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Application Profiles

24 April 2017

Continuous Miner

Boston Gear Centric® Centrifugal Clutch for Continuous Miner

A major mining equipment manufacturer required a centrifugal clutch solution for a new continuous miner. The machine utilizes twin rotating heads lined with projecting bits. The clutches are positioned between the electric motor and gearbox on each of the two separate head drivetrains.

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17 April 2017

Mine Water Pumps

Formsprag Model SB Backstopping Clutches for Mine Water Pumps

A global manufacturer of pumping systems needed a reliable clutch solution for use on mine water pumps. The packaged system consisted of six electric motor driven pumps connected to a manifold to transport water at a copper mine.

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11 April 2017

Bucket Wheel Excavator

Stieber RSCI Overrunning/ Backstopping Clutch for Bucket Wheel Excavator

A major European mine equipment manufacturer required a backstopping clutch for a bucket wheel excavator used at an open pit coal mine.

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06 April 2017

Warner Linear H-Track Electric Actuators for Movable Solar Arrays

Linear actuators are routinely utilized to adjust panel angles on large solar arrays. This movement allows the panels to be positioned toward the sun for maximum efficiency as it moves across the sky during peak daylight hours.

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03 April 2017

Svendborg Brakes on Coal Mine Longwall Conveyors

Svendborg Brakes BSFH 520 Braking System with SOBO® iQ for Coal Mine Longwall Conveyors

Syntron Material Handling, a leading mine conveyor OEM, needed a complete braking system for use on two downhill longwall panel conveyors at the Deserado Coal Mine located near Rangely, Colorado. Each conveyor is approximately 14,500 ft. long with 725 ft. of drop from tail to head.

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