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Machines Built For The Underground Mining

Astec has worked to grow the mining industry through innovative machines built for strenuous settings. And nothing is more demanding than underground mechanical scaling. The last thing you need is a machine that compromises safety or doesn’t perform on the production line. Astec’s ScaleBOSS 3D/3DE provides both reliability and enhanced safety underground. Therefore keeping you ahead of the grade.

Astec Mobile ScaleBoss 3D/3DE
Astec Mobile ScaleBoss 3D/3DE

Master Your ScaleBOSS

Astec’s system continually monitors your machine for improved performance and response. With real-time central monitoring and diagnostics, operator duties are simplified. The system gauges your:

  • engine
  • hydraulics system
  • traction control
  • wiring harness
  • coils
  • joysticks
  • sensors
  • system pressures
  • fluid levels temperatures

While keeping a log of machine-hours, errors, faults, temperatures, and pressures.

Astec Mobile Scaler Monitoring Screen

Operator Comfort

Our ROPS/FOPS certified cabin is fitted for complete operator comfort and safety. Every ScaleBOSS offers Astec’s ergonomic seat with joystick control. As well as the HVAC system, safety glass windows with front rock guard, and rubber isolators between the cabin and chassis for comfort during tramming and scaling.

Astec Mobile Scaler Operator Comfort

Vertical Range & Turning Radius

Astec Mobile Scaler Vertical Range
Astec Mobile Scaler Turning Radius
ScaleBOSS Specs

ScaleBoss 3D Scaler Weights & Dimensions

Operating Weightlbs35,000
Overall Tramming Lengthfeet28′
Overall Widthfeet6’5″
Tramming Heightfeet8’8″
Carrier Articulationdegree+/-450
Inside Turning Radiusfeet8’0″
Outside Turning Radiusfeet15’1″
Boom Swingdegree+/-300
Maximum Horizontal Reachfeet6’5″

Scale BOSS diagram

CX8SB Scaling Breaker Specifications

Energy Classft-lbs800
Operating Weightlbs735
Blows per MinuteBPM600 – 1,500
Operating Pressurepsi2000
bar 140
Oil Flowgpm12 – 24
lpm45 – 90
Tool Diameterin2.7