SSAB customer case - Cement clinker raw mill grit cone with long service life

End customer
Industry
Cement and concrete
Raw material processed
Other abrasive materials
Wear part
Equipment
Cement clinker raw mills / Weld-on lining plates
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
< 10 mm / < 0.4 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 600
Thickness
12 mm
Service life
3 months
Key success factors
Improved service life
300%
General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case
Success wear part: Hardox 600 has been used in the so called grit cone of the vertical roller mill.
It has replaced the Castodur Diamond Plate of (8+5) mm which used to worn out (develop holes) within 1 month.
The wear life improved from one month to three months.  The demand is one plate per month
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