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Safety and Savings for Rope Shovel Operators

Posted by Ray Kemp on 27 November 2020
Safety and Savings for Rope Shovel Operators

Rubber Boom/House Buffer 


Problems-

 

  • Manual lift into place.  Time consuming and unsafe.

  • Difficult to change out as locating pins bend. 

  • Rubber material not durable. 

Solution 

 

 

Single Piece Polyurethane

  • Safely lifted by crane - lifting point provided. 

  • Reduced fitting time. 

  • More durable material = longer part life.  

 

Zemek Buffer after 5 years service 

Author: Ray Kemp
Tags: Rope Shovel Spare Parts Safety

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ZEMEK's upgrade has been a major success story with improved door latching, greatly reduced latch shimming downtime and significant reduction in maintenance.

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