Step Feeders

Single-Acting Step Feeders

The Linden Single-Acting Step Feeder is available in variety of standard models, and widths from 8’ to 24’. Typical applications include feeding debarkers, chip-n-saws, canter lines, and lathe lines. The Step Feeder consists of fixed and movable steps powered by hydraulic cylinders in a reciprocating motion. The Step Feeder feeds one log at a time, eliminating the need for further separation. A tempo follower cylinder can be added for fine tuning controls. The Step Feeder will improve the performance of any log handling system feeding a production line.

Single Acting Step Feeder

Double-Acting Step Feeders

The Linden Double-Acting Step Feeder consists of two continuous sets of steps that are connected by link arms to a torque tube, which is activated by a drive arm connected to a reducer and motor. The uninterrupted face of each step clears log debris as it feeds each log to the top of the Step Feeder. Models are available in sizes to suit log lengths from 8’ to 24’ and log diameters from 3” to 30”. The Self-Cleaning Double-Acting Step Feeder will out-perform all other log singulating systems and will significantly improve the performance of any log handling system feeding a production line.

Self-Cleaning Step Feeders

A revolutionary Self-Cleaning Step Feeder from the designers & manufacturers of the original Step Feeder. Two continuous sets of steps  are connected by link arms to a torque tube, which is activated by a drive arm connected to a reducer and motor. The uninterrupted face of each step clears log debris as it feeds each log to the top of the Step Feeder.

Models are available in sizes to suit log lengths from 8’ to 20’ and log diameters from 3” to 30”. The Self-Cleaning Double-Acting Step Feeder will out-perform all other log singulating systems and will significantly improve the performance of any log handling system feeding a production line.

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