S. Howes

Split Tube


Split Tube Design: Effortless Material Conveyance with Quick Clean-up

Mechanically convey dry, free-flowing, and sluggish materials with easy cleaning without tools. The unique S. Howes split tube design features hinged covers that provide easy access for cleaning and maintenance, removable hoppers in various designs, and the efficiency of tubular conveyors. Standard model split tube conveyors feature heavy-duty construction starting with 7-gauge troughs and ¼” flighting and can be built in stainless steel, carbon steel, and other alloys.


  • Quick-access hinged covers provide easy access to the auger for cleaning and maintenance
  • Bottom cleanout for ease of drain at washdown
  • Heavy-duty construction – Exceeds CEMA standards
  • Continuous or intermittent auger weld
  • Caster design for portability
  • Inclined or horizontal configuration with easily adjusted hydraulic height control
  • Removable hoppers
  • Counterbalanced for maximum safety
  • Bottom mount direct drive

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  • Continuous and ground smooth welds available for sanitary applications
  • FDA and USDA approvable
  • Gasketless housing design for complete washdown
  • High-grade finishes up to #4 or higher
  • Hopper agitators
  • Special abrasion resistant seals
  • Packing gland seals
  • Rotating mechanical seals
  • Base-mounted starter controls
  • Heat transfer jacket
  • Self-contained dust collector

Sample Applications

  • Powdered Milk
  • Ground Meat
  • Glass Bead
  • Chemicals
  • Cosmetics
  • Pigments
  • Regrind
  • Plastics
  • Pellets
  • Resins
  • Batter
  • Cereal
  • Sugar
  • Food
  • Grain
  • Flour
  • Salt