Automatic Dumping Cage at the Coniaurum Mine

A SELF-DUMPING cage which combines the features of a small skip and a cage has been used in a vertical winze between the 2,000 and 2,500 levels at the Coniaurum mine for the past three years, during which time its success has been demonstrated by uninterrupted service and low maintenance charges. It was designed by John Reddington, mine manager, and was built under his supervision in the Coniaurum mine shops. Being new in many of its operating features, a small-scale model
Keywords: Capacity, Construction, Dumping Cage, iron, mine, winze, Frames, Hoisting, Mine, Mines, Ore, Ores
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