Mining & Aggregate

27 August 2021

MINExpo

We Are Excited to Announce That We Will Be Attending MINExpo International 2021

The well-recognized global brands of Altra Motion will be attending MineExpo International 2021, Find us at booth #3219.

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06 June 2019

Wichita Clutch Smooth Operators

Smooth Operators: Wichita multi-plate clutch technology

On geared ball and SAG mills with large inertia loads, multi-plate clutches are often utilized to provide smooth torque ramp-up to the mill’s pinion gear speed while keeping the power spike down on the motor current draw as the mill starts to rotate.

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28 May 2019

Global Repair and Support Service for Mining

Global Repair and Support Service for the Mining Industry

Equipment used in the mining industries is subject to extreme mechanical stresses: it has to operate in challenging climatic environments, yet has to work reliably with an operational lifespan frequently measured in decades. In many cases, the easy-to-reach resources have already been extracted, meaning today’s equipment is increasingly sophisticated and having to work even harder to reach what is left.

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14 September 2017

US 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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20 July 2017

Mine Sizers

Wichita Clutch Mesur-Fil Fluid Coupling for Mine Sizers

A major mining OEM required rugged fluid couplings for use on a series of mine sizers. The top-fed machines utilize twin toothed rollers that crush stone to a predetermined aggregate size for construction customers.

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UpComing Tradeshows

September 13-15, 2021
MINExpo International 2021
Las Vegas, NV

October 01-01, 2021
International WorkBoat Show 2021
New Orleans, LA

October 26-29, 2021
CCME 2021
Beijing, China