18″ Pellet Mills

Model PM1850 Pellet Mill

For A wide Variety of Applications

The Buskirk 18” Pellet Mills are designed for small to medium sized businesses and for agricultural Customers.  It has a wide variety of applications whether agricultural, forestry or industry. The Buskirk 18” Pellet Mill is a workhorse that continuously produces consistent quality pellets for our Customers.  With in-house machined dies made of the highest quality steel, the flat surface area of the die allows the Buskirk 18” Pellet Mills to produce the following outputs of select material that has been properly prepared for our Customers:


  • 18″ diameter x 1.5″ thick machined hardened die
  • 50 HP grease packed gear motor
  • Stainless steel upper housing
  • 3 6″ diameter hardened rollers
  • 25 X 77 1/4 X 53 1/4
  • 3 Phase Electrical Required
  • Manufactured in the USA

Output Table

Properly Prepared Material Maximum Output (lbs/hr)
Crop Residue 1,500
Hops 1,000
Woody Material 900

*Capacity – varies upon material preparation

* The estimated capacities used here are for reference purposes and are based on a generic biomass mix that has been properly prepared for pelleting. We have done testing with many different types of biomass and have found a large variance in capacity based on the type and preparation of material. Please contact Buskirk Engineering for estimated capacities using your specific product.
Because of the Buskirk Difference™, the 18” Pellet Mill system is scalable, which means that additional 18” Pellet Mills can be added to the equipment to increase production based on the growth of our Customers’ business needs.  This is a versatile pellet system is capable of processing nearly any kind of material into pellets our Customers may want in commercial quantities.