New automatic gabion basket filling station from Skako Vibration to make its debut at Hillhead 2014
SKAKO Vibration will be exhibiting a world first, the ‘Skakogab’, the company’s patented automatic gabion basket loading station.
The Skakogab transforms the filling of gabion baskets and, depending on the basket size, can load up to four at a time within four minutes.
The machine’s design can accommodate all popular sizes of gabion basket, from 2m x 1m x 1m down to 1.5m x 0.5m x 0.5m.
The Skakogab comprises: a 10 cubic metre loading hopper, which can be fed by excavator or wheel loader; twin ‘traversing’ vibratory feeders; a loading box on a compaction table; and electrical controls for automatic and manual operation.
Options include guarding and platform alternatives.