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MTO Made-to-Order Sheaves

13 November 2017

Mine Sizer for Large Mine

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Sizer

A large mining OEM needed a custom belted drive solution for use on a line of mine sizers. The machines feature a pair of cleated (toothed) rollers that crush material between them to a specific size. The belted drive transfers power from the motor/gearbox shaft to the crushing roller shaft.

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10 July 2017

Mine Refrigeration Compressor

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Refrigeration Compressor

A major refrigeration system manufacturer required a custom sheave solution for a large belt-driven mine refrigeration compressor. The belted drive transfers power from the electric motor to the compressor. The reciprocating compressor raises the temperature of the refrigerant gas before it is pumped into a condenser.

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13 October 2016

Mine Cone Crusher

TB Wood's MTO Sheave for Mine Cone Crusher

A major global mining equipment manufacturer needed a replacement sheave for a cone crusher that broke down at a customer’s mine. Cone crushers utilize a gyrating, tapered mantle mounted on a vertical spindle that breaks rock material by crushing it against its concave walls.

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29 September 2016

Mine Flotation Tank

TB Wood's MTO & Standard Sheaves for Mine Flotation Tank Agitator Drives

A major global mineral and metals processing equipment OEM needed reliable belt drive solutions for its line of mining flotation cells (tanks). The tanks are used to recover minerals utilizing a flotation process.

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24 March 2014

windrow compost turners

TB Wood's Custom V-Belt Sheaves for Windrow Compost Turners

The world’s leading manufacturer of large windrow compost turners was looking for a new source of sheaves for their entire line of belt-driven equipment. Self-propelled, straddle type and pull-behind models accommodate 6 through 27 foot wide windrows. Organic material, including crop residue and animal manure, is piled in long rows to produce large volumes of compost.

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