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Mix the contents of a steel drum with a Morse Drum Tumbler
Drum Tumblr model 309-3

309 Series

Morse Drum Tumblers

Drum Rotators - "Corner-Over-Corner" Drum Tumblrs TM
mix ingredients right inside a closed drum.
Morse Drum Tumblers Save You Time, Labor and Money!

Morse Drum Tumblers rotate a drum "corner-over-corner" to thoroughly mix drum contents.

A plastic drum, steel drum, or fiber drum. . .
. . .One drum mixer to blend them all!

  • Agitate drum contents without even opening it
  • Prevent hazards, worker exposure, and messy cleanup of insertion mixers
  • Incorporate settled ingredients
  • Homogenize valuable products
  • Eliminate sediment at the bottom of a drum
Use a Morse Drum Tumbler to rotate a plastic, steel or fiber drum
Mix the contents of a 55-gallon plastic drum with a Morse Drum Tumbler  Mix the contents of a fiber drum with a Morse Drum Tumbler Drum mixing inside a 30-gallon drum
Morse Drum Tumblers shown with Control Package (sold separately)
Load a drum onto a Morse Drum Tumbler with model 92 Drum Lifter and your crane
Load a drum onto a Morse Drum Tumbler with
model 92 Below-Hook Drum Lifter and your hoist
or crane.
Drum Tumbler is shown here with Morse Control Package (sold separately).

Load upright drum with your hoist or crane

Avoid hazards of manual drum handling Easy to load a drum with your hoist to avoid the hazards of manual drum handling.

Quickly load an upright drum into the Drum Tumbler with Morse model 92 Below-Hook Drum Lifter and your hoist or crane (shown left). . .

. . .or with your forklift, model 284 Fork Hook, and a below-hook drum lifter (shown right).

Model 284 Fork Hook with Model 92 Below-Hook Drum Lifter
You may also load a drum into the Drum Tumbler with model 284 Fork Hook with model 92 Below-Hook Drum Lifter
 
Tumble Many Different Drums, including 55-gallon and 30-gallon drum sizes
  Drum Holder of Drum Tumbler Drum Holder on Drum Tumblers
supports your drum on a base plate under
the drum, two clamps on top of the drum,
and polyester web strap and ratchet around drum.
  • Tumble drum 29" to 37" (74 to 94 cm) tall
  • Tumble drum 18" to 23.5" (46 to 60 cm) in diameter
  • Drum RPM
    • Model 309-3 with Morse Control Package: Variable Speed 2 to 20 RPM
    • Model 309-3 rotates a drum at 14 RPM
    • Model 309-A Air Powered Drum Tumbler: 14 RPM, and variable with air flow and pressure
    • Explosion proof 60Hz Drum Tumbler: 14 RPM
    • Explosion proof 50Hz Drum Tumbler: 12 RPM
  • Motor is 1 HP
  • Capacity:
    • 800 Lb. (363 kg) full drum
    • 400 Lb. (181 kg) half-full drum
      Half-full Capacity is an indication of the capacity for tilting an unbalanced, bottom-heavy drum. A partially full drum with an unbalanced and shifting load is harder to tilt than a full drum.
Combine Three Components to Meet Safety Requirements
1. Drum Rotator
(Sold Separately)
2. Control Package
(Sold Separately)
3. Guard Enclosure
(Sold Separately)
Mix the contents of a steel drum with a Morse Drum Tumbler
Morse drum Tumbler
Morse Control Package for Drum Rotator Control Mast and NEMA 4/12 Control Box with Timer, Start and Stop Buttons, Red Emergency Stop Button, Lockable Main Disconnect, 24V DC Control Supply, and wire terminals for safety interlock switch.
  • Controls for model 309-1 are Fixed Drum Rotation Speed at 14 RPM
  • Controls for model 309-3 are Variable Drum Rotation Speed from 2 to 20 RPM
Safety Enclosure with Safety Interlock
to Meet OSHA Requirements

Guard Enclosure Kit with Safety Interlock
Guard Enclosure with Safety Interlock, so that drum rotator automatically shuts of if enclosure gate in opened.

Explosion-Proof Control Package for Drum TumblerControl Mast and NEMA 7/9 Explosion-Proof Control Box with Start and Stop Buttons, Run / Jog Selector Switch and wire terminals for external connection of safety interlock switch.

Controls for explosion-proof models are Fixed Drum Rotation Speed at 14 RPM (12 RPM on 50Hz models)
  Drum Tumblr TM Model Numbers   Control Package
Option #
IMPORTANT: Order
correct control
package for your
power supply
Guard
Enclosure Kit
Option #
Model # Motor Style HP Phase Motor
Voltage
Hz Full Load
Amp
Draw
Drum RPM Domestic
Ship
Weight
Domestic
Ship
Dimensions
309-1 TEFC 1 1-Phase 115 60 12.8 14 638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
5996-P GEK-309-1
230 6.4 5997-P
309-3 Inverter-Duty 1 3-Phase
Inverter-Duty Motor
(will work with
1-phase or 3-phase
Morse control package)
230/460 60 2.8  14 RPM
or
Add Morse
Control Package
for 2 to 20 RPM
Variable Speed
638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
CP-309-1-115 * GEK-309-3
2.8 CP-309-1-230 *
2.8 CP-309-3-230 *
1.4 CP-309-3-460 *
309-E1 Explosion proof **  1 1-Phase 115/230 60 13 14 638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
CP-309-E1-115 * GEK-309-E1
6.5 CP-309-E1-230 *
309-E1-50  Explosion proof ** 1 1-Phase 110/220 50 6.2 12 638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
CP-309-E1-220-50 * GEK-309-E1
309-E3 Explosion proof ** 1 3-Phase 208/230/460 60 3.8/3.6 14 638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
CP-309-E3-230 * GEK-309-E3
1.8 CP-309-E3-460 * 
309-E3-50 Explosion proof ** 1 3-Phase 230/400 50 3.5 12 638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
CP-309-E3-230-50 * GEK-309-E3
2.0 CP-309-E3-400-50 *
309-E3-575 Explosion proof ** 1 3-Phase 575 60 1.4 14 638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
CP-309-E3-575 * GEK-309-E3
309-A Air motor *** - - - - 14 (vary with air
flow and pressure)
638 Lb.
(290 kg)
L72" W42" H46"
(183 x 107 x 117 cm)
Model 309-A includes On/Off Air Valve, Filter, regulator, lubricator *** GEK-309-A
                       
Model # Crate for Export Export
Ship Weight
Adder
Export Ship
Dimensions
   
  Fully enclosed crate for export of Drum Tumbler        

*  ONLY NON-Explosion Proof AC Control Packages include a pre-wired control box. Models ordered with explosion proof Control Package have no wiring from the NEMA 7/9 control box to the motor. Please consult an electrician to complete the wiring in accordance to your local code.

** Explosion Proof motors on models 309-E1 and 309-E1-50 are rated for Class 1 Group D.
   Other Explosion Proof motors are rated for Class I Group D, and Class II Groups F and G.

*** Air Controls included with model 309-A
Filter, regulator, lubricator and on-off valveA
ir powered model requires plant air at 40 to 60 psi and flowing at a rate of 40 scfm. Air Powered Drum Tumbler (model 309-A) rotates a drum at 14 RPM and allows you to vary RPM with air flow and pressure. Sound level during operation is about 75 db.

Includes: On / Off Air Valve, and Filter, Regulator, Lubricator (FRL)

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: 12/21/16

Morse Drum Tumblers - "Corner-Over-Corner" Drum Tumblers - Morse Drum Tumblrs TM provide "corner-over-corner" drum mixing to thoroughly blend contents right inside a sealed plastic, steel or fiber drum.