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Tier IV

Tier IV (Tier 4), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier IV engines have exhaust after treatment systems to reduce emissions of particulate matter (soot) …

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Tier III

Tier III (Tier 3), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier III engines have more advanced technology than Tier II which reduces the amount of …

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Tier II

Tier II (Tier 2), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier II engines have more advanced technology than Tier I which reduces the amount of …

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Remote Control

Stacking Conveyors have a hand held, wireless device that can operate multiple machine functions via remote control. This allows for convenient single-person operation.

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Tier II

Tier II (Tier 2), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier II engines have more advanced technology than Tier I which reduces the amount of …

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Tier III

Tier III (Tier 3), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier III engines have more advanced technology than Tier II which reduces the amount of …

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Tier IV

Tier IV (Tier 4), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier IV engines have exhaust after treatment systems to reduce emissions of particulate matter (soot) …

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Remote Control

Terra Select Screens have a hand held, wireless device that can operate multiple machine functions via remote control. This allows for convenient single-person operation.

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Tier II

Tier II (Tier 2), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier II engines have more advanced technology than Tier I which reduces the amount of …

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Tier II

Tier II (Tier 2), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier II engines have more advanced technology than Tier I which reduces the amount of …

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Tier III

Tier III (Tier 3), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier III engines have more advanced technology than Tier II which reduces the amount of …

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Tier III

Tier III (Tier 3), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier III engines have more advanced technology than Tier II which reduces the amount of …

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Tier IV

Tier IV (Tier 4), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier IV engines have exhaust after treatment systems to reduce emissions of particulate matter (soot) and nitrogenous compounds. …

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Remote Control

Peterson chippers can operate feed and track via remote control, enabling a single-person operation. Pause and resume operation with a single push of a button.

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Electronic Control Systems (ECS)

An Electronic Control System (ECS) is a controller, programmable logic controller (PLC), or processor that controls the automatic electrical and hydraulic functions of a machine. It also controls safety systems, operating, and captures important machine data.  

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Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)

A Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) also known as adjustable-frequency drives, are a type of AC (Alternating Current) electric motor controller that adjusts the rotational speed (rpm) of the motor. Having the ability to change the motor speed allows for more …

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Soft Start

A Soft Start motor is a type of AC (Alternative Current) electric motor controller that temporarily reduces the load and torque (rotational force) on the motor during start-up, to prevent electrical current surges. This is especially important with large horsepower …

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Tier IV

Tier IV (Tier 4), is an engine emissions standard. There are several tiers of emissions standards that large diesel engines must adhere to by certain dates. Tier IV engines have exhaust after treatment systems to reduce emissions of particulate matter (soot) and nitrogenous compounds. …

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Remote

Peterson horizontal grinders can operate material feed and track via remote control, enabling a single-person operation. Pause and resume operation with a single push of a button.

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Poclain

A hydraulic drive gear motor that is used to power the infeed and compression rolls in place of a less expensive hydraulic motor and chain and sprockets.

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Land Clearing Mode

Land Clearing Mode is a special code in the machine's IQAN control system that controls the functions of the compression roll to increase the maximum lift height and allow large unprocessed pieces into the grinding chamber.

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IQAN Controls

The Parker IQAN (pronounced i-can) system is the main computer processor and control system platform used on all Peterson equipment. The IQAN controls monitor machine inputs and outputs while controlling machine functions. It is the primary interface for the operator to …

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Internal Direct Drive

The internal direct drive is generally associated with the compression roll drive. It is a premium Poclain style drive that does not utilize chain and sprockets.

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Down Pulse

The down pulse is a control setting that applies down pressure on the compression roll for very short and regular periods of time.

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Compression Roll Service Mode

The compression roll service mode is a safety feature unique to Peterson machines that ensures the service is done safely and effectively by raising the compression roll high enough to service the rotor, securing it, and disabling the system. This keeps …

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