Vertical Seed Conditioner (VSC)


  • Conditioning process takes 20–40 minutes from product entry to product discharge
  • Five models available (25–3,500 MTPD)
  • FIFO, a true first-in first-out system
  • Uses low pressure or flash steam (1 BAR or 15 PSI)
  • Up to 3% drying with the Crown patented air system
  • Low power volumetric rotor discharge (1-1/2 hp [1.2 kW] maximum)
  • No need for expensive and high-maintenance grain dryers
  • Proven technology as a canola pre-heater, soybean crack conditioner and corn germ conditioner


  • Stack up to 12 heating sections in one unit
  • Easily expandable by adding sections
  • Oval tubes increase heating surface area
  • Heating sections use oval 304L SS tubes and tube sheets
  • Access to all tubes with removable covers
  • Wear-protection armor on top row of tubes
  • Side inspection covers to watch product flow during operation
  • Optional heat sources include hot water or flash steam