Introducing the Model 517XHD – the ultimate chopper for custom applications and high-volume linear scrap materials. This powerful machine boasts a large cutting capacity and is built to withstand the toughest environments.
The 517XHD features a robust 1/2” plate steel housing, ensuring durability and longevity. A magnetic starter protects workers from unexpected restarts after power loss. The air-activated feedworks is controlled via a footswitch for operator safety, and it's capable of despooling scrap materials from reels.
This chopper is designed to fit on a Sweed stand that accommodates the Sweed EZ Dump Hopper, providing a complete scrap management solution. Custom stands and additional safety upgrades are also available for those who demand the highest standards of performance and safety.
Up to 1 ½” x .046” band saw blades
High-tensile bale wire
Solid aluminum and copper bars
Tube and pipe
Jacketed and non-jacketed wire and cable
V4 knives to handle tough scrap metals
Wire wear package
Footswitch controlled air-activated feedworks
Easy-to-reach “Feedworks Release” hand lever
Infeed funnel with “Anti-Kickback” flap
Knives can be rotated (4 times) for extended life
Hinged front guard allows for easy routine maintenance