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Title: Extending wire rope service life

Selecting the proper wire rope is not a simple procedure. Wire rope is a precision mining machine with scores of moving parts. It is therefore important for mining equipment users to know wire rope and how it is designed and constructed. Good lubrication and regular inspection is important for a safe and long service life.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6786559
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Coal Min. Process.; (United States); Journal Volume: 19:6
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; MINES; ROPES; MAINTENANCE; ABRASION; BENDING; CORROSION; CRUSHING; DESIGN; IMPACT SHOCK; INSPECTION; LUBRICATION; MINING EQUIPMENT; SERVICE LIFE; WIRES; CHEMICAL REACTIONS; COMMINUTION; EQUIPMENT; UNDERGROUND FACILITIES 012000* -- Coal, Lignite, & Peat-- Mining