DustBeater (DB) Series

DustBeater (DB) Series
Self-Contained Vacuum Loaders

Conair’s DustBeater vacuum material loaders provide flexibility in meeting the varying demands of conveying pelletized and regrind materials to a hopper, bin or processing machine.
The DB8 is ideal for lower-volume conveying up to 200 lbs/hr {90.7 kg/hr}.
The DB12 provides a larger loader body, filter and vacuum motor for higher-volume conveying, up to 1000 lbs/hr {453.6 kg/hr}.

  • Convey up to 1000 lbs/hr
  • Durable, powder-coated steel construction
  • Choice of discharges
  • Easy maintenance
  • Simple, intuitive control
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Features (click here to hide)

Tubing connections.

Easy loading control (ELC).

Easy filter clean/change.

Options (click here to hide)

Brushless Motor.

Wear Plates.

Sound Shield.

Volume Fll Sensor.

Ratio Valve.

Magnets.

Stainless Steel Material Contact.

Remote Demand Sensor.

Positive Discharge Valve.

 

Specifications (click here to hide)
Model DB8 DB12 DB12 brushless
Performance characteristics
Vacuum motor 5/8 Hp - 2 brush 7/8 Hp - 4 brush 1.3 Hp brushless
Maximum injection mold machine size 500 tons 1000 tons 2000 tons
Maximum extruder size    inches {mm} 1.75 {44.45} (standard) 1.5 and 2.0 {38.1 and 50.8} (optional)
Recommended throughput lbs/hr {kg/hr} 200 {91} 500 {227} 1000 {454}
Loader maximum temperature rating °F {°C} 180 {82} 180 {82} 150 {66}
Maximum conveying distance ft {m} 50 {15.24} 75 {22.86} 120 {36.58}
Loader diameter inches {mm} 8 {203} 12 {304}
Loader volume ft³ {liters} 0.14 {4.0} 0.5 {14.2}
Material/Vacuum line size OD inches {mm} 1.5, 1.75, 2.0 {38.1, 44.4, 50.8} available for all sizes
Available voltages, 50/60 Hz 120/220 VAC 120/220 VAC 120 VAC
Amps @ 120 VAC 8 14 17
Compressed air requirements 80psi {5.52 bar}, 2 ft³/min {0.057 m³/min}, NPT fitting: 3/8 inch
Filter area in² {cm²} 50 {322.6} 113 {729}
Filter type Reinforced polyester disc

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Hopper Loading Configuration
Model DB8 DB12
Dimensions inches {mm}
A - Height above mounting plate inches {mm} 16 {406} 22 {559}
B - Depth below mounting plate inches {mm} 5.5 {140} 9 {229}
with positive discharge inches {mm} NA 16 {406}
C - Height to center of material inlet inches {mm} 6.2 {157.5} 9.5 {241}
Approximate Weight  lb {kg}
Installed 27 {12} 49 {22}
Shipping 50 {23} 65{29}
Direct Feed Configuration
Loader model DB8 DB12
Viewing chamber model 4 lb 15 lb 25 lb 4 lb 15 lb 25 lb
Viewing chamber capacity   lb {kg} 4 {1.81} 15 {6.8} 25 {11.3} 4 {1.81} 15 {6.8} 25 {11.3}
with isolator valve   lb {kg} 3 {1.36} 11 {4.99} 21 {9.53} 3 {1.36} 11 {4.99} 21 {9.53}
Dimensions   inches {mm}
A - Height above mounting plate   inches {mm} 27.8 {706.1} 33.3 {845.8} 83.8 {2129} 33.8 {858.5} 39.3 {998.2} 89.8 {2281}
B - Height to center of material inlet   inches {mm} 18 {457.2} 23.5 {596.9} 74 {1880} 21.3 {541} 26.8 {680.7} 77.3 {1963}
Add for isolator valve   inches {mm} 0 0 0 2.25 {57} 2.25 {57} 2.25 {57}
Approximate Weight    lb {kg}
Installed 52 {24} 54 {25} 85 {39} 74 {33} 76 {34} 107 {48}
Shipping 80 {36} 84 {38} 117 {53} 108 {49} 110 {50} 145 {66}
Model DB8 DB12 DB12 brushless
Performance characteristics
Vacuum motor 5/8 Hp - 2 brush 7/8 Hp - 4 brush 1.3 Hp brushless
Maximum injection mold machine size 500 tons 1000 tons 2000 tons
Maximum extruder size    inches {mm} 1.75 {44.45} (standard) 1.5 and 2.0 {38.1 and 50.8} (optional)
Recommended throughput lbs/hr {kg/hr} 200 {91} 500 {227} 1000 {454}
Loader maximum temperature rating °F {°C} 180 {82} 180 {82} 150 {66}
Maximum conveying distance ft {m} 50 {15.24} 75 {22.86} 120 {36.58}
Loader diameter inches {mm} 8 {203} 12 {304}
Loader volume ft³ {liters} 0.14 {4.0} 0.5 {14.2}
Material/Vacuum line size OD inches {mm} 1.5, 1.75, 2.0 {38.1, 44.4, 50.8} available for all sizes
Available voltages, 50/60 Hz 120/220 VAC 120/220 VAC 120 VAC
Amps @ 120 VAC 8 14 17
Compressed air requirements 80psi {5.52 bar}, 2 ft³/min {0.057 m³/min}, NPT fitting: 3/8 inch
Filter area in² {cm²} 50 {322.6} 113 {729}
Filter type Reinforced polyester disc

 

Hopper Loading Configuration
Model DB8 DB12
Dimensions inches {mm}
A - Height above mounting plate inches {mm} 16 {406} 22 {559}
B - Depth below mounting plate inches {mm} 5.5 {140} 9 {229}
with positive discharge inches {mm} NA 16 {406}
C - Height to center of material inlet inches {mm} 6.2 {157.5} 9.5 {241}
Approximate Weight  lb {kg}
Installed 27 {12} 49 {22}
Shipping 50 {23} 65{29}
Direct Feed Configuration
Loader model DB8 DB12
Viewing chamber model 4 lb 15 lb 25 lb 4 lb 15 lb 25 lb
Viewing chamber capacity   lb {kg} 4 {1.81} 15 {6.8} 25 {11.3} 4 {1.81} 15 {6.8} 25 {11.3}
with isolator valve   lb {kg} 3 {1.36} 11 {4.99} 21 {9.53} 3 {1.36} 11 {4.99} 21 {9.53}
Dimensions   inches {mm}
A - Height above mounting plate   inches {mm} 27.8 {706.1} 33.3 {845.8} 83.8 {2129} 33.8 {858.5} 39.3 {998.2} 89.8 {2281}
B - Height to center of material inlet   inches {mm} 18 {457.2} 23.5 {596.9} 74 {1880} 21.3 {541} 26.8 {680.7} 77.3 {1963}
Add for isolator valve   inches {mm} 0 0 0 2.25 {57} 2.25 {57} 2.25 {57}
Approximate Weight    lb {kg}
Installed 52 {24} 54 {25} 85 {39} 74 {33} 76 {34} 107 {48}
Shipping 80 {36} 84 {38} 117 {53} 108 {49} 110 {50} 145 {66}