Stone Aging Machine

The Stone Aging Machine (SAM) gives concrete paving stone an aged appearance without a tumbler. The SAM can be used in-line or out-of-line, efficiently and cost-effectively. 

Industries

  • Block
  • Paver
  • Pipe
  • Precast

The Stone Aging Machine (SAM) gives concrete paving stone an “aged” appearance without a tumbler. Concrete paving stone are given an aged look by the unique operation of the SAM which uses product tilting zones and oscillating heads that propel loose-fitting impactors. Impacting is totally random and is adjustable so that different aged looks can be achieved. The SAM can be used in-line or out-of-line, efficiently and cost-effectively. 

Features

Discharge Station

Bar conveyor with shift plate for discharging one tier. Single bay for product inspection. End station with shift plate table for unloading to overhead clamp.

Dust Collection System

Includes duct work up to a maximum of 100 feet (30.5 m) in total length.

Incline Waste Takeaway Conveyor

Inclined slider bed belt conveyor with cleats to carry waste from below the dropout section to a lugger. Includes the drive. Lugger not included. Conveyor is 24” wide (61 mm) and 13’ (4 m) long.

Optional Enhancements

CE Compliance

Includes electrical filters, shielded cable and terminal strips.

Additional Product Tilting Bars

Two sets of adjustable product tilting bars are included in the standard base machine.