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Cabs and canopies for underground electric face equipment.
Proceedings of the 5th Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research, Blacksburg, Virginia, August 27-29, 1974. Shelton TC Jr, ed. Blacksburg, VA: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1974 Aug; :67-105
This paper describes protective canopy development work performed by Bendix for the U.S. Bureau of Mines, Pittsburgh Mining and Safety Research Center, over the past two years. Work is continuing under recently awarded contracts, one of which covers the canopies for very low coal (<36") machinery.
Underground-mining; Mining-industry; Mining-equipment; Coal-mining; Safety-equipment; Safety-research
Shelton TC Jr
Proceedings of the 5th Annual Institute on Coal Mining Health, Safety and Research, Blacksburg, Virginia, August 27-29, 1974
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