Loader bucket lip with longer service life

General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case
Function
Bucket Lip
Material
Initial material – JFE EH-C450 (50 mm & 742Kg Weight)
New material – Hardox 500 (50 mm& 742Kg weight)
Result
2x longer service life
Increased wear life. Minimizing breakage

End customer
Industry
Mining Movable
Wear part
Equipment
Cutting edges and lip shrouds
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
10 – 300 mm / 0.4 – 12.0 "
Solution
New solution
Carbon steel
Thickness
50mm
Service life
200%
Key success factors
Improved service life
200%
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