Sugar cane hammers with better service life

General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case

Description: Second Step crushing in a sugar mill

Technical data: Wear from the frictional heat on the head of the cap. A squeezing / crushing action needed for the fragmentation

Service Life and Status: Hard faced mild steel hammer held one week. New design with shaft in Hardox® 400 and cap in Hardox® 600 holds two weeks.

Further Service life increases will be achieved by a HF(Hard facing) layer on top of the Hardox® 600 cap.  A butter layer of austenitic 307 is needed.

End customer
Industry
Agriculture forestry fishing
Raw material processed
Grains
Wear part
Equipment
$name
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
10 – 300 mm / 0.4 – 12.0 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox® 600
Key success factors
Improved service life
100%
180