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Alard Equipment Corporation, 6483 Lake Avenue, Williamson, New York 14589, 315-589-4511 (phone), 315-589-3871 (fax)

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North Star Engineered Product (NSEP) Model HW2600
turbulent washer, laminar flow fruit and vegetable wash flume,
food grade, stainless steel, Y5550

North Star Engineered Product HW2600 HELICAL WASHER, Y5550
from Alard Equipment Corporation.

A North Star Engineered Product (NSEP) Model HW2600 Series HELICAL WASH SYSTEM is a turbulent-flow IMMERSION WASHER FLUME with water-jet agitation for gentle but forceful washing for pre-cut fruits and vegetables, including cut or whole leafy greens, including delicate leaf products like spinach, baby spinach, spring mix and other pre-cut produce food products.


  • The laminar-flow HELICAL WASH FLUME is 66 inches long by 20 inches wide by 24 inch deep U-trough with adjustable agitating water jets.

    • Three (3) forward facing "push" nozzles..

    • Four (4) "vortex" nozzles located along the left hand side.

  • The wash tank overflows onto a 91 inch long by 16 inch wide ELEVATING DISCHARGE CONVEYOR with an interlocking chain type belt with fine perforations to allow the water to pass through while discharging the dewatered product onward.

  • Conveyor powered by a .5 HP stainless steel shrouded motor.

  • The water falls through into a stainless steel catch and balance tank equipped with:

    • Recirculation Pump powered 3HP drive motor.

    • Check Valve keeps the wash tank water from draining into the wash tank when the pump is shut off.

  • Stainless steel factory control box with variable speed control.

  • All food-grade sanitary stainless steel construction.

  • Water jet nozzles are removable for sanitation.

  • 460 volt 3 phase electrical input.

As of this writing, this spiral-flow washer is in stock at ALARD, in EXCELLENT operational, mechanical and cosmetic condition, available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your fresh-cut produce packing and processing equipment needs.

Alard item reference #: Y5550

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This page contains a single entry by Michael C. Shults, Alard Equipment Corp published on June 15, 2023 5:01 PM.

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