UpComing Tradeshows

September 26-28, 2017
Alihankinta 2017
Tampere, Finland

September 30 - October 04, 2017
WEFTEC 2017
Chicago, IL

October 03-05, 2017
hi Technology and Industry Expo 2017
Herning, Denmark

Application Profiles

14 September 2017

Standard Vent Clutch for Mine Crusher

Wichita Clutch Standard Vent Clutch for Mine Crusher

A replacement clutch was needed for use on an older belt-driven crusher at a U.S. mine. The clutch is mounted directly to a 42" diameter, five-belt sheave positioned on the main crushing roller shaft.

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07 September 2017

Variable Pitch Axial Fans

Twiflex TLB Turning, Locking & Braking System for Variable Pitch Axial Fans

A leading global manufacturer was looking for ways to improve the safety on its axial fans used at coal-fired power plants. The large electric motor-driven forced draft, induced draft, and primary air type fans are critical to boiler air and flue gas flows in the steam generating process.

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31 August 2017

Mine Slurry Pumps

TB Wood's V-Belt Drives for Mine Slurry Pumps

A large pump OEM required a rugged belted drive solution for slurry pumps used by a copper mine customer. The pumps are used to transport slurry, comprised of ore and water, through a pipeline. After reaching its destination, the ore is separated from the water and the remaining water is treated prior to release or reuse.

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28 August 2017

Dragline Motor Braking Systems

Formsprag Clutch LCB-200 Backstops for Dragline Ventilation Fans

A leading global fan OEM needed an economical backstop for cooling fans used on a mine dragline. Controlling the temperature inside draglines is a significant challenge. Operating in hot, arid conditions combined with the heat generated from up to 20 various electric drive motors can create dangerously high temperatures.

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24 August 2017

Handicap Van Kneeling System

Warner Linear H-Track Electric Actuators for Handicap Van Kneeling System

Kneeling systems have become a popular option on custom handicap vans. Linear actuators are used in these systems to lower the rear suspension of the van, reducing the incline of the wheelchair ramp when deployed.

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