The experts in innovative food processing machinery

Green Bean Processing

Lyco Manufacturing designs and fabricates a line of snap green and wax bean equipment designed for efficient use, high throughput and worker safety. All of our bean equipment is more technically perfected and more ruggedly made to have lower maintenance than any other rival’s machines.

Dirt Reel – Problems solved, no more screen failures

  • NEVER FAIL stainless steel running rings
  • Heavy blancher trunnions / bearings
  • Heavy rugged frame construction
  • Precision manufacturing lasts longer and requires less maintenance.

Green Bean / Spinach Washer

  • 20,000 PPH or 40,000 / 60,000 PPH.
  • Cleated belt rock remover that works well!
  • Vee Tank sections trap sand and dirt that can be purged on-the-fly allowing you to run 24 hours.
  • 20 and 30 HP pumps provide 1,500 GPM of water to clean the dirtiest product.

Cluster-Cutter/Pre-Snipper

  • 20% less damage / higher efficiency
  • Gentle paddle wheel reduces bruising
  • 104 stainless steel Vee Knives vs. 81 more knives means more efficiency
  • Longer lasting Vee Knives – often two years or more
  • Stainless steel knife holders never fail
  • Round hole no hem baffles – Outlast hex designs
  • 22 cluster discs vs. 17 are more efficient 95% to 99%
  • Cutting Discs snap together without nuts and bolts
  • Cylinder brush – keeps pockets open
  • 48″ diameter snipper cylinder
  • 4,000 to 8,000 PPH depending upon application

Super Snipper

  • Precision manufacturing = longer life
  • 48 Inch diameter snipper cylinder
  • High capacity 4,000 to 8,000 PPH
  • Round no hem baffles – outlast hex
  • Paddle wheel reduces bruising by 20% and increases snipping efficiency 95-99%
  • 104 stainless steel Vee Knives versus typical 81
  • Lyco knives last two years or more
  • Stainless steel unbreakable knife holders
  • Brush option to keep pockets open

Intermediate Snipper

  • 32 Inch diameter snipper cylinder
  • Higher capacity – 2,000 to 3000 PPH
  • Soft edged internal baffles reduce damage
  • 630 straight slot 13-5″/64″ openings
  • 68 stainless steel Vee Knives in 6 rows Stainless steel unbreakable knife holders
  • Brush option – maintains efficiency capacity at 2,000 to 3000 PPH

Mini Snipper

  • 22 inch diameter snipper cylinder
  • Short model
  • 276 wavy pockets
  • 500 PPH capacity
  • Soft edged internal baffles – reduce bruising
  • Model 276 wavy pockets
  • 29 stainless steel sharp cut vee knife assemblies
  • Unbreakable stainless steel knife holders
  • Extended model
  • 408 wavy pockets
  • 1,000 PPH capacity
  • Soft edged internal baffles – reduce bruising
  • 45 stainless steel sharp cut Vee knives
  • Unbreakable stainless steel knife holders

Air Cleaners

  • Absolutely the best Snap Bean Air Cleaner!
  • Superior finite separation
  • Uniform flow radial fan = uniform air flow
  • Greater efficiency from a longer drop plenum
  • Higher recovery
  • 36 inch Model – 8 tons per hour (TPH)
  • 48 inch Model – 12 tons per hour (TPH)
  • 60 inch Model – 20-24 tons per hour (TPH)

Unsnipped Bean Remover

  • High Capacity “UBR” Separators
  • Gentle unsnipped rotating knock-off paddle
  • Ajax-driven vibrating pan
  • 36 Inch diameter reel X 5 feet
  • 48 Inch diameter reel X 8 or 10 feet
  • Heavy-duty drum assembly
  • Open design for easy cleaning
  • Cut bean models and whole bean models