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  • AS 3637.1-1989

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    Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - General requirements

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1989

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 3637.1-1989 UNDERGROUND MINING-WINDING SUSPENSION EQUIPMENT - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    4 - PREFACE
    4 - CONTENTS
    5 - FOREWORD
    6 - 1 SCOPE.
    6 - 2 APPLICATION.
    6 - 3 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS.
    6 - 4 DEFINITIONS.
    6 - 4.1 Shall
    6 - 4.2 Should
    6 - 4.3 Statutory Authority
    6 - 4.4 Approved and approval
    6 - 4.5 Safe working load
    6 - 4.6 Static factor of safety
    6 - 4.7 Ultimate load
    6 - 4.8 Fatigue reserve factor
    6 - 4.9 Basic oxygen process
    6 - 4.10 Ruling section
    6 - 4.11 Test piece
    6 - 4.12 Test sample
    6 - 4.13 Test specimen
    6 - 4.14 Type A components
    6 - 4.15 Type B components
    7 - 5 NOMINAL SIZE.
    7 - 6 MATERIALS.
    7 - 6.1 Type A components.
    7 - 6.2 Type B components.
    7 - 7 DESIGN.
    7 - 7.1 Static factor of safety.
    7 - 7.2 Fatigue reserve factor.
    7 - 8 MANUFACTURE.
    7 - 8.1 Type A and Type B components.
    7 - 8.2 Type A components.
    7 - 8.3 Threads and nut locking.
    7 - 8.4 Protective coatings.
    7 - 8.4.1 Type A components.
    7 - 8.4.2 Type B components.
    7 - 8.4.3 Shear pins.
    7 - 9 TESTING.
    7 - 9.1 Proof load test.
    7 - 9.1.1 Procedure.
    7 - 9.1.2 Requirement.
    7 - 9.2 Non-destructive test.
    7 - 9.2.1 Purpose
    7 - 9.2.2 Procedure
    8 - 10 TEST CERTIFICATES.
    8 - 10.1 Certificates required.
    8 - 10.2 Component certificates.
    8 - 10.3 Assembly test certificate.
    8 - 11 MARKING.
    9 - APPENDIX A - REQUIREMENTS FOR STEEL FOR TYPE A COMPONENTS
    9 - A1 SCOPE.
    9 - A2 CHEMICAL COMPOSITION.
    9 - A2.1 General.
    9 - A2.2 Cast analysis.
    9 - A2.3 Residual elements.
    9 - A2.4 Product analysis.
    9 - A2.5 Austenitic grain size.
    9 - A3 IDENTIFICATION.
    10 - A4 CONDITIONS OF SUPPLY.
    10 - A5 MECHANICAL PROPERTY AND HEAT TREATMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR STEEL COMPONENTS.
    10 - A5.1 Mechanical properties.
    10 - A5.2 Heat treatment.
    10 - A6 DETERMINATION OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES FOR STEEL COMPONENTS.
    10 - A6.1 General.
    10 - A6.2 Samples for testing.
    11 - A6.3 Tensile test.
    11 - A6.4 Impact tests.
    11 - A6.5 Requirements.
    11 - A7 RETESTS.
    11 - A8 CERTIFICATES.
    12 - APPENDIX B - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE
    12 - B1 SCOPE.
    12 - B2 INSPECTION.
    12 - B3 FREQUENCY OF INSPECTION.
    12 - B4 INSPECTION AFTER AN INCIDENT.
    12 - B5 MAINTENANCE.
    14 - APPENDIX C - INFORMATION ON RULING SECTION AND EQUIVALENT SECTION
    14 - C1 SCOPE.
    14 - C2 GENERAL.
    14 - C3 RULING SECTION.
    14 - C4 EQUIVALENT SECTION.
    16 - APPENDIX D - DESIGN GUIDELINES FOR LOADED HOLES AND PINS
    16 - D1 SCOPE.
    16 - D2 LOADED HOLES.
    16 - D2.1 General consideration.
    16 - D2.2 Static design
    17 - D2.3 Fatigue design
    19 - D3 PINS.
    19 - D3.1 Static design
    20 - D3.2 Fatigue design

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    Specifies general requirements for vertical shaft mine winding conveyance suspension equipment for use in underground mines. Design, materials, manufacture, and testing are specified. Appendices provide requirements for 1.5 manganese steel, recommendations for inspection and maintenance, design guidelines for loaded holes and pins, and information on ruling section and equivalent section.

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    This Standard specifies general requirements for suspension equipment used in vertical mine shafts.NOTE: Recommendations for inspection and maintenance are given in Appendix B.

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    Committee ME-018
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 3637.6-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Shackles and chains
    AS 3637.6-1991 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - Shackles and chains
    AS 3637.4-2002 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Drawbars and connecting links
    AS 3785.8-1994 Underground mining - Shaft equipment Personnel conveyances in other than vertical shafts
    AS 3637.5-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Rope swivels and swivel hooks
    AS 3637.1-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment General requirements (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 3637.2-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Detaching hooks
    AS 3637.3-1997 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Rope cappings
    AS 3785.6-1992 Underground mining - Shaft equipment - Guides and rubbing ropes for conveyances
    AS 3785.4-1992 Underground mining - Shaft equipment - Conveyances for vertical shafts
    AS/NZS 3785.4:2002 Underground mining - Shaft equipment Conveyances for vertical shafts
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