Roller Gate Handling Agricultural Hemp

Published: March 10, 2020

Quantity: 1 Vortex Roller Gate

Size & Weight: 24” (609.6 mm) 180 lbs (81.6 kg)

Handling: Agricultural Hemp

Location: Hemp Processor, Colorado, USA

Features:

  • This roller gate features a valve body constructed from 6061-T6 aluminum, and blade & material contact areas constructed from 304 stainless steel.
  • Gate is actuated using an oversized, double-acting air cylinder.
  • Lower bonnet seals are live loaded and silicone rubber backed. Valve also includes cam-adjustable slide rollers and PET roller spacers.
  • Milled access slots in the side frame allows removal and replacement of bonnet seals while the gate valve remains in service.

Application:

This Vortex Roller Gate is used for maintenance purposes by a hemp processor in the development of CBD oil. The gate sits between a gravimetric feeder and 20 cu ft extension hopper.

Uses for CBD include therapeutic relief, epilepsy, muscle recovery and a litany of other benefits.