Jun 24, 2024
Portable and stationary hoof trimming chute specifications
Portable chute

Trailer specifications:

  • 3" x 3" x .188" and 3" x 3" x .375" square tube frame construction
  • Axles are 7,000 lb. rubber ride torsion type. Available in single or dual axles. Brakes standard on rear axle or dual axle trailers, optional on single axle.
  • New 16” wheels and tires
  • 2” “Bulldog hitch”
  • 5,000 lb. trailer jack
  • Complete fenders and DOT required lights
  • 30” x 30” x 60” storage compartment for power unit and supplies
  • Two stiff leg style outriggers

Chute specifications:

  • Chute can be built to lay cow on either the right or left side
  • 2-1/2” x 2-1/2” x .188" square tube construction
  • All pivot points are bearing type or greaseable type
  • Safety locks for transportation
  • 24 VAC heavy-duty power units with heavy-duty deep cycle batteries
  • Standard hydraulic cylinders, valves, and pump (agriculture type)
  • 3,000 PSI hoses and fittings

    Approximate weight – 3,500 lbs.
Stationary ‘lay over’ hoof trimming chute
  • Chute can be ordered to lay the cow on either the left or right side
  • Chute is constructed with 2-1/2” x 2-1/2” x .188” square tubing
  • 12 gauge sheet on table section
  • Pivot points on tilt are 1-15/16” pillow block bearing
  • Pivot points on belt system are 1-1/2” pillow block bearings
  • Head gate hinges are 5/8” rod ends
  • Base stand is constructed with 3” x 3” x .188” square tubing
  • All exposed ends of tubes are capped
  • Three (3) HP 220 VAC single phase or three (3) HP 240-480 VAC three phase power unit
  • Vickers pump
  • Unit has three hydraulic operations - chute tilt, belt system, and head catch
  • Six-gallon hydraulic oil reservoir with vented cap and cartridge type filter
  • All hydraulic valves and cylinders are standard agriculture type
  • Hoses are 3,000 lb. PSI rated with JIC fittings
  • Anchor plates are supplied with unit
  • Chains and hooks are not mounted on the chute but are supplied

    Approximate weight – 2,200 lb.