Wagner Single Shaft Shredder WS5

The small shredder for big challenges.

For nearly all recycling and recyclable material.

  • all sorts of plastic waste (hard and soft, cluster, automotive, foils, etc)
  • electric cables, electronic scrap
  • all sorts of wood waste
  • paper and cardboard boxes
  • textiles
  • and many more.

Low maintenance

solid construction to be bolted together in the add-on system


innovative PLC with display or touch screen available


potent and reliable - the Wagner quality


high availability due to a high quality standard

Made in Austria

The advanced Wagner-technologies are multi-awarded by the Austrian Chamber of Commerce.

Quality, power and endurance. These properties typify all Wagner shredders. According to your special requirements you get your optimal shredding solution. And when you need more of all then we build your special shredder exactly as required.

Wagner Shredder is your reliable and qualified partner. Our special field is the construction and manufacturing of high-quality recycling-machines. We guarantee a mximum of quality and flexibility, right from the planning until the delivery of your special machine.


Control panel

Control panel

  • high performance proven and tested PLC concept
  • user-friendly display
  • 10 freely adjustable parameters (operating programmes)
  • quick selection of different parameters by simply pressing a key
  • precise rotor current adjustment for maximum material throughput
  • status notification
Cutting rotor

Cutting rotor

  • the solid multi-usage knives, made from special steel, are screwed onto exchangeable knife-holders
  • low maintenance and quickly replaceable
  • optionally available in hard metal for an even longer service life
  • knives come in different shapes and sizes, quadruple usage


  • wear protected by a metal guard
  • large number of knives results in low heat development and increased throughput
  • rotor refrigeration is optional


  • proven and tested European high quality drive, with high performance feature
  • the torque support is elastic by rubber buffers
  • available in different power capacities


  • hydraulic cylinder with Cardanic bearing
  • slider with adjustable wiper for sealing; duplex usage
  • a frequency converter for high performance is optional
Hydraulic aggregate

Hydraulic aggregate

  • high quality components
  • potent
  • hydraulic block valve for absorbing impacts protects the slider's cylinder
The screen unit

The screen unit

  • solid screen basket made from hardox wear plate
  • minor distance to the knife point for higher throughput
  • quick and easy change of screen segments
Rotor bearings

Rotor bearings

  • rotor adjustable for precise clearance between rotating and static blades
  • solid and easy maintenance
  • the bearings are mounted in such a way that they are not susceptible to impurities
Technical data

Technical data

Length: 1720 mm
Width: 975 mm
Height: 1925 mm
Work area: 460 x 370 mm
Rotor length: 460 mm
Rotor diameter:   308 mm
Number of knives:   36 pc.
Drive power: 5,5 - 9,2 kW
Screen size: 10 - 50 mm
Weight: approx. 940 kg

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