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Application Profile

10 July 2017

Mine Refrigeration Compressor

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Refrigeration Compressor

A major refrigeration system manufacturer required a custom sheave solution for a large belt-driven mine refrigeration compressor. The belted drive transfers power from the electric motor to the compressor. The reciprocating compressor raises the temperature of the refrigerant gas before it is pumped into a condenser.

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19 June 2017

TB Wood's V-Belt Sheaves for Mine Ventilation Fan

A leading industrial fan OEM needed a reliable belted drive solution for a large mine ventilation fan. The belted drive transfers power from the electric motor to the fan shaft.

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08 December 2016

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TB Wood's Form-Flex® GCH Couplings with Locking Hubs for Natural Gas Fueling Station Compressors

A leading packager of reciprocating compressor equipment required a reliable coupling solution for its line of compressor packages used at natural gas vehicle (NGV) refueling stations. These stations are needed to support the growing number of natural gas powered municipal bus and truck fleets as well as passenger vehicles.

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31 October 2016

Power Plant Induced Draft Fans

TB Wood's Form-Flex® Floating Shaft for Power Plant Induced Draft Fans

A major global industrial fan OEM needed a replacement coupling solution for an induced draft fan drive at a large power plant. The fan maintains system pressure slightly below atmospheric pressure on a coal-fired boiler at the facility. The existing fan drive used an old gear coupling design which had reached the end of its useful life.

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13 October 2016

Mine Cone Crusher

TB Wood's MTO Sheave for Mine Cone Crusher

A major global mining equipment manufacturer needed a replacement sheave for a cone crusher that broke down at a customer’s mine. Cone crushers utilize a gyrating, tapered mantle mounted on a vertical spindle that breaks rock material by crushing it against its concave walls.

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