Concrete mixer scratchers with long service life

General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case

Function: Cleaning lateral  walls in concrete mixer.

Technical data:  The rotation speed is of 30 rpm. Paddles produced in cast iron with 500 HB. The temperature of work is around 20-25 ºC. Cast iron is replaced by Hardox 600 in 25 mm.

Dimensions and Quantities:  Original thickness 23 mm. Dimensions 610 x 275. Weight  aprox. 29 Kg. The mixer have one outside scratcher and one inside scratcher .

Service Life and Status: With  Hardox 600 in 25 mm, the scratcher doesn’t break. The service life with cast iron is 350 hours and with Hardox 600 is 1.400 hours and it is still working.


End customer
Industry
Concrete
Raw material processed
Concrete
Wear part
Equipment
Concrete mixers / Paddles
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
10 – 300 mm / 0.4 – 12.0 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 600
Thickness
25mm
Service life
1400 hours
Key success factors
Improved service life
400%
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