Mining Brake

The Mining Brake is a spring-applied, air-released design specifically for heavy-duty earthmoving equipment, such as rope shovels and draglines. These brake units feature pneumatic operation, have a variety of torque capacities and pressure settings, and can dissipate large thermal loads. Multiple hub options are available to provide installation flexibility. 

industrial power set Mining Brake

WPT Power’s Mining Brake offers the following features:
  • Metallic friction linings
  • Available in vertical or horizontal mounting configurations
  • Single piston design for high torque capacity
  • Solid and ventilated floating wear plate
  • Optional limit switches and wear indicators


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