Bare Root Potter

hopper
Bare Root Potter

 

  • Fill Pots
  • Fill Flats
  • Fill Bare Root Materials
  • Quick and Easy
The Bare Root Potter from Ellis Products has several unique features. A low profile hopper for easy loading, available in both four (4) cubic yards and none (9) cubic yard capacity. The unique shape of the hop-per needs no agitation to assist in soil flow. The chain conveyor delivers a positive flow for uninterrupted production. The use of Logic Programmable Controls (LPC) for variable speed soil control on both the hopper and pot filling conveyor. A portable control unit, free standing for easy placement and operation. A vibrator on the conveyor makes soil settle rapidly for fast bare root potting. A soil return moves excess material back through the conveyor for recycling. Then a pot transfer to move pots and flats over the soil return to optional conveyor.
*Available in single and three phase.
*Vibrator optional.
BARE ROOT POTTER SPECIFICATIONS
Single Phase Infeed Power 220 volt
Total Amp Draw 40 amps
Combined units consists of:
1. Soil hopper 3 HP/three phase motor/8.2 amps
2. Return Conveyor #1 2 HP/single phase motor/9.2 amps
3. Vibrator 1 HP/single phase motor/6.4 amps
4. Return Conveyor #2 2 HP/single phase motor/9.2 amps
NOTE: Soil hopper and pot conveyor are variable speed
Basic Measurements:
Soil hopper – 8’ wide at back, 6’6” tall, 10’ in length
Pot Conveyor – 20” wide with 19” belt, 26” tall, 12’ in length
Control Panel – 5’6” tall
Approximate Weight – 3000 lbs.