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Hydra-Lift Drum Roller. 3-Phase 230/400V 50Hz Motor. REQUIRES Electric Controls to Start/Stop. CE REQUIRES Enclosure with Interlock.


Specific to model 456-3-50...
  • Model 456-3-50 is 3-phase 50Hz electric
  • ONLY for country with 50Hz power
  • Adjust drum rotation speed
  • REQUIRES Electric Control Box to Start / Stop Rotator
  • Electric Control Package sold separately
    • Model CP-456-3-230-50 for 3-phase 230V 50Hz power supply
    • Model CP-456-3-400-50 for 3-phase 400V 50Hz power supply
  • Guard Enclosure Kit sold separately as Kit GEK-456-3
All 456 Series Hydra-Lift Drum Rollers...
  • IMPORTANT: OSHA, CSA and EU require enclosure with safety interlock
  • Load upright drum at floor level with drum truck, or with below-hook drum lifter and your crane
  • Hydraulic Power-Tilt drum over onto roller wheels
  • Roll STEEL drum with 6" to 26" (15 to 66 cm) diameter, and maximum 40" (102 cm) length
    • To roll a PLASTIC drum, add Option POLY-456
    • To roll 1-to-5 gallon cylindrical can, install Idler Attachment 1-5-1
  • Maximum ambient operating temperature: 130°F (54°C)


Drum RPM4 to 14 RPM

RPM is based on 22.5" (57.15 cm) diameter drum.

Liquid Capacity1000 Lb. (454 kg)
Dryload Capacity400 Lb. (181.6 kg)

A shifting dry load exerts greater stress on the drum rotator than the fluid motion of a liquid load.

Motor information

StyleTEFC (Totally enclosed fan cooled)
Explosion proof No
Voltage / Amp draw230v / 3.1
Voltage / Amp draw400v / 1.8

Shipping information

Ship length72" (182.88 cm)
Ship width42" (106.68 cm)
Ship height46" (116.84 cm)
Ship weight630 Lb. (286.02 kg)
Ship class70
sticky note 4-digit serial numbers are simply the month & year of manufacture.
Example: 1120 is November 2020
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Wiring Diagram
Serial range

290-3-50-2P Baldor Motor Wiring Diagram
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Operators Manual and Parts Diagram
Serial range

456 Series Hydra-Lift Drum Roller

Hydraulic Power Pack
Parts Diagram
Serial range

Hydraulic Cylinder

Hydraulic Motor
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Fully Enclosed Crate for export of 1 of 456 Series. Crate is heat treated and certified IPPC compliant.

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Fully Enclosed Crate for export of 2 of 456 Series. Crate is heat treated and certified IPPC compliant.

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Fully enclosed crate for export of 456 or 1-5154 Series with Enclosure Kit (NOT set up). Crate is heat treated & certified IPPC compliant.

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Idler attachment to roll a 1 to 5 gallon can on a Morse 5154 or 456 Series 55-gallon drum roller

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Control Package for model 456-3-50 for use on 3-phase 230V 50Hz power supply.

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Control Package for model 456-3-50 for use on 3-phase 400V 50Hz power supply.

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Guard Enclosure Kit and Safety Interlock for customer to install with Morse 3-phase AC 456 Series Hydra-Lift Drum Roller.


KIT, SEAL, 3" CYL, 648-P DF


KIT, SEAL, 6318-P, 6319-P


OPTION: Complete Factory Acceptance Test form FFAT-456, and ship in literature packet with NEW 456 Series Drum Roller.

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OPTION: Factory Installed on NEW 456 Series to roll PLASTIC drum. Includes 4 Extra wheels and end stop to prevent drum travel. CANNOT order without drum roller.

California Proposition 65 Information

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including barium sulfate, cobalt, titanium dioxide, and 2-methylimidazole, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and bisphenol-A, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov