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(Trash is compacted into large Polybags forming a cube on a Pallet)

Compactor Bin - Portable


Compactor Bin - Portable

Compactor Bin - Portable




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Trash Compactors - Not Glamorous But Very Useful 
Trash Compactors - Purchase Considerations and Tips  
Trash Compactors - Preliminary Considerations Checklist
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                          CB-4900 - COMPACTOR USES LARGE POLYBAGS

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With this Model of our Bin Compactors, when the compactors signal full, the weight of the compacted cube of trash is sitting on a pallet that can easily be transported to a truck or dumpster area using a forklift or pallet jack. The trash is contained in a heavy duty polybag that measures 46" x 46" x 40". The bags are protected from puncture by a metal shield mechanism that descends down into the compactor before each interim crushing process is activated.    The Model CB-4900 Bin Compactors hold roughly 2 yards of loose trash and about 12 yards of compacted trash.  These compactors are great for compressing supersacks. Approximately 100 supersacks can be compacted inside the polybag before needing to change the polybag. 

Compactor Specialty Add-On Features

Specialty Features can be easily incorporated (at little or no cost) for Compacting Plastics (such as a unique heating method that enhances compaction and bale weights but does not compromise the integrity of the plastic so it can be recycled), Marine Use, Bakery Applications, Explosion Proof Requirements and more. This style of compactor is very versatile and can be very effective for a wide range of industry applications. For example, in the bakery operations this compactor can easily handle the 50 pound bags that are commonly used throughout the Bakery Industry.

Great For Streamlining Waste Processing Operations 

In addition to numerous other benefits, these compactors can be continuously fed, and thus they are easily adaptable for many different types of circumstances. Waste materials can be conveyed from the top, gravity fed through a chute, blown into the machine, or manually fed through the loading door. This flexibility allows for many opportunities for streamlining waste processing routines. 

Easy and safe to Operate 

The CB-4900 Compactors are also simple and safe. After placing the heavy duty bag in the compactor and closing the door, all it takes is a push of a button.  In addition, the there are many safety features that have been considered in the design. And there is no 'installation' costs; after a few simple start-up steps just  connect to your electrical source and you are ready to go.

Note: When using Model CB-4900 Compactors Outdoors, Our 'Compactors Preliminary Consideration Checklist' may be helpful


Other Models to Consider:

Plastics Compactor
Marine Compactor
Explosion-Proof Compactor


Model CB-4900 Compactors - Options:

Compactor - Bin Portable Option Compactor CB-4900 - Loading Door Safety Switch

When installed, the loading door safety switch prevents the Compactor from operating when the loading (upper) door is open. (This added safety feature may not be necessary in many applications.)
Compactor - Bin Portable Option Compactor Model CB-4900 - Auto-Restart Kit

With the Auto-Restart Kit your facility is able to set the intervals in which the  Compactor operates and rests throughout the day. This can help reduce the overall run time and extend the life of the compactor.
Compactor - Bin Portable Option

Compactor Model CB-4900 - Hood.

Designed to attach to the top of the Compactor, the hood serves as a cover for either exterior use or to trap dust within a shop, factory or warehouse.


Bin Compactors - Model CB-4900 Deodorizer.

The Deodorizer is an option that can be purchased for long lasting odor control.  Each dispenser (3" x 3" x 3" x 8") controls odors in up to 6,000 cubic feet and lasts about 180 days. Its proactive display provides advance notice for refill and battery change.


Model CB-4900 Bin Compactor Specifications

Container / Polybag Capacity  1.81 Cubic Yards or about 49 Cubic Feet
Trash Volume  Roughly 12 Cubic Yards
Reduction Ratio  Up to 6 to 1 or more depending upon trash profile
Torque  4,400 lbs at drum face
Compacted Weight  Compacted Bags of Trash - 500 - 1000 lbs
  Plastics: Approx - 500 - 550 lbs
Electric Power   5 HP Motor
  208 / 230 - 3 Phase - 14 Amps
  440 / 480 - 3 Phase - 7 Amps
  24 V A.C. Control Circuit Voltage
  Requires Dedicated 20 - 25 amp Breaker


Model CB-4900 Bin Compactor Dimensions

Loading Door Height  58"
Static Height:  87" (7.25')
Operating Height  120" (10')
Static Depth:  62"
Operating Depth:  86" 
Overall Width  52" 
Shipping Weight   Approx 3,000 lbs

Bin Compactors Model CB-4900 Diagram

Compactor - Bin Portable Diagram