Benefits

  • Gentle lifting action protects delicate ingredients.
  • Low energy consumption.
  • Fast and thorough mixing.
  • Simple and reliable planetary drive system that requires little maintenance.
  • Suitable for large or small recipes.
  • 1/4” (6 mm) thick walls
  • 3/16’’ (5 mm) floor covered with 1/4” (6 mm) UHMW polymer liner
  • Planetary gearbox
  • Electric door opener
  • Bottom wipers on 2 paddles
  • Operates with only 10 HP (7,5 kW) motor
  • Large unloading door of 42’’ x 21’’ (107 cm x 53 cm)
  • Stainless steel end liners for additional protection 1/8’’ (3 mm) Optional
  • Magnet Optional
  • Rotation sensor kit Optional
  • Extra cleaning blade Optional
Large unloading door

Large unloading door

The 42’’ (107 cm) door provides fast unloading, while the standard power door opener is convenient for automated systems.

UHMW polymer liner

UHMW polymer liner

The standard UHMW floor liner reduces friction and provides excellent protection against acids and wear.

Features

Gentle to your feed

Gentle to your feed

The angled paddles of the VR-500 gently lift and tumble silages and grains, preserving fiber and texture for maximum palatability.

Superior mixing

Superior mixing

Wiper edges ensure that even the smallest amounts of mineral or supplement are thoroughly mixed into the forage, delivering consistent, accurate rations and complete clean-out.

Low maintenance

Low maintenance

No belts, no pulleys and only one chain in the drive system, resulting in very low maintenance demands. The single drive chain is equipped with an auto-tensioner and is protected in an enclosed oil bath cabinet.

Efficient

Efficient

Low horsepower requirements and fast mixing times means the VR-500 keeps your energy cost low.

Specifications

Machine weight Maximum loaded weight Tub capacity* Mixing capacity
8,850 lb (4,015 kg) 8,000 lb (3,625 kg) 450 ft3 (12.7 m3) 350 ft3 (10 m3)
Length Width Height**
141-1/8” (3.6 m) 110-3/4” (2.8 m) 106-7/8” (2.7 m)

*If the mixer is loaded at 450 ft3 (12.7 m3), the quality of the mix will be greatly reduced.
**Without transport frame.

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