Spidler Virtual Tour

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Diesel Generator

Diesel generator for generating electrical power ensuring at least a 24 hour run-time.
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Electrical Cabinet

Housing for electrical components and autonomous controllers.
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Light-Gauge Running Rail

Mounted to the existing conveyor stringer frame, the rail allows the Spidler® easy access to all conveyor idler rollers, irrespective of terrain or conveyor angle.
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Hydraulic Power Pack

Source of hydraulic power necessary to actuate and control relevant hydraulic components.
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Detachable Trailer

The power components are mounted on a trailer separate from the main robot as a modular design.
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Rotary Table-Mounted Robot

The main robotic arm of the Spidler® is mounted to allow a wide range of motion to enable access to all carrier idler rollers of the conveyor.
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Idler Roller Gripper Assembly with Embedded Scanner

The robotic arm is fitted with a custom-designed idler roller gripper for engaging and handling the idler rollers, as well as a scanner for positional determination.
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Split Centre Idler

Part of the interlocking lift-arm assembly for engaging and supporting the conveyor belt while it is being lifted.
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Interlocking Lift-Arm

The Spidler® features two pairs of lift-arms for engaging the conveyor belt from opposing sides.
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Traction Assembly

A patent-pending design to ensure the Spidler® is able to easily and efficiently navigate inclines or declines on conveyor systems.
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Central Mounted Lift Cylinders

Hydraulic cylinders for lifting the conveyor belt once engaged by the pairs of interlocking lift-arms.
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Sun Cover

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