Which Hoist - Drum or Friction Type?

CIM Bulletin, 1964

J. K. Irwin Manager, Mining Sales and W. G. A. Trollope Chief Engineer, Hoist Div. Canadian 'Ingersoll-Rand Company 1Limited, Montreal, Que

The authors discuss the application of drum and friction hoists under modern conditions and give four exa mples of friction hoists proposed for various applications. The paper concludes with a summary of the advantages and limitations of friction hoists relative to drum hoists
Keywords: Conveyances, Drum hoists, drum, friction, headframe, hoist, Other ropes .. ., Friction hoists, Hoisting, Hoists, Load, Rope, Ropes, Shafts, Skips