If you need a large-capacity mixer, the Vermeer VT970 twin-screw vertical mixer could be right for you.

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At nearly 1,000 ft3 (28.3 m3) in capacity plus an overlapping screw design that pulls feed from opposite chambers for a quick mixing process, you can't go wrong with the Vermeer VT970 twin-screw vertical mixer. Choose a single axle with dual tires for an economical option or a tandem-spring axle with four large super-single tires for optimal performance in adverse ground conditions.

If you need a large-capacity mixer, the Vermeer VT970 twin-screw vertical mixer could be right for you.

At nearly 1,000 ft3 (28.3 m3) in capacity plus an overlapping screw design that pulls feed from opposite chambers for a quick mixing process, you can't go wrong with the Vermeer VT970 twin-screw vertical mixer. Choose a single axle with dual tires for an economical option or a tandem-spring axle with four large super-single tires for optimal performance in adverse ground conditions. Find A Dealer Request More Info

Features & Benefits

Screw design

With each revolution of the screw, feedstuffs are pulled out of the opposite tub chamber, positively creating an exchange of feed between the screws because of the overlapping screw design with offset baffles placed on the side of the tub wall.

Efficient cleanout

With efficient cleanout, thanks to three points of contact with the tub floor created by two bi-pulse legs and the leading edge of the screw, operators can end their load with minimized feed waste and maximum material in their bunk.

Versatile axle options

Looking for a large-capacity mixer but have terrain constraints? The VT970 twin-screw vertical mixer gives operators the option to configure a single axle with dual tires or a tandem-spring axle with four large super-single tires.

Optional stainless steel liner

Add the optional stainless steel liner to the tub of your VT970 mixer to help prevent rust.

4-point scale with Bluetooth connectivity

Operators focused on precise rations will appreciate the 4-point scales on all vertical mixers from Vermeer. Plus, operators can view weights directly on their smart device with Bluetooth connectivity.

Specifications

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  • Dimensions and Weights

    • Loading height - standard 127 in 322.6 cm
    • Machine weight - standard 20165 lbs 9146.7 kg
    • Maximum net load 25000 lbs 11339.8 kg
    • Total length 300 in 762 cm
    • Transport width - 50-in folding conveyor extension 119 in 302.3 cm
    • Transport width - 119-in bi-directional conveyor 119 in 302.3 cm
    • Working width - 50-in folding conveyor extension 136 in 345.4 cm
    • Working width - 119-in bi-directional conveyor 119 in 302.3 cm
    • Tires (retread) Standard 315/80R-22.5 dual; Optional 445/50R-22.5 tandem
  • Tub and screws

    • Capacity 970 cu ft 27.5 cu m
    • Number of screws 2
    • Number of knives per screw 7
    • Tub wall thickness 1/4 in (6.4 mm)
    • Tub wall material AR200
    • Floor thickness 3/4 in (19.1 mm)
    • Screw flighting thickness 5/8 in (15.9 mm)
    • Screw flighting material AR200
  • Discharge System

    • Discharge style Front conveyor
    • Discharge Direction Left or right
    • Folding conveyor extension length 25 in/40 in/50 in (64 cm/100 cm/130 cm)
    • Bi-directional conveyor length 101 in/110 in/119 in (257 cm/280 cm/302 cm) OR 101 in (257 cm) hydraulic shift
    • Rear discharge door Optional
  • Tractor Requirements

    • Minimum PTO horsepower 180 hp (2-speed) (130 kW)
    • Recommended PTO horsepower 200 hp 149.1 kw
  • Drive System

    • Driveline 1,000 rpm, CV
    • Two-speed gearbox Optional
    • Torque Protection Shear bolt
    • Screw rpm 39 (1-speed); 39/26 (2-speed)
  • Scale system

    • Scale display Digi-Star EZ2810-BT
    • Number of weigh bars 4
    • Bluetooth connectivity Standard
    • Remote Display Optional

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