GP-05L Glass Pulverizer


Quiet Operation

Simple to Operate & Maintain

Easy Installation

Reasonably Priced

Single Frame Construction

Generates Glass Sand with No Sharp Edges

Abrasion Resistant Materials on All Wear Surfaces

One of Andela’s popular glass pulverizer sytems, the GP-05L system, recycles waste glass at a rate of 1- 2 tons/hour into glass sand and gravel sized aggregates, separated from trash.

The GP-05L system can process all types of glass including gallon size containers. You will have an end result of sand & gravel in separate bunkers. Installation is easy: place the unit and conveyor in position, attach the legs and bring electrical power to the control panel.

The GP-05L system packages include the Andela Metering Surge Hopper, Andela Glass Pulverizer-Screening Unit, conveyors, and electrical controls. Each system is designed to meet customer specifications. Installation supervision, operations and safety training is available upon request.

  • Processes 1-2 tons per hour and accepts all types of glass.
  • Has a single screen for a 3/8” minus aggregate or two screens to separate glass sand & gravel sizes.
  • Includes maintenance access doors with replaceable chromium carbide liners and hammers for easy maintenance and service.
  • The glass crusher is also available as a single unit (See Equipment page).

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Machine Specifications


Machine Input Opening: 12” x 12”
Barrel Diameter and Length: 16” x 34”
Barrel Liner: Chromium Carbide
Motor Size: 7.5 hp
Solid Steel Shaft Diameter: 2”
Number of Hammers: 28
Hammer Type: Flailing Arm/Hardened Steel
Bearing Size: 2”
Seal Protection: 2 Seals at Each Shaft Bearing


Motor Voltage: 230/460 VAC, 60 HZ, 3 phase (Or to customer specifications)

The manufacturer reserves the right to change designs and specifications without notice.

Trommel Screen

Screen #1: 24” OD x 2’ long, 3/16” screen opening or to specification
Screen #2: 24” OD x 2’ long, 7/16” screen opening or to specification
Produces 1/8” minus glass sand, 1/8”-3/8” glass aggregate, and 3/8” plus trash
Screen Type: Stainless Steel Woven Wire
Rotating Brushes: 7” diameter
Motor Size: 1 hp

Safety Features

Protective Guards: Cover Input Hopper, Drive Unit and Bearings
Maintenance Features: Central lubrication Block, External Mount

Why Choose Andela Products

  • A global company with sales throughout the United States, Canada, Japan, Spain, France, and more
  • Custom-built machines to your organization's specific needs
  • Durable and built to last longer than competitor machines
  • Built-in safety features to ensure proper machine use