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%
180