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Hoisting system components--selection and guidelines: volume 1.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Contract J0308007, 1988 May; :1-530
This report provides a comprehensive compilation of information for the development and design of a mine hoist system. The research was divided into two phases. Phase I was a search of world literature pertinent to the analysis of hoisting systems. Phase II consisted of summarizing operating information and recommendations from manufacturers, hoist operators, and consultants on methods for selection and design of hoist systems and components.
Brakes-Motion-arresters; Mining-equipment; Gears; Mining-engineering; Specifications; Stress-analysis; Design-analysis; Drive-shafts; Bearings; Wire-rope; Control-equipment; Head-frames; Mine-hoisting; Hoists; Structural-design
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
OFR 83A-92; Contract-J0308007
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Contract J0308007
Rexnord, Inc., Milwaukee, WI
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