Coperion K-Tron

Reliable feeding of free flowing bulk materials

Single screw feeders are ideal for feeding free flowing bulk materials such as pellets and powders.

Volumetric screw feeders are the most common and economical feeders you can buy. Coperion K-Tron makes both single screw and twin screw volumetric and gravimetric feeders in a wide range of sizes to meet your feed rate requirements and solve your material handling problems. Some are optimized for quick material changes and can even be configured for differing material properties. Others feature easy cleanability and meet food and pharmaceutical sanitary requirements.

Benefits & Features

  • Volumetric and gravimetric configurations
  • Wide range of sizes and configurations available
  • Modular design
  • Patented SFT weighing technology
  • State-of-the-art controls

Related Industries

  • Plastics
  • Chemicals
  • Food & Pet Food
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Minerals
  • Nonwovens

Available Models

KQx4 single screw feeder with 11 liter hopper on SFS platform scale

The KQx4 compact single screw feeder is available as a volumetric unit or as a gravimetric unit on an SFS platform scale.  It features a Quick Change design, allowing for quick and easy exchange of the feeder and hopper section, including feed screw, for greater flexibility in changing recipes.

Feed Rates

   Spiral Screws
Min. Max.
coarse - dm3/h 0.12 248
coarse - ft3/h 0.004 8.75
fine - dm3/h 0.06 313
fine - ft3/h 0.002 11.05

Product contact parts are manufactured of stainless steel.

Consult Product Specification Sheet for more details.

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K-ML-S60 single screw feeder on three SFT load cells

The S60 single screw feeder is available as a volumetric unit or as a gravimetric unit with a choice of platform scale or three-point suspension scale.

Feed Rates

   Auger screws Spiral screws
Min. Max. Min. Max.
coarse - dm3/h 0.115 4500 1.15 4250
coarse - ft3/h 0.004 160 0.04 150
fine - dm3/h 0.425 2832 0.5 2750
fine - ft3/h 0.015 100 0.017 97.00

Product contact parts are manufactured of stainless steel.

Hazardous location options (ATEX, NEC) available.

Consult Product Specification Sheet for more details.

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KS60

The KS60 single screw feeder is available as a volumetric unit or as a gravimetric unit with a choice of platform scale or three-point suspension scale.

Feed Rates

   Auger screws Spiral screws
Min. Max. Min. Max.
coarse - dm3/h 0.1 4200 1 4200
coarse - ft3/h 0.004 148 0.035 148
fine - dm3/h 0.5 2600 0.06 2600
fine - ft3/h 0.018 92 0.002 92

Product contact parts are manufactured of stainless steel.

Hazardous location options (ATEX, NEC) available.

Consult Product Specification Sheet for more details.

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S100 gravimetric feeder on three SFT load cells

The S100 single screw feeder is available as a volumetric unit or as a gravimetric unit with a three-point suspension scale.

Feed Rates

   Auger screws Spiral screws
Min. Max. Min. Max.
coarse - dm3/h 20 15800 20 15300
coarse - ft3/h 0.7 560 0.7 540
fine - dm3/h 10 8500 10 7900
fine - ft3/h 0.4 300 0.4 280

Product contact parts are manufactured of stainless steel.

Hazardous location options (ATEX, NEC) available.

Consult Product Specification Sheet for more details.

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S500

The S500 single screw feeder is available as a volumetric unit or as a gravimetric unit with a three-point suspension scale.

The S510 is a version without the horizontal agitator.

Feed Rates

   Auger screws Spiral screw
Min. Max. Min. Max.
coarse - dm3/h 38 45300 38 45300
coarse - ft3/h 1.4 1600 1.4 1600
fine - dm3/h 19 21000 - -
fine - ft3/h 0.7 742 - -

Product contact parts are manufactured of stainless steel.

Hazardous location options (ATEX, NEC) available.

Consult Product Specification Sheet for more details.

Download the Product Specification Sheets

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