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MINING APPLICATION: INCHING DRIVE SYSTEM ON A BALL MILL

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Planetary gearbox of RR Plus series with specific features for inching drive system, which is used as an auxiliary system to the main drive for a large machine such as a ball mill. Its purpose is to turn the equipment at a speed slower than the normal operating speed — typically 1 to 2 rpm, although fractional rpms are also common — and to do so at high torque — typically 120 percent of the normal drive torque.

Our drives for mining and mineral process are designed to survive the toughest applications: guaranteed long lifetime, ATEX certified and equipped with custom made accessories on request.

SPECIAL FEATURES FOR MINING

  • Extra dust protection system
  • Dedicated seals
  • Back stop
  • Self cooling units
  • Temperature & vibration monitoring system available
  • Complete electric package available (EDRIVES)