flammable Environments (Optional)

Class I – Div I, Class I – Div II

Site Conditions (Standard)

Corrosive Environment, Food Grade, Industrial Standard, Requires Washdown

Site Conditions (Optional)

Outdoor

Frame Construction / Coating (Standard)

Stainless 304

Frame Construction / Coating (Optional)

Carbon Steel Enamel, Carbon Steel Epoxy, Stainless 316

Product - Wetted Parts (Standard)

Food Grade, Standard 316

Product - Wetted Parts (Optional)

Corrosive / Caustic

Product Viscosity Handling (Standard)

0-2,500 CPS (Water to Maple Syrup), 10,000 CPS (Honey), 100,000 CPS (Toothpaste), 50,000 CPS (Ketchup)

Product Viscosity Handling (Optional)

250,000 CPS (Peanut Butter)