The Long Range Food Duty Top Loading arm provides the greatest reach of all top loaders for food. It is mounted on a horizontal boom assembly that gives a wide range of operation on both vertical and horizontal planes. This allows multiple truck or rail car compartments to be loaded without the need for re-positioning.
This Long range food duty top loading arm is supplied with a with three Swivel Joints and one Swivel Elbow for vertical and horizontal positioning, The Swivel elbow includes to handles so that the operator can easily manoeuvre the loading arm into the tanker.
In addition this food duty arm is made as standard in Stainless Steel with an option of a range of seals to suit most medias. More exotic materials are also available on request.
Furthermore the arm also includes, a compression spring balance cylinder for ease of movement, a loading valve with either hold-open or stay-open operation, extension/remote control for outboard loading valve operation, fitted with a vacuum breaker to allow fast drainage. Lastly, the model 2385 Long Range Food Duty Top Loading Arm can be manufactured in right or left hand configuration, please advise your requirement with your enquiry.
3³, 4³ & 6³.
from above or below / left hand or right hand configurations.
Flute beak end
Micro switch to signal when valve opened or closed
NDT tests (X-ray)
Please also see product specification sheet below for more information