The Economical Housekeeping Unit
The Lil' Scrapper is the perfect housekeeping chopper for retail yards, small shops, small receiving areas, or individual departments in larger operations. It is ideal for cleanup of randomly produced metal or plastic banding. Weighing only 140 pounds, it has convenient handles for easy movement. Designed to sit safely on top of a 55-gallon drum, the Lil' Scrapper works great for plastic band processing and reliably chops up to 5/8" x .020" mild steel banding without clips.
The Economical Chopper
The Model 400 is ideal for larger yards and other operations working with corrugated cardboard, where plastic banding or lightweight steel banding with small clips is in use. It is popular in the beverage industry, where a portable solution to the frequent accumulation of scrap banding is an important part of safety and productivity.
Wide Mouth Scrap Chopper
Great for Plastic Strap!
The New Model 450WM has a 3-1/2" infeed opening. The 450WM is still the same solid performer as the original Model 450, but one is designed for wider materials and easier feeding for plastic strap.
Wide Mouth Turbo Scrap Chopper
The Newest Chopper in Product Line
Sweed has introduced a new scrap chopper for plastic strapping: the Sweed Model 450 WM Turbo Chopper. This chopper is designed to take 4-8 plastic straps at a time and quickly chop them into 2" cut-lengths. The speed of this chopper is around 140 FPM, which works well for plastic strapping. This chopper utilizes a dual knife configuration and will make quick work of plastic and PET strapping.
Wide Mouth XHD Scrap Chopper
The Extra Heavy Duty Model 450
The design of the Model 450 XHD was duplicated from the standard 450, with a couple of added benefits. It features a larger motor than the standard 450 and an additional external flywheel, enabling the machine to feed more straps in at one time.
The Chopper of Choice
For more than 50 years, Sweed's Model 510 has been the machine of choice for high-volume conversion of plastic and metal banding, mild steel flat bar, and slitter-line trim. For easy maintenance, the Model 510 has been designed with a hinged feedworks, making it an excellent choice for in-line placement to process slitter trim.
One Tough Chopper
The new Model 513 has been designed to be a reliable performer for the reduction of tough wire, metal banding, tubing extrusions, plastic strap, and light-weight cable. The Model 513 has a magnetic starter to protect workers from an unexpected restart after loss of power. The air-activated feedworks is controlled with a foot switch for operator safety.
Perfect Chopper for Wide Materials
The Model 517 is the heavyweight performer of choice for plants that process large volumes of banding up to 2" in width, or for operations converting substantial quantities of linear material. The Model 517 has a magnetic starter to protect workers from an unexpected restart after loss of power. The air-activated feedworks is controlled with a foot switch for operator safety.