Grab / Grapple variety such as: Clamshell Grab, Hydraulic Grab, Electro-Hydraulic Grab, and Electro-Hydraulic Orange Peel will be review in this article
To maximizing the distribution of your raw materials, there are several tools to help to move them. We used to know those tools called as grabs, but what is grabs and what kind of grabs we should use for different kinds of materials? So today, we’re going to explain several grabs that can help you to move the raws. There called Clamshell Grab, Hydraulic Grab, Electro-Hydraulic Grab, and Electro-Hydraulic Orange Peel.
The Clamshell Grab
Clamshell grab used for bulk material such as coal, sand, ores, cereals, and stone in loose bulk form. The purpose of using this clamshell grab is to handle the large amounts of bulk material in a single grab. Which is more efficient and faster way.
Clamshell grab also has a very high productive capacity, and very durable for a long time usage. And to lengthen the lifetime or usage time of Clamshell Grab, then the user should choose the grab that made of resistant steel with 450HB hardness.
The Hydraulic Grab and The Electro-Hydraulic Grab
There is separate definition of both Hydraulic Grab and Electro-Hydraulic Grab. The first one is Hydraulic Grab that used engine work system and requires fuel to work. In another way, the Electric one is using the electricity to work. Both of them have different advantages, the machine one is stronger and more durable through the time. But need a larger space and best for outdoor works. And the electric one is suited to attach to ships or indoor activity. Also, the electric one has lighter materials. Since the electric one has no gas emissions, then indeed it is the best choice for warehouse use.
The Electro-Hydraulic Orange Peel
The Orange Peel is very useful for loading and discharging waste or anything like mixed scraps, rocks, wood chips, and much more. It can attach to single drum cranes, mostly on shipboards or harbor cranes. But the electro-hydraulic orange peel, as it uses electricity as the power source. Can also use for indoor executions, such as a warehouse.
Winch one best for my company executions?
It is depending on what field that your company works. Whether on ports or ships, or indoor warehouse. And also it depends on what materials you need to maintain. You need also to pick the best crawler or bucket as some raw materials require the different approach and different type of bucket.