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|Posted: Wed Feb 3rd, 2016 10:50 pm||
|Another Salada Thread Hijack !!
Si: these photos show the shaft headgear & winding sheave wheel that is normally 'hidden' under the roof cupola of U.S. style small mines.
Firstly the view from outside :
And views of the inside :
(not an overwind release anywhere !!).
And what must be the shortest wind between collar & headsheave almost anywhere.
Amazingly this was wound directly off an electric winder - the Banksman (winder operator) could have only had a couple of seconds or less to disengage the winder clutch ! :
All photos by Salada.