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Update on continuous miner dust scrubber applications.
Jayaraman-NI; Volkwein-JC; Kissell-FN
Min Eng 1990 Mar; 42(3):281-284
Dust scrubbers on continuous miners are steadily gaining in popularity. Recent U.S. Bureau of Mines research on scrubbers is reviewed, with emphasis on development of a new type of water- powered scrubber that can be retrofitted to existing miners; comparison of scrubber effectiveness with blowing and exhaust line ventilation; and improving the quartz dust collection of flooded-bed panels.
OP; Journal Article
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