Chaff Cutters, available among Shikhar products can be operated on 1.5 / 2 H.P. single phase electric motor and can be operated manually in absence of power. It is mounted on heavy M.S legs and braces with forged feet having holes so that the machine can be properly bolted onto the flooring. The main shaft holds the flywheel which has two cutting blades and runs on two ball bearings and further gives drive to the feed roller. The machine has a rising mouth with a controller by means of springs to accommodate changes in the amount of Chaff being fed. The feed rollers are designed in such a manner that these give the slip-free motion of the Chaff Cutter. The machine is fitted with a separated mouthpiece which can be easily replaced when it wears out. The machine is supplied with a feeding chute spanner and Wooden Handle for easier hand operation.
Chaff cutters have evolved from the basic machines into commercial standard machines that can be driven at various speeds and can achieved various lengths of cuts of chaff with respect to animal preference type. New chaff cutter machines include portable tractor driven chaff cutter – where chaff cutter can be in the field and load trolleys
|Power Source||Hand operated cum motor operated|
|Machine Feed||Straw, fresh grass, Corn stalk|
|Electric Motor||2HP motor|
|Type||Electric and Hand operated|
|Cutting Capacity||200-400 kg/hr|