AP Drop Feeders

Automated Production Systems

 

  AP drop feeders provide you with the tools to maintain individual sow condition, decrease stress during feeding, save labor and prevent feed waste. Our feeders are specifically designed to stand up to the harsh environment, daily use and frequent wash downs encountered in modern sow units. Three models are available allowing you to select the features ideally suited to your facilities and application.  

 

                     AP Econo Drop Feeders                    AP Ultra Drop Feeders                AP Accu Drop Feeders

 

 

Econo-Drop Feeders
Engineered for reliable performance at an affordable price, AP’s Econo-Drop features a simple front mounted adjustment, individualAP Econo Drop Feeders
slide shut-off, and translucent body for visual confirmation of feed level.

 

Features Include:

  • Front mounted adjustment
  • Individual slide shut-off
  • Translucent body allows visual confirmation of feed level
  • Weighted ball valve securely closes the feeder and insures feed flow when emptying
  • All plastic construction with stainless steel hardware

 

 

Ultra-Drop Feeders
The Ultra-Drop was designed with producer input to meet the requirements of both gestating and lactating sows. This feeder features convenient oneAP Ultra Drop Feeders handed adjustment and a balanced design to insure the feeder hangs straight.

 

Features Include:

  • Convenient knob adjustment
  • Balanced design insures that • the feeder hangs straight and maintains accuracy
  • Individual slide shut-off
  • Translucent body allows visual confirmation of feed level
  • Weighted ball valve securely closes the feeder and insures feed flow when emptying
  • All plastic construction with stainless steel hardware
 

Accu-Drop Feeders
Accu-Drop feeders are designed to fill the highly precise requirements of today’s diverse production systems. The system can be manuallyAP Accu Drop Feeders operated or fully automated using an actuator system operated by a programmable timer.

Features Include:

  • Precision lock-in setting adjustment
  • Balanced design insures that the feeder hangs straight and maintains accuracy
  • Individual slide shut-off
  • Translucent body allows visual confirmation of feed level
  • Weighted ball valve securely closes the feeder and insures feed flow when emptying
  • All plastic construction with stainless steel hardware

                       Econo-Drop Feeders                                                             Ultra-Drop Feeders                                              Accu-Drop Feeders

 

AP Econo Drop Feeder Slide Shut Off

The Econo-Drop feeder is equipped with a conveniently located slide shut-off.

 

AP Econo Drop Feeder Front Mounted Adjustment

Econo-Drop’s front mounted adjustment ranges from 1.5 lbs. to 12 lbs. (.68kg to 5.44 kg).

 

AP Ultra Drop Feeder Slide Shut Off

An easily accessible slide shut-off on the Ultra-Drop cuts feed flow to the feeder.

 

AP Ultra Drop Adjustment Knob

A half turn of the convenient adjustment knob adjusts the Ultra-Drop feeder from 1 lb. to 8 lbs. (.45kg to 3.63 kg).

 

AP Accu Drop Feeder Rotating Shut Off

Cut feed access to the Accu-Drop feeder with a simple rotating shut-off located at the top of the feeder.

 

AP Accu Drop Feeder Adjuster

The Accu-Drop adjuster securely locks the feed setting at 1.5 lbs. to 12 lbs. (.68kg to 5.44 kg).

 

               AP Drop Feeder Dimensions

 

               AP Drop Feeder Dimensions

 

 

                  AP Farrowing Drop Feeders  

Farrowing Drop Feeders

Eliminate feed carts and reduce the cost of labor associated with hand feeding lactating sows with AP’s Farrowing Drop Feeders.

Features Include:

  • Heavy wall, clear pvc tube and stainless steel valve.
  • Capacity markings on the clear feed tube provide an easy indicator of the amount of feed being dropped.
  • Sliding band can be moved on the tube to record the amount of feed previously dropped.
  • Flexible coupler aids in alignment with the feeder and permit clear access to the head gate.AP Spring Loaded Stainless Steel Discharge Cup
  • Spring loaded stainless steel discharge cup snaps securely into the closed position.
  • Each feeder is equipped with an individual slide shut-off.

 

 

AP Farrowing Drop Feeder

AP Farrowing Drop Feeder

 

                  AP Farrowing Drop Feeder Dimensions

 

  Feed Delivery Systems and Accessories
AP drop feeders are designed to be used with either our Flex-Flo™ or Chain-Disk feed delivery systems which can be adapted to gestation and lactation facilities of any size or design. A variety of accessories are available to adapt to your equipment, specifications and production practices.
  AP Flex Flo Feed Delivery System   AP Chain Disk Feed Delivery System   AP Drop Feeder Control Unit   AP Adjustable Drop Tube   AP Automated Actuation System   AP Manual Actuation Options
 
Flex-Flo™ Feed Delivery System
 
Chain Disk Feed Delivery System
 
Drop Feeder Control Unit
 
Adjustable Drop Tube
 
Automated Actuation System
 
Manual Actuation Options

 

 


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