6 Wheel Pod Upgrade

6 Wheel Pod Upgrade After

Application
High Production Grey Iron Foundry

Machine Type
Wheelabrator® 4 wheel Pass-thru spinner hanger

Project Scope
Remove 4 Wheelabrator Blast Wheels and Install 6 High Efficiency Blast wheels with Blast Cleaning Technologies Herculean housing and liner packages.

6 Wheel Pod Upgrade After

Solution
Design, fabricate, install a single wheel pod that accommodates and aligns 6 blast wheels with a specific work envelope. The pod fits within the machines existing blast wall structural supports and frame work.

Results
• Average cycle time reduction of 40%
• Ability to clean 2 new product lines
• Eliminated the need of an additional blast machine.
• Increase in wear parts life of 20%
• Brighter, cleaner castings

 

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