Brake Casting Foundry System

Applications - Brake Casting Foundry

Wheland Foundry | Warrenton, Georgia

  • System includes a 4-post with a 30,000 lbs capacity. 
  • Designed to raise a 24,000 lbs scrap charge bucket, mounted on a transfer car, to an elevated runway track.
  • Charge bucket moves horizontally on a runway track to any one of three induction melting furnaces.
  • Scrap load is automatically discharged into a furnace charge car. After load is discharged, charge bucket is returned to scrap area for reloading. 
  • System is operational 16 hours per day.
  • During operation, a scrap load is lifted and moved every six minutes.

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