Designed to provide a simple, efficient means of reducing compacted materials into a smaller granulated product, Prater-Sterling lump breakers are both functional and economical. Our lump breakers are commonly used to reduce natural agglomerations which can occur during storage or shipping or to reduce deliberately compacted materials. With features including counter-rotating dual shafts, outboard bears and a direct coupled drive, it is no surprise that companies around the world are taking advantage of the many benefits associated with using our innovative lump breakers in their line of processing equipment.
Lump Breaker: This uniquely designed lump breaker (cake, flake breaker) de-lumps and improves product flow for a variety of applications while reducing natural agglomeration for an all-around easy means of reducing compacted materials. Easy installation and maintenance, as well as an optional sanitary design, make this a simplistic product for businesses of all sizes and types. At Prater-Sterling, we construct only the most versatile equipment and our lump breakers are no exception. It can process an extensive array of materials, including chemicals, minerals, salt, sugar, ceramic powders and more. Design features include easily replaceable rotating and fixed blades, a heavy-duty single-shaft rotor driven by a V-belt, and strategically drilled air purge seals.