Model VTS-500 Vacuum Tumbler

Increase your product yield and make tasty, flavorable, value-added products with the BIRO Model VTS-100 or Model VTS-500 Vacuum Tumblers. Both Tumblers have a 3/4HP vacuum pump motor that can evacuate the drum chamber quickly. The three stage timer on the VTS-500 lets you program relax time into your tumbling cycle for products such as hams or bellies. The Run/jog controls let you position the drum for easy cleaning or unloading. Heavy duty casters let you do your tumbling virtually anywhere in your plant. The drain hole in the drum makes cleanup a snap. Improve your profit margin with value-added products from the BIRO VTS-100 or the VTS-500 Vacuum Marinating Tumblers.

 

SPECIFICATIONS

MODEL

VTS-500 VACUUM MARINATING TUMBLER

ELECTRICAL

115 VOLTS, 60 CYCLE, 1 PHASE HAS 8’ CORD AND PLUG; 220VOLTS, 50/60 CYCLE, 1 PHASE HAS 8’ CORD, NO PLUG.

CONSTRUCTION

STAINLESS STEEL DRUM AND FRAME.

MOTORS

CONTROLS ARE NEMA 4X RATED

MOTOR HP TYPE KW VOLTS AMPS HERTZ PHASE CODE
DRIVE 3/4 TEFC .56 115/230 12/6 60 1 STD
PUMP 3/4 OPDP .56 115/230 12/6 60 1 STD
DRIVE 3/4 TEFC .56 220 7 50 1 EC
PUMP 3/4 OPDP .56 220 7 50 1 EC

EC=EXTRA COST STD=STANDARD OPDP=OPEN DRIP PROOF TEFC= TOTALLY ENCLOSED FAN COOLED

DRUM CAPACITY

500 LBS. (227 KG) MAXIMUM. 440 LBS. (199 KG) APPROXIMATE, OPTIMUM TUMBLING LOAD.

DUMP HEIGHT

24” (609 MM), DRUM OPENING AT 9 O’ CLOCK POSITION. 21.125″ (536.6 MM), DRUM OPENING AT 6 O’CLOCK POSITION.

DRIVE MOTOR

3/4 HP (.56 KW) DC, VARIABLE SPEED (0-14 RPM), 60:1 TRANSMISSION, TEFC (TOTALLY ENCLOSED FAN COOLED).

VACUUM PUMP

¾ HP (.56KW), 60 CYCLE, 1 PHASE – 10 CFM – ROTARY VANE TYPE

TIMER

0-999 MIN., PROGRAMMABLE MULTI-FUNCTION TIMER W/ TIME INHIBIT.

TUMBLE SPEED

0-14 RPM.

SAFETY STANDARD

PHOTOELECTRIC EYE, FOR SAFETY SHUT DOWN.

STANDARD FEATURES

5” LOCKING SWIVEL CASTERS  DRAIN CAP WRENCH  EXTERNAL MOISTURE TRAP WITH REMOVAL TOOL  INTERNAL IN-LINE VACUUM FILTER  1 EXTRA FILTER ELEMENT  8’ CORD AND PLUG 115V  8’ CORD NO PLUG 220V  4 QUICK RELEASE TOGGLE CLAMPS ON LID  SILICONE LID GASKET  OPERATING AND SAFETY MANUAL.

OPTIONS (EC)

220-50-1 OR 230-60-1 LEG EXTENSIONS STAINLESS STEEL SWIVEL LOCKING (DELRIN BEARING) CASTERS WITH STAINLESS STEEL (SWIVEL PLATE) BALL BEARINGS REVERSE SWITCH MOMENTARY STAINLESS STEEL CRIMPED FITTINGS ON HOSE PROTECTIVE ENCLOSURE FOR CONTROL PANEL 1 HP HEAVY DUTY VACUUM PUMP.

CERTIFICATION

U.L. & N.S.F.

WEIGHT

UNCRATED: 645 LBS. (293 KG) APPROXIMATE. CRATED: 990 LBS. (449 KG) APPROXIMATE.

DIMENSIONS CRATED

L = 96” (2438 MM), X W = 42” (1067 MM), X H = 57” (1448 MM)

ALLOWABLE WORKSPACE

A REQUIRED MINIMUM DISTANCE OF 12” FROM BACK OF MACHINE TO NEAREST OBJECT MUST BE MAINTAINED FOR ROTATING DRUM.

Item Number

LIT VTS-100/500-328

Model VTS-500 Vacuum TumblerVTS-500
VTS-500
Optional – VTS-100/VTS-500 Quick Access Hinged (water protected) Control Panel Cover – Recommended in water jet wash environments.
Optional – VTS-100/VTS-500 Quick Access Hinged (water protected) Control Panel Cover – Recommended in water jet wash environments.