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BR1-1 Bead Remover
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BR1-1 Bead Remover BR1-1 Bead Remover

The BR1-1 Bead Remover quickly removes the bead from sidewalls that have been separated from a tire with EECO's Sidewall Remover. The machine is semi-automatic, simply:

  1. Place the sidewall over the upper roller
  2. Press the air button.
  3. Remove sidewall and bead

The bead will then be cut from the sidewall at approximately 1 inch from the inside diameter of the bead. When the cut is complete, the button is released and the pieces can be removed. Production matches the sidewall remover at a rate of 6 sidewalls per minute. The blades are standard Extra Heavy Duty Utility Blades">Extra Heavy Duty Utility Blades. Blade life is approximately 400-600 sidewalls per blade. The blades can be changed in a matter of seconds:

  1. Loosen the 2 blade holder thumbscrews.
  2. Slide out the worn blade.
  3. Flip the blade or slide in a replacement.
  4. Re-tighten the 2 blade holder thumbscrews.

The only maintenance required is to regularly lubricate the drive chain and several grease fittings. Most of the common wear parts (sprockets, chain, bearings, etc.) are standard "off the shelf" parts and available locally. All parts are available from EECO.


Remove steel bead from tire sidewalls.

  • Pre-process before chipping/shredding
  • Produce 100% steel free products from the pieces


Input: Sidewalls
  • Sidewalls from passenger cars and light trucks.
  • Minimum rim diameter: 13" (33cm)
  • Maximum rim diameter: 17" (44cm)


Output: Steel-Free Sidewall + Steel Bead
  • 1 Sidewall per tire, 100% steel-free.
  • 1 Steel Bead, with rubber casing.


Production Rate:
  • Average 360 sidewalls per hour


Size & Weight:
  • Floor space: 33” x 33” (84cm x 84cm)
  • Weight: 250lbs (114Kg)


Cutting surface:


  • 1 HP Single-Phase Leeson TEFC Motor
  • 110v @ 60Hz. International customers, please call to discuss electrical needs.
  • 13 Amp Peak Draw
  • Requires plug for local electrical power, sold separately.


Compressed Air:
  • 100PSI (7 bar) @ 3-5CFM (142L/m)
  • Requires 1/4 female NPT quick disconnect.

EECO has collaborated with 2 lending companies to provide financing for our customers, depending on their needs. For amounts of $500 - $20,000, a Clicklease loan application is available on every machine page. For amounts over $20,000, Partners Capital Group has a simple and straightforward application that can be found here: https://www.flexiblefinanceoptions.com/eaeco

Please keep in mind that EECO has no part in the approval process or setting interest rates. Feel free to use your own financer if a better rate is available. DO NOT SEND FINANCING APPLICATIONS TO EECO.