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Orange Peel Grapples

INNOVATION AND BEAUTY UNITED

The Rotobec Orange Peel Grapple is recognized as the industry leader in both innovation and toughness. Their sleek, yet robust, design and standard 3600 rotation make them a dream to own and operate. Available in 4-Tine, 5-Tine, and Mag-Grab configurations, Rotobec Orange Peel Grapples push the boundary of possibilities to a whole new level. Equipped with Rotobec’s own high pressure cylinders, and one of the industry’s only self-contained hydraulic fluid channeling system, these beasts are quickly revolutionizing the world of scrap handling. Increase your up-time, reduce your maintenance costs and dominate your competition.

A cylinder for the ages

SELF CONTAINED HYDRAULICS

Scrap handling is the toughest task a grapple can take on. The threat of damaged cylinders and hoses shutting down your operations is a problem faced daily by scrap material handlers. In order to protect your most precious asset, we have designed a cylinder that has revolutionized the industry. Our cylinder contains an internal hydraulic channel that eliminates the need for a return hose. This self-contained system provides you with a cylinder that is better protected and more durable than any other option on the market.

360° of protection

INTEGRATED CYLINDER GUARD

This innovative self-contained cylinder design has allowed us to incorporate a cylinder guard that provides protection from all 3600. With no need for an opening at the back of the guard for the return hose to pass through, Rotobec Orange Peel Grapples provide an unmatched level of protection. Reduce your downtime and step into the future of scrap handling.

WE'VE GOT YOU COVERED

ADVANCED HOSE PROTECTION

Hoses provide the life blood to your grapple. Their protection is essential to the efficient performance of your operation and we have gone to great lengths to ensure their safety. Our hoses are routed in a way that keeps them far from danger and we have added impenetrable guarding to prevent costly hose tears from occurring.

The king of rotators

WE’RE CALLED ROTO-BEC FOR A REASON 

For the last 40 years, Rotobec has been pushing the boundaries of innovation in the world of rotator design. The rotators on our Orange Peel Grapples are no exception. In addition to standard 3600 rotation and a fully supported pinion gear, all of our rotations are fully sealed, allowing them to be fully submersed in up to 15 feet of water. Our rotators are without a doubt the most advanced and longest lasting ever made. Why settle for anything but the best?

Multitasking machine

MAG GRAB OPTION

Our Orange Peel Grapples can be fitted with magnets, allowing them to easily sort and separate scrap metal materials. The magnets are compatible with our 4 tine configurations and range in size from 30″ – 50″ (76 cm – 127 cm).

Series 4-Tine OP4S050

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

52 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

2,295 lb

Capacity

0.5 y3

Open

77 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S075

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

53 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

2,385 lb

Capacity

0.8 y3

Open

87 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S100

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

53 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

2,660 lb

Capacity

1.0 y3

Open

96 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S125

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

66 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

3,520 lb

Capacity

1.3 y3

Open

96 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S150

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

67 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

3,790 lb

Capacity

1.5 y3

Open

102 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S200

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

68 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

4,070 lb

Capacity

2.0 y3

Open

114 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S250

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

68 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

4,545 lb

Capacity

2.5 y3

Open

129 in

Series 4-Tine OP4S300

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

77 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

6,320 lb

Capacity

3.0 y3

Open

134 in

Series 5-Tine OP5S040

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

52 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

2,695 lb

Capacity

0.5 y3

Circumference

82 in

Series 5-Tine OP5S060

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

53 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

2,805 lb

Capacity

0.8 y3

Circumference

91 in

Series 5-Tine OP5S080

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

54 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

3,250 lb

Capacity

1.0 y3

Circumference

101 in

Series 5-Tine OP5S090

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

66 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

4,320 lb

Capacity

1.2 y3

Circumference

105 in

Series 5-Tine OP5S110

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

67 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

4,655 lb

Capacity

1.4 y3

Circumference

112 in

Series 5-Tine OP5S140

Technical Data

Height (open/excluding rotation)

68 in

Weight (excluding rotation)

5,005 lb

Capacity

1.8 y3

Circumference

124 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S075

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

30 & 36 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S100

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

36 & 40 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S100HD

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

40 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S125

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

40 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S150

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

40 & 44 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S150HD

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

44 & 50 in

Series Mag-Grab OPM4S200HD

Technical Data

Magnet Size Options

44 & 50 in

out-lift

All of our Orange Peel Grapples come equipped with Rotobec’s own built-in-house 5,000 PSI CYLINDERS. Our cylinders are the largest in the industry, guaranteeing a longer than average life, and feature a fully self-contained design offering an unmatched level of cylinder protection.

out-perform

The jaws of our grapples feature a BOX STYLE STRUCTURE which provides the maximum level of strength and durability. To enhance durability further, the inner surface of our tines are built using a heavy duty 5/8” STEEL PLATE.

out-last

Our grapples feature Rotobec’s patented ADJUSTABLE MECHANICAL STOPS which compensate for the inevitable wear on your jaw tips. This feature allows you to maintain full jaw closure even after your tips are worn down. To ensure that doesn’t happen to quickly, our jaw tips are constructed from a special WEAR RESISTANT STEEL which offers 50% better abrasion resistance than typical AR-500.

quality components

In order to guarantee the quality and reliability of your material handling equipment, we proudly manufacture and assemble every major component of our grapples in-house, right here in North America. Each component is constructed of only the best quality materials available, and is built with one purpose: To outperform and outlast the competition.

Service made simple

Our number one priority is your productivity. Machine downtime is a costly inconvenience and we have taken every measure to ensure that our customers experience as little of this as possible. Our expert team of service technicians are conveniently located all across North America and are dedicated to providing our customers with the best service in the business.

success stories

CUSTOMER: Sennebogen & Tak Lee Machinery China
PRODUCT: OP5F140SEN, OP5F280 & OP4F200 Orange Peel Grapples

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CHALLENGE

Customers needed an Orange Peel Grapple with fully closed tines for specific material handling needs, without the added maintenance cost.

CUSTOM SOLUTION

Rotobec designed these Orange Peels with closed tines, to allow for specific handling, without material falling through the tines. These grapples were adapted with replaceable teeth, for quick and cheaper maintenance, to reduce downtime while changing them out.

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CUSTOMER: Ziegler
PRODUCT: OP4F-012 Orange Peel Grapple

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CHALLENGE

Customers needed an Orange Peel Grapple for use in their paper recycling factory.

CUSTOM SOLUTION

Rotobec specially designed this Orange Peel Grapple for use in their factory, according to specific needs of the customer. It’s open diameter does not exceed 45″ which allows the cleaning of the settling pond, and therefor reducing the downtime that this used to take. The structure of the grapple is composed of a cylinder connected to synchro arms, and it weighs around 1,000 pounds. This grapple has allowed the customer to remain fully functioning and carry out the daily paper recycling process with ease.