When we make changes, there can be positive and negative effects. Improving business processes and increasing productivity can have a dramatic impact on overall company performance. In this article, we will discuss the benefits of a VHF Leaky Feeder System.
Any mining operation will need to invest in a feeder system. These systems feed minerals into mining equipment, store minerals, and treat them before loading onto trucks. A feeder system helps ensure proper mineral treatment in mines, a crucial aspect that can significantly impact production.
Feeder systems represent a major investment for any mining operation. The type of feeder system used directly affects mine performance. These systems feature a unique design and advanced control mechanisms to enhance productivity and efficiency.
Finding and implementing a suitable feeder system is easy. The system should provide connectivity between mineral storage systems, recovery systems, and other mine equipment. To achieve this, it’s crucial to use a lightweight and durable feeder system.
VHF leaky feed is one of the many systems available, ideal for mining operations due to its numerous advantages.
Any mining operation can benefit from a VHF leaky feed system, which prevents signal leakage. Signals from high-frequency transmitters are transmitted only within the system, not outside. Understanding how a VHF feeder leaks in a mine is important.
The signal is transmitted via VHF leaky feeders from the high-frequency transmitter in the control room to the relay panels or breakers at the other end. The signal is switched on or off based on its current location and distance. The system remains within the installed area, even if it covers a long distance.
VHF leaky feed systems are highly versatile and a good choice for various industries, including mining. In the past, they were used to transmit high-quality data in the oil industry. This system can transmit signals across long distances and carry large quantities of data within a short period.
This post was written by Justin Tidd, Director at Becker Global America! For over 15 years, Becker Communications has been the industry’s leader in increasingly more sophisticated electrical mining communication systems. As they expanded into surface mining, railroads, and tunneling they added wireless communication systems, handheld radios, tagging, and tracking systems, as well as gas monitoring.