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HARD COAL PLOW [1 record]

Record 1 1999-05-11


Subject field(s)
  • Mining Equipment and Tools

A plough type of cutter-loader for cutting the harder coal seams. It consists of stepped kerving bits which pre-cut the coal, leaving the unstressed coal to be cut by the following bits. The kerving bits may be either rigid or swivelling.

Key term(s)
  • hard coal plow
  • Westfalia plow


  • Outillage et équipement (Exploitation minière)

Voici pour finir des chiffres de production, rendements et prix de revient comparés obtenus avec et sans rabot Westphalia.


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