WSM’s New Mid-Speed Shredder

West Salem Custom Grinders & Hogs

WSM’s New Mid-Speed Shredder

West Salem Custom Grinders & Hogs

WSM Introduces the New Mid-Speed Shredder

It’s a Pallet & Wood Waste Eating Machine!

For those applications where a high-speed shredder is too much and a low-speed shredder isn’t enough, WSM has developed a Mid-Speed Shredder – The Best of Both Worlds.

The Mid-Speed Shredder provides the shredding power of a larger high-speed unit with greatly reduced fines, noise, vibration, and power consumption.

Here’s What Sets It Apart

Energy efficient electric drive – no troublesome, maintenance prone diesel

More shredding power with less energy with massive solid steel rotor (34" diameter x 56" wide)

Superior, consistent particle sizing with less fines

Shreds larger incoming material with the Power Feed Mechanism with Current Limiting Infeed Control

Low maintenance requirements and easy maintenance access with pivoting case design

Long operating life with durable construction and componentry

Integrated machine protection with breakaway anvil

Greatly reduced fines, noise, vibration, and power consumption

Extended wear life with reversible & replaceable heavy duty cutters

Higher throughput than slow speed units

Produce finished product with optional discharge conveyors and screening/cleaning equipment


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Energy Efficient Electric Design

The Mid-Speed Shredder is a stationary unit that offers the reliability of electric-powered operation without the maintenance issues of portable shredders. The system – infeed system, shredder, and discharge – are simple to install and get up and running quickly.

Typical Applications

Distribution centers or warehouses with used pallets or skids to dispose of, pallet manufacturers or pallet recyclers with unusable materials, wood panel producers who need to process waste and trim, and furniture manufacturers with long trim, ends, or other lineal materials to dispose of can all benefit from this unique shredder.  In all of these applications, WSM’s Mid-Speed Shredder can be the key to efficiently and profitable convert waste into a consistent, enhanced value-added product.

Configuration & Options

The 3466 Horizontal Shredders typically operate at 900 rpm and are powered with 150-200 HP electric motor. Equipped with a WSM Titan style powered feed roll to ensure consistent feed and maximize throughput. Interchangeable screens to produce the end product you need. Available with metal belt or vibrating infeed conveyors. Vibrating conveyors can be equipped with metal detection and prescreening.  Belt discharge conveyors available with magnets for metal removal.  Simple to operate control panel is available and can include current limiting control.

Materials Processed

The heavy duty, high inertia rotor easily shreds pallets and wood waste in a single pass.

  • Pallets
  • Pallet scrap
  • Skids and larger waste materials
  • Furniture manufacturing waste
  • Composite panels
  • Plywood

Discover the WSM Difference

WSM’s New Mid-Speed Shredder is The Best of Both Worlds – less fines, noise, vibration, and energy consumption with more durability and production.

World Class Shredding

Get the legendary durability and long operating life West Salem Machinery size reduction equipment is known for and your facility needs to convert waste to profit in one pass.

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