UpComing Tradeshows

October 23-28, 2017
AIMMGM 2017
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

October 24-26, 2017
OTC Brazil 2017
Rio de Janairo, Brazil

October 24-26, 2017
Engine Test Expo 2017
Novi, MI

Mining & Aggregate

13 October 2017

Mine HVAC Fan

Boston Gear Centric® Centrifugal Clutch for Mine HVAC System

A global mine ventilation equipment manufacturer needed an overload clutch solution for a large fan drive application. Fans are used to drive fresh air into a downcast shaft while the large diameter main fans draw out old air from the mine through an upcast shaft.

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09 October 2017

Sand Mine Conveyors

TB Wood's V-Belt Drive for Sand Mine Conveyors

A reliable belted drive solution was needed by a large mining equipment manufacturer for its moveable inclined conveyors. The belt conveyors are used for stacking material at sand mines and stone quarries.

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25 September 2017

Rope Shovel Ventilation Fans

Formsprag Clutch Model FSO Backstopping Clutches for Rope Shovel Ventilation Fans

A major manufacturer of fans and blowers needed a high-torque clutch solution for installation on mine shovel ventilation fans. The fans are used to control the temperature inside the shovel’s diesel engine compartment.

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18 September 2017

Exposibram 2017 Booth Photo

Exposibram 2017

The International Mining Exhibition (EXPOSIBRAM) is a 4 day event being held from 18th September to the 21th September 2017 at the Expominas – Belo Horizonte – MG- Brazil.

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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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