Application Profile

05 June 2017

Wichita Clutch LI-SSB Brakes for Limestone Quarry Conveyors

Wichita Clutch LI-SSB Brakes for Limestone Quarry Conveyors

A leading mine conveyor OEM needed heavy-duty brakes for use on a group of conveyor packages at a cement plant in Columbia, South America. The series of three conveyors transport limestone within the facility’s quarry and processing areas.

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18 May 2017

Cement Plant Quarry Conveyor

Wichita AirMaKKs Brake for Cement Plant Quarry Conveyor

Wichita Clutch provided an AirMaKKs brake for use on a conveyor that transports crushed limestone at a cement plant in Columbia, South America. The 150m long decline belt conveyor moves 879 metric tons/hour at 1.5 m/sec.

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12 December 2016

Copper Mine SAG Mill China

Wichita Clutch Grinding Mill Clutch for Copper Mine SAG Mill

A Leading global grinding mill OEM needed a reliable clutch solution for a geared SAG mill at one of China’s largest open pit copper mines. The clutch is needed to provide smooth starts during mill startup.

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28 November 2016

Copper Mine Grinding Mill

Wichita Grinding Mill Clutch for Copper Mine Grinding Mill

A reliable clutch solution was required for a ball mill at one of the world’s largest (and oldest) open pit copper mines located in Mexico. The clutch’s primary role on the dual-pinion, direct-drive geared mill is to provide smooth starts during mill startup.

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20 October 2016

Wichita Clutch Replacement Friction Discs

Genuine Wichita Replacement Friction Discs for Brake Press

A metal fabricator located in the UK recently installed non-Wichita Clutch replacement friction discs in a 24-inch Wichita spring set brake used on one of its large brake presses.

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