High Capacity Commercial Hemp Dryer

Need a high capacity commercial hemp dryer? Don’t want to wait for one to be built? Want to save money?! If you answered yes to all these questions we are about to make your day. 

Last year we commissioned a custom engineered commercial hemp dryer constructed with the highest grade parts in the market. It took a significant cash investment and over a year of engineering to get it delivered, installed and running. Soon after the machine was delivered and we began testing, we realized that there were additional engineering opportunities needed to get the machine to capacity. At the end of the day, the dryer, which is supposed to be able to dry 10,000-20,000 pounds an hour, is only capable of drying 1,500 pounds or less per hour. The original design deployed a bag house style dust collection system that proved inefficient at handling the dryer output, so we sold that component back to the manufacturer and began to look for new options that could be deployed quickly.  This led us to the formation of Arbor Vita8 Dry and the acquisition of the Mobile Hemp Drying Company.  With this acquisition, we can make room in our facility for additional extraction and fiber equipment and no longer need our stationary equipment. 

This hemp dryer is a beast – as you can see in the video – but it needs engineering tweaks and additional handling equipment to replace the bag house, address the output side of the dryer and get it to capacity. A very rough estimate of cost to get fully operational is  approximately $250k-$350k in parts and engineering and another $60k in transportation and rigging.*

*These numbers are estimates only.  Buyer should consult with their own engineers and equipment manufacturers before agreeing to purchase.  All equipment being offered for sale is being offered and sold “AS IS” with no warranties of any kind, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

What our commercial hemp dryer comes with.

Black Hopper

  • 100” W x 76” L x 80” H
    • Front Of The Line, Placed Above Tall Blue Conveyor

Blue Conveyor

  • 24” Wide Belt – Cleated. Roughly 16’ Tall.
  • 3-Phase Power, Single Speed


  • 3-Phase Power Controlled By Control Panel
  • Model Number – 7-SHRED-1-H-4000
  • Serial Number – 114665-1-11
  • Made By Monster Industrial
  • Included With Stand – 107 ¼” Tall x 34” Wide x 32” Deep

Screw Press

  • 3-Phase Power – Single Speed – Controlled By Same Control Panel As Grinder
  • Stand Included – 173” L x 46” Wide x 47 ½” Tall
  • Clearance Under Stand – 26 ½”
  • Water Drain On Bottom
  • Model # – A6P – 1600

White “Z” Conveyor 

  • Single Phase – 115V  |  Bottom Horizontal 88” Long
  • 25.01 Feet/Min Speed
  • Cleated Belt
  • Lowest Height – 13” Clearance Under Belt
  • Highest Height – 169 ¼” – Height Is Adjustable
  • 45 degree Angles


  • 3X 3-Phase Motors
  • Combustion Chamber – 194” Long
  • Rotating Drum – 40’ Long
  • Slow Rotating Speed
  • Pickup Fins Inside For Product Agitation
  • Propane Or Natural Gas
  • Controlled By A Control Panel Made By Star Combustion
  • 2-Separate Stands
  • Gas Train Made By Star Combustion

Dropout Box

  • 145 ¾” Tall x 160” Wide x 34 ¾” Long
  • Baffle System

Z Shaped Duct Work

  • 10’ Long Connects Dryer Output to dropbox input 
  • Temp Sensors Included

Flat Blue Conveyor

  • 3-Phase Power
  • VFD Controlled – Variable Speed
  • 30” Wide Belt
  • 38 ¾ FT Long

Z-Shaped Duct Work

  • 10’ Long
  • Connects Drop Out Box Output To Cyclone

Air Compressor

  • 3-Phase Power – 7.5 HP – 230V
  • 80 Gallons
  • More Duct Work
  • 24” Diameter – 60” Roughly

Super Sack Loader

  • 114” Long x 34” Wide x 147 ¼” Tall

Scales x2

  • Single Phase – Digital
  • 5,000lbs capacity
  • 4’ Wide x 5’ Long x 90” Tall
  • Comes With Holding Arms For Super Sacks



Shredder Manual CLICK HERE

Screw Press

Screw Press Manual

Press Controller

Screw Press Controller Manual CLICK HERE

Louisville Dryer Manual


Arbor Vita8

15 Copeland Dr Phenix City, AL 36870, USA info@arborvita8.com


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If you are interested in our products or our processing services give us a call at 1 (334) 370 2155

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