American Pulverizer Company QUALITY & SERVICE SINCE 1908




Pre-Ripper Pre-Ripper 2

In less than 1 minute, American Pulverizer Pre-Rippers can shred a complete automobile including frame, axles, front and rear ends, drive shaft, springs, differential, and all accessories minus motor and transmission. They are ideal for producing a small size product that can be more easily baled. The material can be continuously fed into a small high-speed hammermill.


  • Powered through a V-belt drive, speed reducer, and chain drive to 3 ripper shafts
  • Uses differential speed with pierce and tear shredding
  • Low power requirements and slow speed resulting in low operating and maintenance costs
  • Automatic grease and oil lubrication system
  • Automatic control circuit enables machine to be operated in conjunction with other equipment at no increase in labor cost

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