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HERCULES
Column lifter

HERCULES is IMA’s latest generation of lifting columns. Available in three different models, HERCULES is equipped with the certified Blocstop™ system to ensure optimal safety with maximum resistance.

HERCULES is IMA’s latest generation of lifting columns. Available in three different models, HERCULES is equipped with the certified Blocstop™ system to ensure optimal safety with maximum resistance.

The strength of reliability.

HERCULES lifting columns are designed for handling drums, containers, Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs/Bins) and small machines like pneumatic conveyors, mills and calibrators.

The three models cover different ranges of useful capacity and are also available in the Mix version, combining lifting and blending.

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HERCULES Highlights

1.
Main motor positioned at the basement for easy maintenance.
2.
Certified Blocstop™ to stop the lifting arm in case of failure.
3.
Load cell weighing system to stop overload as an option.
4.
Accurate finishing for easy cleaning operations.
Fitted with special holding systems, HERCULES lifting arm can invert drums with “Aries system” and blend IBCs/Bins with “Trigon system”. The manual or automatic rotation of the column body is available as an option.
  • Technical Data
  • Machine Layout
TECHNICAL DATA HERCULES
Model HERCULES MINI HERCULES MIDI HERCULES MAXI
Maximum load capacity for lifting (Kg) 500 990 2,000
Maximum load capacity for blending (kg) 500 1,000
Lifting/lowering speed (m/sec) 0.09 0.08 0.015 ÷ 0.05
Power supply 400 V – 50 Hz – 3 phase AC
Electric power installed – lifting (kW) 1.5 3 4
Electric power installed – mixing (kW) 5.5 11
Electric power installed – arm rotation (kW) 0.55 0.75 1.5
Electric power installed – column body rotation (kW) 0.18 0.12
Mixing speed (rpm) 4 ÷ 12
Empty machine weight (Kg) 750 1,600 2,600
Full-load machine weight (Kg) 1,250 2,600 4,600
A (mm) 3,400 – 3,900 – 4,300 3,600 –  3,900 – 4,300 3,900 – 4,300 – 5,000
B (mm) 2,720 – 3,220 – 3,620 2,720 – 3,020 – 3,420 3,000 – 3,400 – 4,100
C (mm) Min. 200 – Max. 700 (optional) Min. 200 – Max. 700
HERCULES Layout

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