The PORTAKRUSH 500 achieves exceptional compaction ratios utilising a high performance pivot action blade which keeps the charge box area free from debris. These efficient machines are market leaders with large numbers currently in use. They achieve a compaction ratio of between 4 and 6:1 on a wide selection of waste materials.

Portakrush 500
Overall length 3780mm (148.75”)
Overall height 2210mm (87”)
Loading height 950mm (37.375“)
Loading aperture height 705mm (27.75”)
Loading aperture width 1210mm (47.625”)
Ram depth 1035mm (40.75”)
Volume 10.1m3 (13.2yd3)
CHEM volume per stroke 1.4m3 (1.8yd3)
Cylinder thrust 18.7 tonnes (18.4 tons) *
Normal operating pressure 148kg/cm2 (2100 psi) *
Dry cycle time 50 secs
Motor rating 5.5 kw (7.5 hp)
Power supply rating (415v 3phase) 16A, motor rated
Power supply rating (240v single phase & neutral) 16 amp
Oil reservoir capacity 50 ltr (11.1 gals)
Total weight 2.5 tonnes (2.46 tons)