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    Buying my first granulation system

    Hi all,

    Im in the early stages of setting up a cable chopping line in the UK and new to the game. Can anybody offer any advice when it comes to buying a shredding/granulation/sorting system? e.g. recommendations, manufacturers, value for money, good practice, what to look out for and what to be aware of etc


    Many thanks in advance.

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    Look for durability and facility of maintenance (especially belt and blade changing) over anything else. Those will guide the amount of up time you can have which is the most important part. A machine that can handle great volume but has a lot of downtime doesn't have any advantage over a lower volume machine that has little to no downtime. You can ask sellers where you can find their machines in operation. It is absolutely worth a site visit to see them in action and get feedback from operators about chop quality.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JJinLV View Post
    Look for durability and facility of maintenance (especially belt and blade changing) over anything else. Those will guide the amount of up time you can have which is the most important part. A machine that can handle great volume but has a lot of downtime doesn't have any advantage over a lower volume machine that has little to no downtime. You can ask sellers where you can find their machines in operation. It is absolutely worth a site visit to see them in action and get feedback from operators about chop quality.
    Thanks JJinLV, again really good feedback from you. Thanks and notes taken. Will keep you updated with my progress if you don't mind?

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    For sure. With a few more posts you'll be able to send dms and can communicate that way too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JJinLV View Post
    For sure. With a few more posts you'll be able to send dms and can communicate that way too.
    Awesome, look forward to it!



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