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


  • 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.


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.