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EL2000 Longwall Shearer

Seam Range

93.0 hp

1.8-4.5 m (71-177 in)

Haulage Power

93.0 hp

2 × 125 kW @ 50 Hz (2 × 168 hp @ 60 Hz)

Cutting Power

93.0 hp

2 × 500 kW @ 50 Hz (2 × 805 hp @ 60 Hz)

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EL2000 Longwall Shearer

Seam Range

93.0 hp

1.8-4.5 m (71-177 in)

Haulage Power

93.0 hp

2 × 125 kW @ 50 Hz (2 × 168 hp @ 60 Hz)

Cutting Power

93.0 hp

2 × 500 kW @ 50 Hz (2 × 805 hp @ 60 Hz)

Specifications

The EL2000 incorporates all the features and benefits that have been established with the Cat shearer range in a compact, rugged machine designed to meet the demands of high productivity in low- to medium-seam applications. The haulage system of the powerful EL2000 is tailored to the needs of high-productivity medium-seam applications with up to 125 kW (168 hp) AC drives.

      • Seam Range

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.8-4.5 m (71-177 in)

        Haulage Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 × 125 kW @ 50 Hz (2 × 168 hp @ 60 Hz)

        Cutting Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 × 500 kW @ 50 Hz (2 × 805 hp @ 60 Hz)

        Haulage System

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        AC

        Available Haulage Motors

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 × 125 kW (2 × 168 hp)

        Height Range

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.80-4.50 m (71-177 in)

        Haulage Pull

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 920 kN/206,824 lbf (Up to 91 tonnes/100 tons)

        Cutting Drum Diameter

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.40-2.30 m (55-91 in)

        Applicable Minimum Pan Width

        40.6 in

        1,032 mm

        Machine Weight - Approximate

        77 ton (US)

        70 ton (US)

        Coal Sizer

        134 HP

        100 kW

        Typical Machine Length

        45.1 ft

        13.75 m

        Installed Power

        2,548 HP

        1,900 kW

        Operating Voltage

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2300V, 3300V, 4160V

        Haulage Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 32 m/min (Up to 105 ft/min)

        Body Height

        20.5 in

        520 mm

        Pump Motor

        67 HP

        50 kW

      • Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Available with 6 section valve bank

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Operating system pressure of 260 bar (3,770 psi)

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This unit has a pump motor rating of 30 kW @ 50 Hz (48 hp @ 60 Hz)

        Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fixed displacement pump, with a capacity of 50 L/min (13.21 gal/min)

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Robust hydraulic reservoir of 165 L (43.6 gal) capacity

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        For use with ISO 68 or ISO 100 hydraulic oils

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Integral monitoring transducers

      • Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        High current carrying capacity of 400 amps and can accommodate trailing cables up to 185 mm2 (2.9 in2).

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        An extremely powerful PMC Evo-S control system with state-of-the-art Ethernet communication and backup functionality.

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All internal chassis can be ‘bench built,' tested and stored.

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This flameproof module contains the majority of the shearer electrical control and power distribution components.

        Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This unit contains cutter motor contactors, circuit breakers, control transformer and current monitoring.

        Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Box contains various low voltage (LV) circuit breakers which can be reset through the flame proof (FLP) cover, reducing downtime

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This unit also contains high voltage (HV) fuses, earth leakage and a visible disconnect.

      • Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Module contains drive system circuit breaker and one 250 kW, 600V AC inverter drive, with regenerative braking module.

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This flameproof module contains the main 253 kVA haulage transformer, power supplies and auxiliary transformer.

      • Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All electrical material is designed and certified to IEC standards and also complies with other regional and national standards.

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This model of shearer is available with headlights, cameras, methane monitoring, end displays and audible alarms.

      • Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The hoses are assembled to Hose Assembly Standard DIN20066:201-10.

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All hose and hosing is in compliance with guideline MDG 41 and MSHA regulations.

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All hose assemblies are to ISO 6805 and proof tested to EN ISO 1402.

      • Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All hose assemblies are to ISO 6805 and proof tested to EN ISO 1402.

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The hoses are assembled to Hose Assembly Standard DIN20066:201-10.

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This shearer is available with onboard filtration, dust suppression spray bars, shearer clearers and ranging arm spray rings.

      • Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        A comprehensive health monitoring system is available.

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This system monitors oil levels and temperatures, flows, pressures and vibration.

      • Type (10)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Its modular design allows it to be configured to meet individual control needs.

        Level of Automation (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Zone-based automation “Navigator 1”

        Type (8)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        A Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) takes care of basic machine control tasks, ensuring that coal is produced.

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The shearer is equipped with a state-of-the-art industry PC in a flame-proof housing with plenty of computing power.

        Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This shearer has a state-of-the-art distributed automation system for the control, monitoring and protection of the shearer.

        Type (9)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Industry-leading Automation from the Pioneer of State-based Automation.

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Unlike competitor systems, modularity of the longwall system & control allows the longwall to operate in “fault-tolerant” mode.

        Level of Automation (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Integrated longwall automation with “Navigator 2 + 3”

        Level of Automation (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        State-based shearer automation “Navigator 2”

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        PMC Evo-S control system allows the shearer to be operated even if the overall control system is not functioning.

        Level of Automation (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        “Longwall Navigator” for improved face alignment and horizon control

        Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        PMC Evo-S control system with state-of-the-art Ethernet communication and backup functionality.

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        In other words, integrated automation does not prevent control via individual PLC's in order to keep production up and running.

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        State-of-the-art industry PC allows flexibility to upgrade to future features such as condition monitoring.

      • Type (9)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Integral monitoring transducers

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        A robust cowl drive mechanism is also available on this model

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Online vibration monitoring with VibraGuard

        Type (11)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum oil capacity of 28 L (7 gal) in high speed compartment and 30 L (8 gal) in the epicyclic

        Type (10)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Quillshaft transmission protection

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Square drum hub (440 mm [17.3 in] across flats)

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum drum diameter of 2500 mm (98 in)

        Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Choice of drum speeds

        Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Available cutter motors - 500 kW, 620 kW and 750 kW, @ 50 Hz (800 hp, 1,000 hp and 1,200 hp, @ 60 Hz)

        Type (8)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Complete with 32 mm (1.3 in) bore, through shaft PFF/PBF wet cutting

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Transmission rating of 750 kW @ 37.4 rpm and above

      • Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum power rating 125 kW (168 hp)

        Speed at Maximum Pull

        46.83 ft/min

        14.28 m/min

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Quillshaft transmission protection

        Total Machine Pull

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        945.51 kN/212,559 lbf (96.80 tonnes/106.70 tons)

        Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        This unit has a haulage motor rating of 125 kW (168 hp)

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Integral monitoring transducers

        Maximum Machine Speed

        93.66 ft/min

        28.56 m/min

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Integral water cooling @ 9 L/min (2 gal/min)

        Pull at Maximum Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        472.75 kN/106,278 lbf (48.40 tonnes/53.35 tons)

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum oil capacity of 25 L (7 gal)

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Transmission reduction of 137:1

      • Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Available with Machine Position Encoder

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Available with Machine Parking Brake

      • Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Transmission rating of 125 kW (168 hp)

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Removable modular top drive wheel assembly (cartridge)

        Type (8)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fully removable, rehandable, modular gearbox

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Suitable for all current rack type systems

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum haulage pull 945 kN (107 tons)

        Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Trapping shoe with replaceable wear inserts, safe and easy to replace (unique to Caterpillar)

        Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Downdrive ratio 17T—23T—10T (two wheel configuration)

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Innovative and unique downdrive design

      • Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        A split mainframe is available in case of transportation limitations

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Versatility of application due to fully modular construction

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Improved access for maintenance and ease of overhaul and repair

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        High structural integrity and absorption of all cutting and haulage forces, providing maximum protection for all major units

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum protection of electrical boxes, providing the highest level of flameproof integrity

      • Distance Between Drums with Arms Horizontal

        537 in

        14,155 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Maximum

        53 in

        1,342 mm

        Shearer Drum Undercut of Floor

        24 in

        619 mm

        Cutting Height - Maximum

        155 in

        3,930 mm

        Maximum Cutting Drum Overall Width

        45.3 in

        1,150 mm

        Distance Between Ranging Arm Hinge Points

        336 in

        8,525 mm

        Ranging Arm Length - Hinge to Drum

        111 in

        2,815 mm

        Cutting Height - Minimum

        71 in

        1,800 mm

        Distance Between Trapping Shoe Centers

        254 in

        6,453 mm

        Height - Top of Machine Main Body

        56.8 in

        1,444 mm

        Ranging Arm Cutting Drum Diameter

        63 in

        1,600 mm

        Clearance from Drum to AFC Toeplate

        12 in

        300 mm

        Machine Height - Over Main Body

        56.8 in

        1,444 mm

        Diameter - Shearer Cutting Drum

        63 in

        1,600 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Minimum

        41 in

        1,032 mm

        Vertical Tunnel Clearance

        23.5 in

        598 mm

      • AFC Pan Width - Minimum

        41 in

        1,032 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Maximum

        53 in

        1,342 mm

        Diameter - Shearer Cutting Drum

        75 in

        1,900 mm

        Shearer Drum Undercut of Floor

        28.3 in

        718 mm

        Vertical Tunnel Clearance

        25.5 in

        649 mm

        Distance Between Ranging Arm Hinge Points

        336 in

        8,525 mm

        Maximum Cutting Drum Overall Width

        45.3 in

        1,150 mm

        Ranging Arm Length - Hinge to Drum

        111 in

        2,815 mm

        Cutting Height - Maximum

        163 in

        4,135 mm

        Ranging Arm Cutting Drum Diameter

        75 in

        1,900 mm

        Distance Between Drums with Arms Horizontal

        537 in

        14,155 mm

        Machine Height - Over Main Body

        58.8 in

        1,495 mm

        Distance Between Trapping Shoe Centers

        238 in

        6,056 mm

        Clearance from Drum to AFC Toeplate

        12 in

        300 mm

        Cutting Height - Minimum

        75 in

        1,900 mm

        Height - Top of Machine Main Body

        58.8 in

        1,495 mm

      • Distance Between Drums with Arms Horizontal

        537 in

        14,155 mm

        Ranging Arm Length - Hinge to Drum

        111 in

        2,815 mm

        Shearer Drum Undercut of Floor

        31.2 in

        793 mm

        Cutting Height - Maximum

        172 in

        4,360 mm

        Maximum Cutting Drum Overall Width

        45.3 in

        1,150 mm

        Distance Between Trapping Shoe Centers

        260 in

        6,612 mm

        Vertical Tunnel Clearance

        28.5 in

        725 mm

        Ranging Arm Cutting Drum Diameter

        87 in

        2,200 mm

        Height - Top of Machine Main Body

        61.8 in

        1,571 mm

        Clearance from Drum to AFC Toeplate

        12 in

        300 mm

        Distance Between Ranging Arm Hinge Points

        336 in

        8,525 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Minimum

        41 in

        1,032 mm

        Diameter - Shearer Cutting Drum

        87 in

        2,200 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Maximum

        53 in

        1,342 mm

        Cutting Height - Minimum

        87 in

        2,200 mm

        Machine Height - Over Main Body

        61.8 in

        1,571 mm

      • Diameter - Shearer Cutting Drum

        98 in

        2,500 mm

        Distance Between Drums with Arms Horizontal

        537 in

        14,155 mm

        Machine Height - Over Main Body

        64.8 in

        1,647 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Minimum

        41 in

        1,032 mm

        Distance Between Ranging Arm Hinge Points

        336 in

        8,525 mm

        Vertical Tunnel Clearance

        31.5 in

        801 mm

        Height - Top of Machine Main Body

        64.8 in

        1,647 mm

        Maximum Cutting Drum Overall Width

        45.3 in

        1,150 mm

        Cutting Height - Maximum

        180 in

        4,570 mm

        Shearer Drum Undercut of Floor

        34 in

        866 mm

        AFC Pan Width - Maximum

        53 in

        1,342 mm

        Cutting Height - Minimum

        98 in

        2,500 mm

        Distance Between Trapping Shoe Centers

        238 in

        6,056 mm

        Ranging Arm Length - Hinge to Drum

        111 in

        2,815 mm

        Clearance from Drum to AFC Toeplate

        12 in

        300 mm

        Ranging Arm Cutting Drum Diameter

        98 in

        2,500 mm

      • Minimum Pan Width

        40.6 in

        1,032 mm

        Typical Machine Length - Drum Centers

        46.4 ft

        14,155 mm

        Haulage System

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        AC inverter drive

        Available Cutting Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 x 500 kW (2 x 671 hp); 2 x 620 kW (2 x 831 hp); 2 x 750 kW (2 x 1,006 hp)

        Pump Motor

        40 HP

        30 kW

        Cutting Drum Diameter

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1600-2500 mm (63-98.5 in)

        Body Height

        23.6 in

        600 mm

        Cutting Drum Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        32.8, 37.4 and 45.2 rpm

        Seam Range

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.8-4.5 m (71-177 in)

        Installed Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 1780 kW (Up to 2,387 hp)

        Haulage Motor

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 x 125 kW (2 x 168 hp)

        Operating Voltage

        3,300 V

        3,300 V

        Machine Weight - Approximate

        69 ton (US)

        70 ton (US)

        Haulage Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 30.1 m/min (98.8 ft/min)

        Haulage Pull

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 945 kN (96 tons)

      • Haulage System

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        AC inverter drive

        Haulage Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 30 m/min (98.5 ft/min)

        Cutting Drum Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        39.4, 44.9 and 54.3 rpm

        Machine Weight - Approximate

        77 ton (US)

        78 ton (US)

        Typical Machine Length - Drum Centers

        46.2 ft

        14,082 mm

        Available Cutting Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 x 597 kW (2 x 800 hp); 2 x 746 kW (2 x 1,000 hp); 2 x 895 kW (2 x 1,200 hp)

        Operating Voltage

        4,160 V

        4,160 V

        Haulage Motor

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 x 125 kW (2 x 168 hp)

        Cutting Drum Diameter

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1600-2500 mm (63-98.5 in)

        Seam Range

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.8-4.5 m (71-177 in)

        Haulage Pull

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 1049 kN (107 tons)

        Body Height

        23.6 in

        600 mm

        Minimum Pan Width

        40.6 in

        1,032 mm

        Installed Power

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Up to 1780 kW (Up to 2,387 hp)

        Pump Motor

        40 HP

        30 kW

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