Rotary Equipment

General Kinematics rotary equipment lines are capable of processing anything from hot castings to waste streams and a variety of things in between. Specifically designed to improve worker safety, GK’s rotary technology is built with our easy, low-maintenance design. Simplified liner and motor replacements remove the headaches associated with other rotary equipment. Find the perfect rotary addition to your process today!

Foundry and Metalcasting Rotary Equipment

From casting and sprue cleaning to shakeout and sand attrition, DUCTA-SERIES™ Rotary Foundry Drums will meet your specific process objectives.

DUCTA-CLEAN® Rotary Media Drums

Ducta-Clean Rotary Media Drums

DUCTA-SCREEN™ Rotary Shakeouts

Ducta-Screen rotary shakeouts

DUCTA-SPRUE® Rotary Sprue Mills

Ducta-Sprue Rotary sprue cleaner

DUCTA-COOL™ Sand & Casting Cooling Drums

Ducta Cool Rotary Cooler

DUCTA-CLAIM™ Rotary Lump Crusher / Sand Reclaimer

Ducta-Claim sand reclaimer lump crusher

Rotary Dross Reclaimers

Rotary Dross Reclaimers

Rotary Dryers

Rotary Dryer

Rotary Sand Screens

Rotary Sand Screens

Recycling Rotary Equipment

Find the perfect rotary equipment for your recycling process.

Rotary Trommel

Bulk Processing Rotary Equipment

Find the perfect rotary equipment for your bulk processing system.


Rotary Dryer





Rotary Equipment Components

Component replacement parts for Rotary Equipment.

LOCK-TITE™ Rotary Drum Liner


Rotary Drum Bodies

LOCK-TITE™ Rotary Drum Liners and Bodies

Sprockets, Chains and More


Rotary Drum Forged Wheels and Tires

Related Articles

Case Study: Rotary Drums Done Right

Challenge A Canadian foundry had several rotary drums in their facility and were looking to update one of their rotary drums. Their application required careful handling of intake manifolds, yet needed to be aggressive enough to leave a clean casting surface with no damage. Approach The foundry had existing General Kinematics conveyors, feeders, and other […]

Case Study: Rotary Drum Liners

Challenge A North American foundry had an existing rotary drum in their facility. The drum liners had become severely worn and damaged over time and required new liners installed. Approach General Kinematics sales engineers presented the rotary drum liners GK engineers and manufactures. The foundry is a sand cast foundry making light truck engine components, […]

Case Study: Replacing Rotary Drum Liners

Challenge A leading North American metal caster had an existing rotary drum that was in need of replacement. The drum was being utilized to clean and break up sprue prior to returning to the melt department. The cast liner system in their drum had worn out, which jammed the area between the liner body and […]

GK Rotary Drum Liner Installation: York, PA

Rotary Drum Liner Installation Installation of a liner system historically can be tricky, but that’s where General Kinematics has made great headway with its long-lasting, durable LOCK-TITE™ Liner System. Robert Wasilewski, Sales Engineer for General Kinematics, points out why it lasts so much longer. “The LOCK-TITE™ System is made up of abrasion-resistant AR400. It’s tougher […]