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Empty Boxes and Totes Easily With A Box Dumper


Manually lifting and dumping heavy boxes is an inefficient and labor-intensive. This is especially true for applications where box or tote loads regularly exceed a reasonable weight for human-powered dumping. A Vestil hydraulic box dumper reduces the amount of man power required for this necessary but time-consuming task, making it safer, easier, and more efficient.


What is a Box Dumper?

A box dumper is a specialized piece of machinery designed to lift heavy boxes, containers, or totes and dump their contents. In general, a hydraulic tote dumper can handle loads between 2,000 and 6,000 lbs (depending on the model). They are simple to operate – the box is placed into the dumper, the retaining bar is put into place, and the dump is completed with the push of a button. It really could not be simpler.


Most box dumpers are built with a low load height to make it easy to get the box in place, and offer dump heights between 3 and 5 feet. The retaining bar on the dumper is made to adjust to hold boxes of different heights. For example the Vestil HBD-2-60 is a popular model that has a 2,000 lb capacity and a 60" dump height. Box dumpers are available in a variety of motor voltages including 460v/3ph, 208-230v/1ph, 208-230v/3ph, 115v/1ph, and even 12v DC power. No matter what your facility standard voltage is there is a box dumper to fit your needs.


Benefits of Box Dumpers

Using a box dumper helps ensure that the job is done safely and efficiently. Additionally, box dumpers are easy to operate and do not require special training; any employee can quickly learn to use the dumper in a safe manner. Box dumpers provide a simple solution to one of the most frustrating industrial work place problems by offloading the work to hydraulics and making it easier for workers to get the job done.


For more information about our hydraulic box dumpers or other material handling equipment please visit or contact us at 888.990.1150.


Vestil HBD-60 Hydraulic Box Dumper