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.Be the first to see the new Lefort Conkest 300T

The Conkest 300T and Conkest 600T (pictured) are at RWM

Conkest 600T
Join Lefort at the RWM Exhibition, stand 5S70 and see the new Conkest 300T non- ferrous metal shear / baler, and the portable model of the new Conkest 600T ferrous metal shear / baler. Both models are being transported to the RWM Exhibition giving customers a chance to examine these new machines at leisure. The stand, which is sited in hall 5, should be easy to find and it is near the Networking Hub, in front of the main entrance to Hall 5 entrance. The Conkest 300T shear / baler is the latest Lefort design and will be exhibited for the first time anywhere in the world at RWM.

Primarily designed for processing non- ferrous metals the 300T shear head will make light work of shearing all non-ferrous and some ferrous metals. The baling cycle is equally impressive for a small machine producing, compact, dense bales in most non ferrous metals. At under eleven metres in overall length the Conkest 300T is small in size, but big in performance. Each machine features a 4600mm length box, a 300T cutting force with a 680mm wide cut and produces bales 680 x 500 mm x variable length. With a diesel or electric power unit and remote control it is ideal for many applications.

The second machine on the stand is the new Conkest 600T. The model displayed at RWM is the portable version with hydraulic legs for self loading from a transport vehicle, although mobile and static versions of this machine are also available. The 600T has a box length of 6000mm, a 600T cutting force with an 800mm wide cut and produces bales 800 x 600mm x variable length. With hydraulic legs this machine is semi-permanent and can easily be moved around the yard of from site to site. Join Lefort on stand 5S70 at RWM between the 15th and 17th September to be amongst the first to see these new models.

.Ward Recycling

Ward Recycling take delivery of the first 1000T Portable Shear/Baler

Ward Recycling Lefort Poratbale 1000T
The very latest Lefort Portable 1000T Shear/Baler has been delivered to Ward Recycling of Ilkeston in Derbyshire. The mighty machine has been put straight to work on a Demolition site in the NE of England and is capable of processing over 200T per day. Ward Recycling have had a Lefort Mobile 600 for over 10 years now which has worked well on different projects around the country. When they needed a larger machine for this bigger project the Lefort was the natural choice. The new Portable 1000T is a variation on the Conkeror 900 shear which has sold so successfully in the UK. Fitted with 4 hydraulic lifting legs the machine can be jacked up in the air and taken away to a new site on a step frame trailer. There are no tyres to check or lights to repair, this machine can move straight out on the road with very little preparation. The new 600 HP diesel engine now fitted as standard to this range means the 1000T cutting cylinder is just as fast as the old 900T and can achieve up to 30T per hour production with a 5ft cut. The latest software program means the machine is more efficient than ever with updated cutting modes and automatic cycles.


Machine Details: Lefort Conkeror 1000 Portable Shear/Baler. It has a 1000T cutting head, 7.0m length pre-compression box, 1 x 600 HP Scania Diesel Engine, 1 x Rexroth A20V260 and one A11V260 variable displacement pumps, and Lefort designed integrated control system. It is capable of making 4 full cuts per minute on the shearing action and bale 2 cars in under 2 minutes. The machine is also available with 1 x 315 Kw Electric Motor, mobile on 6 axles or as a one piece static machine.

.BFA Recycling

BFA Recycling of Uxbridge have taken delivery of their 2nd Lefort Mobile 900 shear/baler.

BFA Recycling Lefort 900T
BFA Recycling of Uxbridge have taken delivery of their 2nd Lefort Mobile 900 shear/baler. The Company was the first to order the new version of Lefortís largest Mobile machine, the 900, and took delivery of their first machine at the start of 2013. They have been so impressed with the performance and adaptability of the Mobile giant that when it came to replacing their older equipment there was no other choice possible than same again please. The new machine will work alongside their existing one processing all types of Ferrous materials at their processing yard in New Yearís Green Lane near Uxbridge. It replaces two of their smaller machines, Lefort Mobile 500 and Lefort Mobile 600, but with the same production making it easier to manage the yard with only two main processing areas in replace of 3. In the first 3 hours of operation the new machine was able to process 100T of mixed scrap making Danny and his father Terry very happy with their new purchase.

Machine Details: Lefort Mobile 900 Shear/Baler. It has a 900T cutting head, 7.0m length pre-compression box, 1 x 520 HP Scania Diesel Engine, 1 x Rexroth A20V260 and one A11V260 variable displacement pumps, and Lefort designed integrated control system. It is capable of making 4 full cuts per minute on the shearing action and bale 2 cars in under 2 minutes. The machine is also available with 1 x 315 kw Electric Motor, portable on jacks or as a one piece static machine.

.One Stop Recycling Ltd

One Stop Recycling upgrade to a 1000T Lefort.

One Stop Lefort 1000T
One Stop Recycling upgrade to a 1000T Lefort. Birmingham Metals Recycler, One Stop Recycling Ltd, have recently taken delivery of a Lefort 1000T Medium Duty shear/baler. The machine is the latest factory refurbished machine from Corema Retrofit, the official Lefort refurb department run by Antoine Lefort. It replaces their very trusty Lefort Medium 700T but with increased cutting capacity and production the new machine has more than doubled the production at the West Midlands frim. Mounted on a one piece frame the machine is a very compact for the size of production, taking up only a little more room than its previous smaller brother, but with a longer pre-compression box at 8.0m and 1000T cutting force on the head, the electric powered machine was quickly tearing through the scrap pile built up in the run up to Christmas. Corema Retrofit are the biggest refurbishment company of Lefort machines and operate out of the same site as the main Lefort factory in Gosselies Belgium. Their main role is to refurbish used equipment taken back in part exchange worldwide within the Lefort group and bring them back to a nearly new condition. They are currently working on a number of machines which will be available later in the year. There are also a number of machines available ex. Stock which have already completed the refurbishment process. Please contact Lefort UK for more details.

Machine Details: Lefort Medium TS 1000 Shear/Baler. It has a 1000T cutting head, 8.0m length pre-compression box, 2 x 184 kW electric motors and twin Rexroth variable displacement pumps. It is capable of making 5 cuts per minute on the shearing action and bale a car in under 2 minutes.

.SWM & Waste Recycling Ltd

SWM Recycling invest in their Bideford yard with the latest machine from the Lefort stable.

SWM Lefort 500T
SWM Recycling invest in their Bideford yard with the latest machine from the Lefort stable. The new Lefort Conkest Mobile was launched at the RWM2014 exhibition in Birmingham last September. SWM, a long standing customer of Lefort were impressed with the new design and ordered one from the stand for their newly updated yard in Bideford. The machine is one main part of a big investment SWM have made in the local area to its Recycling and Waste Services. The new machine is ideal for the smaller site which processes a range of materials but mainly ELVís. It comes without an operators cabin and is solely controlled by the crane operator. This is the second time SWM have taken the latest design machine from Lefort. In 2013 they received the first of the new generation of Lefort Mobile 600, fitted with full auto-lubrication, at their main metals recycling site in South Molton. These latest machines are even easy to maintain than the older ones and this time saving has led to increased productivity and efficiency.

Machine Details: Lefort Conkest Mobile 500 Shear/Baler. It has a 500T cutting head, 5.0m length pre-compression box, 1 x 230 HP Iveco Diesel Engine, 1 x Rexroth A20V260 variable displacement pump, and Lefort designed integrated control system. It is capable of making 3 full cuts per minute on the shearing action and bale a car in under 2 minutes. The machine is also available with 1 x 90 kw Electric Motor or as a one piece static machine.

.T-Met Ltd

T-Met Ltd of Northern Ireland Invest in their fleet of shears with 2 new Lefortís for 2014.

T-Met Lefort 500T
T-Met Ltd of Northern Ireland Invest in their fleet of shears with 2 new Lefortís for 2014. T-Met Ltd is one of the biggest scrap metal recycling groups within Ireland, with 4 sites located in the North and at the heart of each processing facility is a Lefort machine. The company has now been running Lefort equipment for nearly 20 years and the latest machines have fitted straight into the framework which already existing. The latest designed Conkeror 600, with full autolubrication has replaced an older machine at the site in Coleraine. The new improved machine has a much faster cycle time and reduced maintenance meaning it is more efficient and productive. The new Mobile 500 has replaced their existing Mobile 500. Used throughout the group this machine can be moved quickly from site to site to handle increased demands or to tackle new projects when they arise.

Machine Details: Lefort Mobile 500 Shear/Baler. It has a 500T cutting head, 5.0m length pre-compression box, 1 x 330 HP Scania Diesel Engine, 1 x Rexroth A20V260 variable displacement pump, and Lefort designed integrated control system. It is capable of making 3 full cuts per minute on the shearing action and bale a car in under 2 minutes.