LKE-1

LKE-1 Lung Gun

LKE-1 Lung Gun

The Jarvis Model LKE-1 - pneumatically controlled gun for high speed vacuum removal of poultry lungs and kidneys.

  • Ideally suited for removal of chicken, turkey, duck, and geese lungs and kidneys.
  • Operator fatigue and error is reduced by the unique air trigger system.
  • Lightest lung gun available - only 1.5 lbs (0.7 kg).
  • Instantaneous vacuum - the usual delay associated with conventional guns is eliminated.
  • Easy to clean for optimum hygiene - simply suck disinfectant through with the vacuum and spray externally.
  • Replaceable tubes and handles reduce maintenance costs compared with single piece construction guns.
  • Meets national and international requirements for safety and hygiene.
Model LKE-1 Specifications:   
Drive Pneumatic
Operating Pressure80 psi5.4 bar
Air Consumption (per 800 strokes)1.0 ft³0.27 m³
Vacuum Requirements (minimum)15 in Hg380 mm Hg
Free Air Flow (for vacuum)25 -50 ft³/min0.7-1.4 m³/min
CapacityLimited by operator skill (avg. 2400/hour)
Control HandleSingle Finger Air Trigger
Tube Diameters1.0 in25 mm
1.25 in32 mm
Overall Lengths16 in406 mm
20 in508 mm
Weight1.5 lbs0.7 kg
Operating Pressure80 psi5.4 bar
Operating Pressure80 psi5.4 bar