New MS-1610 Series 16" Hydraulic Shear

The mid-size REC MS-1610 Series of Hydraulic (Alligator) Metal Shears have a cut force of over 110 tons, a 16” blade and a wide 10” opening to tackle wider scrap metals. But, it’s the unit’s unique ability to power from multiple sources that make it a “must have” shear for serious scrap metal recyclers. Electric, Gas, even Diesel - you have your choice of dedicated power… Or you can have the best of both words with our Dual Motor/Engine powered shear that lets you work inside or out. Plug it in for indoor operation or turn the key and let the engine run for cordless outdoor shearing.

  • Foot Pedal Blade Engagement... Automatic single stroke system allows for quick one-off cuts or continuous cycle cutting
  • Hydraulic Cylinder powers 16” blade with 110+ tons of cut force to easily cut solid Round Bar up to 2 - 1/4” diameter and Plates up to 16” wide
  • Tool-free Adjustable Blade Gate protects blade when not in use and clamps metals for easier, safer cutting
  • Powered to Perform… 10-HP Electric Motor (standard), Gas or Diesel-powered Engines and Dual Motor/Engine Combo units are available
  • Ideal for Recycling Centers, Scrap yards, Demolition & Construction
Model MS-1610 MS-1610G MS-1610D MS-1610CG MS-1610CD
Power (HP/cc is rated by the engine mfg) 10 HP Elec. Motor 230/460/3 337cc Honda® GX340 Gas 442cc Kohler® Diesel Combo Elec./Gas Combo Elec./Diesel
Blade Length 16" 
Shear Height  34"
Blade Opening Tip to Tip  10"
Cutting Force  110+ (tons)
Maximum Cut Speed, Full Open  11 per minute
Maximum Cut Speed, 1- 1/2" Open 63 per minute 
Unit Dimensions (L x W x H)  60 - 1/2" x 32 - 3/4" x 45 - 1/4" 60 - 1/2” x 38 - 3/4” x 45 - 1/4”
Unit Weight DRY (Approximate)  2,000 lbs. 2,200 lbs.
Hydraulic Fluid ISO 46 Hyd. Fluid / 50 Gallon Capacity - Unit Ships Dry. Fill Before Use.
Angles Channels Flats I-Beams Plates Bar (Maximum Diameter) T Section
 3" x 1/2" 4" x 2" x 8 lb. 6" x 3/4"  4" x 1 - 3/4" x 5 lb. 16" x 1/4" Round: 2 - 1/4" / Square: 1 - 3/4" 3" x 3" x 1/2"

Crafted with pride in the U.S.A., all MS-1610 Series Hydraulic Metal Shears come with a lifetime guarantee on the main bearing assembly and a one-year parts warranty.

We reserve the right to modify these specifications without notice or liability to previously sold machines.

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Pictures Show MS-160 with optional Honda Gas Engine

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Recycling Equipment Corporation
831 W 5th St, Lansdale, PA 19446
Phone: 267-218-7200  Fax: 267-218-7215