Scorpion Scaler

AN ADVANCED, REVOLUTIONARY STEP IN OPEN-PIT
HIGH WALL SAFETY MANAGEMENT.

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Product Summary

A dedicated fully remote controlled, diesel powered crawler vehicle designed specifically for high wall scaling and bench/berm material recovery in open cut mines.​

Technical Specifications

  • ENGINE: Gross power 49.7kW / 66.6 hp
  • WINCH SYSTEM:  
  • - Dual 160kN capacity winches c/w.
  • - Fleet Angle Winders 14-26° cap.
  • - Rope fault detection–data acquisition.
  • TRACK BASE: Track Length 4.45mts  (14’7”)
  • STABALISER LEGS:
  • - Hydraulic Extendable both sides
  • - Total Span 10.5mts (34’5”)
  • - Vertical pivot for rapid repositioning.
  • LIGHTING: 11 x LED lights totalling 22,780 Lumens.
  • WEIGHTS: Operating Weight (Nominal)* 18,000 kg  (39,683 lbs)  (*Depending on options.)
  • STICK REACH:
  • Horizontal:
  • - 7.5 m (24’7)
  • Vertical:
  • - 5.8m (19’0”) – Above track base
  • - 4.1m(13’5”) – Below track

SLEW SYSTEM: 360 degree rotation – 3 slew motors.

  • ROCK PROTECTION: Chobham armour concept incorporating steel plate and composite panelling.
  • NON DESTRUCTIVE TESTING (NDT): Live rope condition monitoring (fault finding and data acquisition)
  • MACHINE VISION SYSTEM:
  • - Advanced Augmented Reality (AR) User Interface (UI) for primary vision, fed from 3D camera
  • - 6 x secondary 2D cameras for situational awareness for 360° vision.
  • - 1 x 3D depth sensing camera.
  • THE STINGER DEPLOYMENT RETRIEVAL SYSTEM:
  • - Design specific to suit mine supplied anchor tool. E.g. Dozer, Loader.
  • - Hydraulic actuated for deployment andretrieval of the Scorpion Scaler.
  • - Dual 240kN winch recovery redundancy system.
  • ATTACHMENTS:
  • Standard:
  • - Multi positioning  rotating hitch fitted to stick.  
  • - Blade 2.3mts (7’6”)
  • - Rock Bucket (300-600mm)
  • - Ripper
  • - Hydraulic Impactor – 430kg (946lbs)
  • - Onboard Fire  Suppression System
  • Optional:
  • - Hydraulic drill and  boom (aftermarket)
  • - Shotcrete (aftermarket)