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Alligator Scrap Cutting Shears

Imitated . . . But Never Duplicated

Gensco has been a trusted source for Scrap Processing Alligator and Guillotine style shears for over 100 years. Regardless of the application, no other supplier understands the value of scrap shears better than Gensco. Hydraulic models with blade lengths up to 40 inches. Cut steel, clean & prepare metals, cut cable or bar, we offer the right machine for the job. High quality, maintenance free scrap shears in a range of sizes. Don't be fooled by cheap imitations, our shears offer the best the market has to offer with a brand you can trust. Download DTX Literature


DTX 200 - Alligator Shear: 8" Blades


DTX200: Hydraulic alligator shearing machine.
Special “bench top” shear
Blade Length: 8” (200 mm) blades
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable mechanical hold down & adjustable jaw opening
Supplied with guard over cutting head
Foot pedal control
Cutting Force in Throat: Approx.... Show More


DTX 340 - Alligator Shear: 14" Blades


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DTX340: Hydraulic alligator shearing machine.
Blade Length: 14” (340 mm) blades
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable mechanical gaurd & adjustable jaw opening
Supplied with guard over cutting head
Foot pedal control
Cutting Force in Throat: Approx. 45 tons
Cutting Capacity:  All types... Show More


DTX 300 - Alligator Shear: 12" Blades


DTX300: Hydraulic alligator shearing machine.
Blade Length: 12” (300 mm) blades
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable mechanical hold down & adjustable jaw opening
Supplied with guard over cutting head
Foot pedal control
Cutting Force in Throat: Approx. 97 tons
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DTX 310 - Alligator Shear: 12" Blades w/Scrap Hold Down


DTX310H: Hydraulic alligator shearing machine c/w specially designed hydraulic hold down for various scrap.  Automatic sequence valve with on/off control, auto blade return function, stroke adjustment, etc.
Blade Length: 12” (300 mm) blades. 
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable jaw opening
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DTX 400 - Alligator Shear: 16" Blades


DTX400: Hydraulic alligator shearing machine.
Full specifications (See attached sheets).
Blade Length: 16” (400 mm) blades.
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable mechanical hold down
Adjustable jaw opening
Supplied with guard over cutting head
Foot pedal control
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DTX 410 - Alligator Shear: 16" Blades w/Scrap Hold Down


DTX410H: Full specifications (Hydraulic alligator shearing machine c/w specially designed hydraulic hold down for various scrap.  Automatic sequence valve with on/off control, auto blade return function, stroke adjustment, etc.
Blade Length: 16” (400mm) blades. 
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable jaw... Show More


DTX 4/600 - Alligator Shear: 24" Blades


DTX 4/600: Hydraulic alligator shearing machine
A special long nose version of our popular DTX 400
Full specifications (See attached sheets).
Blade Length: 24” (600 mm) blades.
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable mechanical hold down
Adjustable jaw opening
Supplied with guard over cutting... Show More


DTX 600 - Alligator Shear: 24" Blades w/scrap hold down


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DTX600: HEAVY DUTY Hydraulic alligator
shearing machine. Integrated AUTOMATIC hydraulic hold down device, electric foot control, automatic sequencing and speed regeneration valve
Blade Length: 24” (600 mm) blades
4 sided reversible & regrindable
Lower blade in adjustable knife seat
Adjustable jaw... Show More


KAJ800 / 1000 - Alligator Shear: 32" - 40" Blade


KAJ800H & KAJ1000H: HEAVIEST DUTY Hydraulic alligator
shear offered. Integrated AUTOMATIC hydraulic hold down device, automatic sequencing and speed
regeneration valve.  Electronic stroke adjustment functionality. Cast steel head and hold down
KAJ800 Blade Length: 32” (800 mm)
KAJ1000 Blade Length: 40" (1000 mm)
4 sided reversible & regrindable blades
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KAJRB Stationary Rail Breaker


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Unlike any product on the market the KAJRB is specifically designed to cut high tensile strength rail quickly and efficiently with precision. Designed for all current Vignol rails up to 136RE*, profile, size S7* to UIC 60 / 60 UNI.  The KAJRB features a fully automatic infeed system which draws rail into the breaking section.

Completely... Show More