Frequently Asked Questions
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Yes, we currently have two options for gizzard peeling. Delong’s offers a Chicken Gizzard Peeler and a Turkey Gizzard Peeler. Both options have yield rates of 80-90%.
Lead times vary for different products, but most items are kept in stock and can ship the same day of order.
Yes, our products have proven to increase yield anywhere from 15% to 20% in most cases. For example, if your current yield is 50-60%, then you would see an increase to 80-90% with our parts and machinery.
You will see grooves in roller teeth, shiny appearances on and around teeth, and peeling and yield will decrease.
Replacement varies per bushing type. Replacement time can be anywhere from 2 weeks to 6 weeks. Replacement times are determined by run times and application in most cases.
We offer a variety of products that will increase the yield in most of your protein production plants. Some of these products include but are not limited to: Skinning of whole Chickens/Turkeys, Gizzard Peeling, Gut Stripping, Neck Skinning, Skinning of leg quarters, breasts, beef, and pork. We are always looking to innovate and find more applications for our products to be utilized and help increase efficiency and yield for all industries in food processing.
Yes, we currently make and supply rollers and other parts for Cantrell, Meyn, Stork/Marel, and Davis machines. We also have the capability to make rollers and roller blocks that we do not currently produce.
Yes, we have the capability to manufacture most types of rollers and end blocks.
Yes, our equipment has and is being used in pork, beef, chicken, turkey, and pet food processing facilities.
Yes, we can repair Neck Skinning Rollers, Gizzard Transport Rollers, Transport Augers, Gut Gears, Heart and Liver Separator rollers, and Roller End Blocks.
Being a family owned business has helped the DeLong family build on their own success, expand to new markets, and share their experience from generation to generation.
U.S. manufacturers are expected to hold higher standards. That’s why every DeLong’s product must pass rigorous in-house testing for proof of excellence in design, engineering and construction.