Solid-head cutting head system
965 mm (38 in.) conveyor width for standard entry width applications
Individual motors with direct-drive transmissions to power the cutter, traction, gathering, and hydraulic systems
Outboard access for motors, gearcases, controllers and other major components to reduce downtime and maintenance costs
Remote radio control operations, with different frequencies available for multi-machine sections
OptiDrive AC traction system to provide smooth transmission responsiveness
Faceboss control platform to facilitate an optimal balance of production rate and cost
Wethead cooling and wetting system to reduce frictional ignitions and respirable dust levels (optional)
The 14CM15 continuous miner, with a solid-head cutting head system, features a 965 mm (38 in.) conveyor width for standard width entry applications. The 14CM15 comes in multiple models, with various minimum and maximum cutting heights available.
The 14CM15 includes our patented OptiDrive AC electronic system, which is coupled to a compact, all-gear transmission to provide smooth, reliable service. The cutter motor feedback and the traction differential features optimize sump performance even in the most demanding applications. Finally, the brushless AC traction motors are highly reliable and require minimal maintenance.
Joy is known worldwide for the highest performing, most reliable cutter head gear cases in the industry. The 14CM15 includes a solid-head cutting head system, with a variety of cutter bit lacing configurations available.