Grain Storage Silos - Kotzur
  
      

Grain Storage Silos

APPLICATIONS

• Short Term Grain Storage.
• Storage of grains which are not susceptible to insect pests.
• Unsealed silos are not recommended where insect pests present a risk. Ask for further information on the importance of sealed silos in the drive to control insects and maintain grain free of chemical residue.

FEATURES

• Fully factory assembled and delivered ready to use.
• Zincalume walls/roof and galvanized hopper/support structure.
• Ground Operated Centre Lid Opening.
• Roof hatches lock down with spring catch.
• Lever operated outlet slide gate.
• All silo models can be varied/modified to specific customer requirements.
• Covered by Kotzur 5 year warranty.

PRODUCT IMAGES
SPECIFICATIONS
Model Capacity M3 Capacity Wheat(1) T Max Load T(2) Height to Centre M Height to Eave M Nom. Diameter M Outlet Height mm Cone Angle Auger Length(3) M (ft) Footing Plan Style Wide Load Pilots(4)
K3S31 31 25 28 5.9 5 3.1 500(5) 32/42° 10.2 (34′) Skid None
K348 48 39 44 6.1 5 3.8 500(5) 35° 10.5 (35′) Skid 1
K358 58 47 53 6.9 5.8 3.8 500(5) 35° 11.9 (40′) Skid 1
K481 81 65 74 8.1 6.9 4.2 600 35° 13.8 (45′) Round 1

 

  1. Wheat capacity based on typical consolidated/compacted bulk density in silo.
  2. Max. Load based on engineering design. This may not apply to products other than grain.
  3. Auger lengths are indicative only and are based on 40° angle.
  4. Pilot/Escort vehicle requirements may vary in certain locations (e.g. metropolitan areas).
  5. Outlet height on skid base silos increases when placed on concrete footings. Ref. Footing Plans.

 

Model Centre Fill Dia (mm) Roof Side Inspection Hole(1) Sight Glass Level Indication External Wall Roof Ladder & Cage Remote Opening Standard Base Manhole Aeration White Colorbond Walls Roof Bagging Chute
K3S31 500 OPT STD(2) OPT STD STD OPT OPT STD
K348 500 OPT STD(2) OPT STD STD OPT OPT STD
K358 500 OPT STD(2) OPT STD STD OPT OPT STD
K481 610 OPT STD(3) OPT STD STD OPT OPT N/A

 

  1. Due to changes in OHS regulations, from Jan 2003 roof manhole and internal ladder are no longer supplied.
  2. One sight glass is standard in each ring. Additional sight glasses are optional.
  3. One sight glass is standard in each ring plus one additional sight glass high in top ring.