WCPE & Knife Unveils Cumberland Granulator

West Coast Plastic's Equipment and Knife offers a variety of essential commercial and industrial equipment, highlighted by its Cumberland Granulators.

Online PR News – 23-November-2015 – Grand Terrace, California – West Coast Plastic's & Knife, Inc. is one of the leading providers of commercial and industrial equipment in North America. The company offers a wide range of products and services ideally suited to the needs of the many businesses and organizations. For a growing number of companies–particularly those in the waste management and manufacturing sectors–the firm has become an integral aspect of day-to-day and long-term operations.

Of all the company’s products, perhaps the most renowned is the Cumberland Granulator. Essential for a wide variety of purposes in industrial as well as commercial settings, the Granulator helps manufacturing and maintenance personnel work more efficiently, and carry out waste reduction, waste management, and waste disposal tasks more effectively.

What is the Cumberland granulator?

The Cumberland Granulator is one of the most technologically-advanced solutions for the management of scrap, waste, and unused materials. The product line is comprised of granulating and scrap reclaiming equipment in a range of sizes and capacities. The smallest of these is the 16 series, which has the capability to process from 50 to 100 kgs of material per hour. The largest is the 50 series, which can process as much as 900 kgs of material per hour.

What is the Cumberland Granulator used for?

The Cumberland Granulator is used in a wide variety of settings and applications. The company’s 3200 Series has proven especially useful for the manufacturing of post-consumer products, the purging of heavy extruders, production of sheeting, production of pipe and blow molded parts used in the automotive, appliance and furniture industries.

Technical specs of Cumberland Granulators

Cumberland 3200 Series

Available in three sizes
36 in. cutting circle
Hydraulic hopper/cradle
200 to 400 HP motor
Throughput rates up to 12,000 lb./hr.
Cumberland 1456 and 1462 Series

Thermoforming granulator
Ideal for reclamation of thermoformed, extruded scrap, sheet, web and edge trim
50 HP motor
throughput capacities up to 3,000 lbs/health risk
Double sealed, outboard mounted heavy duty spherical bearings
lubricated for life
Twinshear' knife configuration
3 Chevron-positioned rotor knives
Cumberland - Auger Series

Heavy-duty auger-feed granulators
Slant chamber design
3-plate molds

Apart from its line of granulators, Cumberland also offers a range of engineering and installation services. The company also provides plant layout services, and even mechanical or structural drawings. All Cumberland equipment comes with detailed electrical and flow schematics, and company personnel are also qualified to provide field installation, mechanical installation, and turnkey installation services.


Cumberland was established over 70 years ago, and the company has since grown to become one of the foremost firms in the area of size reduction since then. With extensive experience designing and engineering a variety of useful equipment, the company has proven to be an essential component in the operations of many businesses.

Source: http://newswire.net/newsroom/pr/00090877-west-coast-plastics-and-knife-unveils-cumberland-granulator.html

West Coast Plastic's Equipment & Knife Inc.
21935 Van Buren St.
Suite 9 Grand Terrace
Grand Terrace, California 92313, United States
909 424 0035