Wear Plates

Wear Plates

Environmental Efficacy Rewarded with the 2012 Swedish Steel Prize

This year, the Swedish Steel Prize has been awarded to A-Ward Attachments Ltd. of New Zealand. The company has designed a flexible system using high-strength steel which compresses and packs metallic scrap in containers. The aim of the Swedish Steel Prize is to inspire and disseminate knowledge about high strength steels and the possibilities to develop lighter, stronger and more sustainable...

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Composite Wear Plate combines thin construction with durability.
Wear Plates

Composite Wear Plate combines thin construction with durability.

For applications where weight is restricted, HardliteÂ-¢ is adaptable and formable, measures less than 3/16 in. thick, and achieves hardness level of 68 HRC. Refined micro-structure with high volume of chromium carbides promotes wear resistance. Advantageous for moving parts, product suits applications such as cones, endless screws, tubes, armoring of vertical crushers, classifiers,...

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Wear Plates

Overlay Wear Plate withstands extreme service environments.

Featuring ultra-refined crystalline nanoscale microstructure, SHS® 9800 provides hardness up to 71 HRc for resistance to severe wear and sliding abrasion. Steel alloy plate excels in high-wear environments such as liners for mining and quarry off-highway truck beds and bodies, loader buckets, drag line buckets and wheels, chutes, conveyors, crushers, troughs, and hoppers.

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Wear Plates

Vicote(TM) Coatings for Aluminum Wear Plate in Treadmill Replace Solid Plastic Component for Optimal Wear

Greenville, SC- (November 14, 2006) - When Advanced Mechanical Technology, Inc. (AMTI) of Watertown, MA, wanted a longer-lasting wear plate for its new dual belt instrumented treadmill, it chose an aluminum wear plate coated with VICOTE(TM) Coatings, based on VICTREX® PEEK(TM), a high performance thermoplastic, because of its superior friction and wear properties. According to Stephen...

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