Cat Wheel Dozer Delivers Efficient Productivity, Long-Term Durability
Published: Tuesday, 28 October 2014 20:21
The new Cat 824K Wheel Dozer builds on the solid performance of predecessor models with engineering refinements in its power train, operator station and structures, and in features that enhance safety, serviceability and machine management. With a net power rating of 405 hp and a maximum operating weight of 74,966 lb., the 824K is available with six blade configurations ranging in capacity from 6.6 to 21.1 cu. yd. to customize it for production dozing, stockpile dozing or cleanup work.
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Dredge Efficiency Dropping? It Could Need A Boost
Published: Thursday, 25 September 2014 16:33
As a dredge moves farther away from the discharge point, the pump speed is increased to maintain a proper slurry velocity within the pipeline. Once maximum pump speed has been achieved, further increasing the discharge distance causes the cost-per-ton of material moved to rise, while production declines.
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