SSAB customer case - Metal Scrap hammer processing more scrap

End customer
Industry
Recycling
Raw material processed
Other abrasive materials
Wear part
Equipment
Hammer crushers / Hammers
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
> 300 mm / > 12.0 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 500
Thickness
60+60 mm
Key success factors
Improved service life
50 %
General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case

The sandwich hammer made by Hardox 500 runs in metal scrap processing. Replaced 12% Mn Steel.


Units: 16 hammers.
Dimensions: 120x515x569 mm.
Net weight: 167 kg/set.
 
Life time for hammers measured in scrap volumes:
S690QL: 1600 tons
Hardox 400: 2500 tons.
Original 12%Mn steel: 7000 tons.
New "adwanced“ 12%Mn steel : 9700 tons
Hardox 500 (Sandwich); 14500 tons



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