Carrot Washer

The carrot washer was designed to have a thru put of + – 6 ton per hour.

The carrots are fed into the drum via a hopper which is hand fed by means of crates or lug boxes, but can be fed by means of a conveyor belt.

The complete washer is manufactured from 304 stainless steel and has adjustable feet for uneven flooring.

The drum and the brush roller is driven by means of geared motors. Once the drum turns, a scroll feeds the carrots thru the drum and a roller brush washes the carrots gently removing all dirt of the carrots. A high pressur pump sprays water into the drum and the dirt is removed thru perforations in the drum.

The unit is supplied with a stainless steel electrical starter box consisting of the following:

  1. Isolator
  2. D.O.L starter for brush roller
  3. V.S.D. starter for the drum.
  4. D.O.L starter for the pump.
  5. Stop/start buttons for manual operation and
  6. Selector switch for sequence starting.
  7. Run Trip lights for indication

Power requirement is 380V and the unit draws + – 13A

The unit can be changed to wash other product such as sweet potato’s etc.