Contact details:Unit B, Copley Hill Trading Estate, Whitehall Road, Leeds, LS12 1HE

Telephone: 0113 243 8290

Fax: 0113 248 2796


Contact person:  Julian Heyworth


Country of origin: United Kingdom     

Technical Specification

Typical applications include:  

  • All liquid filled containers
  • Dairy products
  • Biscuits
  • Cereals
  • Granules (e.g. coffee, sugar, salt and gravy),
  • Pasta,
  • Tinned Foods
  • Cosmetic Items
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Plasterboards, industrial cake or filter cake               

Operating principle: Materials are fed into the LB series Pulveriser via an infeed hopper.  The system comprises twin ‘breaker’ shafts comprising multi-blade breaker knives which contra-rotate, pulverising the packaging and releasing the contents against an interchangeable breaker bar grille.  The product can be collected in a number of ways dependent upon the process requirement.

The LB Series Pulveriser is designed, manufactured and assembled in the UK.  All systems are fully supported and maintained from Meltog’s factory in Leeds.

Available models: LB11, LB22, LB44

Throughput capacity (m3/h): Up to 25 tonnes per hour (dependent upon mix)

Separation efficiency (%): Up to 99%

Speed (rpm): Variable 20 – 80 rpm

Power requirements (kW): 11kW – 44kW – Bespoke machines can be designed and supplied to suit application

Dimensions (mm): From 546 x 732 to 1210 x 1650 (Pulverising area)

Base package includes: LB Series Pulveriser, mounting frame and control system – hoppers and stands can be designed and supplied to suit requirements

Fabrication: Mild Steel construction with either steel or stainless steel lining plates

Layout: To suit process – an application can be seen by watching the web site video (4 mins & 7 secs in) at the following address:

Anticipated delivery time: 6 – 12 weeks (dependent upon model and ancillary equipment etc)

Guarantees provided by the supplier: Standard 12 month warranty based upon single shift operation covering non-wear parts. Enhanced warranty packages are available.

Price range (£):  From £ 15,000 to £ 100,000

Annual operating costs for maintenance and consumables (%): Providing operating and maintenance procedures are followed, maintenance and consumables costs are minimal.  Whilst specific costs will depend upon usage and application for budget purposes a figure of up to 5% should be considered

References: Can be provided on specific request

Estimated Maintenance cost £/a or % of purchase price: Approximately 5% of purchase price, specific costs will depend upon usage and application.

Required service Intervals: Basic regular maintenance is required, as defined in the operating manual. Meltog recommend a minimum service interval of 6 months.

The above information has been provided by Meltog, WRAP cannot be held responsible for any information provided here. Please refer to full disclaimer.