Maintenance Tips for Telescopic Stackers
Torben Johannsen is a territory manager and service technician for Thor Global Enterprises Ltd. Johannsen’s industry experience dates to 1992, as he participated in the building of the first telescopic stackers made for the aggregate industry. He continues to be involved in all facets of the business through sales, service, management, product development, and international expansion.
Monthly Inspection Checklist (or every 180 operating hours)
Drive Belts: Are belts free of wear and/or damage?
Are belts seated properly for tension and alignment?
Motors & Gearboxes: Are all components of the drive system free of wear, damage, and/or improper operation?
Lubrication: Are all recommended components properly lubricated?
Conveyor Belting: Are belts free of debris, damage, obstruction, and/or malfunction?