The Portakrush 1000 is one of the most popular portable compactors in the Portakrush range. It can reduce waste volumes by up to 5:1 depending on waste type. A further feature of the Portakrush 1000 is the food quality liquid retention door seal. The image shown is the standard Portakrush 1000 Twin machine but model variations are available.

Portakrush 1000 TWIN
Overall length 4250 mm (167.375 in)
Overall width 1900 mm (74.75 in)
Overall Height 2230mm (87.75 in)
Loading height 1300 mm (51.25 in)
Clear charge box length 750 mm (29.5 in)
Clear charge box width 1425 mm (56.125 in)
Charge box depth 720 mm (28.375 in)
Ram depth 600 mm (23.625 in)
Ram stroke 1090 mm (43 in)
Volume 10.4 cu.m (13.6 cu.yd)
Charge box volume 0.83 cu.m (1.0 cu.yd)
CHEM volume per stroke 0.7 cu.m (0.9 cu.yd)
Normal operating compaction force 24 tonnes (23.6 tons)
Normal operating pressure 148 kg/sq.cm (2100 psi)
Dry cycle time 36 secs
Motor rating 5.5 kw (7.5 hp)
Power supply rating (415v 3phase) 16 amp
Oil reservoir capacity 80 ltr (17.7 gals)
Total weight 2.8 tonnes (2.7 tons)