Lagging Selection is key to obtaining the best possible lagging performance and a recent visit to a pulley refurbishment facility emphasised this with three pulleys on the floor – two with cold bonded ceramic lagging and one with hot vulcanised ceramic lagging.
Lagging can be of good quality and application can be correct, but lagging can still fail and does. Everything seems right but the lagging still doesn’t perform to expectations. So why does this happen? It’s because the lagging selection is not right for the application.
Allen V. Reicks P.E. , Timothy Mess Overland Conveyor Company, Inc., Lakewood, CO ABSTRACT Ceramic/Rubber composite lagging has gained many fans over the last few