December - 2019

02 December 2019

Drive Train Mining Application

Industrial Clutch LKB Brakes for Mine Shovel

An iron ore mine operator in Peru needed to replace some of the brakes on one of its rope shovels imported from China. The electric-powered shovel utilizes a series of electric motors with brakes to drive the hoist, propel and swing movements. Unfortunately, the original Chinese-made brakes didn’t perform as expected.

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