Category: Equipment Repairs

A Buyer’s Guide to Used Aggregate and Mining Equipment

Used and new mining equipment for construction jobs

Investing in used aggregate and mining equipment can be a wise decision for contractors looking to maximize their budget without compromising on quality. Rackers Equipment Company, a trusted name in the industry, understands the unique needs of contractors and offers a comprehensive range of used equipment options. Assess Your Requirements Before diving into the market,… Read more »

RubbleCrusher Welcomes Rackers Equipment as a New Dealer Partner

mining equipment from Rackers Equipment

RubbleCrusher has welcomed us here at Rackers Equipment as a new dealer partner. We are extremely proud to be working with them to deliver state of the art aggregate and mining equipment for specific construction and mining jobs. Rackers Equipment Company will sell and distribute RubbleCrusher’s line of compact, mobile crushing equipment for the aggregates… Read more »

Maintenance Tips for Extending the Lifespan of Aggregate & Mining Equipment

Big loader truck from Rackers Equipment Company

As a valued partner in the aggregate and mining industry, Rackers Equipment Company understands the importance of maximizing the lifespan and efficiency of your equipment. Regular maintenance and proper care can significantly extend the life of your machinery, reduce downtime, and optimize your operations. In this blog, we will provide you with essential maintenance and… Read more »

Screening Systems for Mining Quarry Operations

Screening equipment is an essential part of any modern quarry operation. It can be tempting to delay upgrading or replacing worn or damaged screening equipment, but this can quickly become expensive due to losses in efficiency. Fortunately, you can solve that problem easily by purchasing a new or used screening system from Rackers Equipment. Importance… Read more »

The Value of Breaker Hammers for Skid Steers and Excavators

Used heavy construction equipment

A breaker hammer is used mainly for mounting on skid steers, excavators, backhoes, and stationary plants. When working on a job site, a breaker hammer attached to your machinery is beneficial for your employees because it helps make the job much easier. The mount is able to break up larger rocks and concrete structures into… Read more »

Preventing Rust on Your Construction and Mining Equipment

The last thing we want to see on any of our machinery or equipment is rust. So how can we prevent it? To start, it helps to understand how rust builds up. Rust occurs when iron suffers from open-air oxidation, but what does this mean? It means that rust is the result of the iron… Read more »

Winterizing Your Drilling Rig

There are few industries in the world that aren’t impacted at least slightly by the harsh elements of winter. The snow, ice and below zero temperatures can be a real burden to your employees during the frigid months, and that goes double for the equipment at your drilling rig site. Often times, poor insulation can… Read more »

Why Heavy Machinery Experience is Necessary for Construction Jobs

Heavy Machinery operation

When working in the construction or mining industries, it’s important to put safety first on the jobsite. If you have a big job that requires the use of heavy machinery and equipment, your workers should have the expertise, training, and experience in operating your machines. This is one of the most crucial aspects to working… Read more »

Safety Practices When Operating Cranes

A vital part of operating any type of equipment is understanding how to do so safely. Unfortunately, crane accidents happen as a result of falling objects, transportation issues, electrical current contact, and so forth. Importance of Crane Operator The crane operator is a vital part of a safe crane operation. A crane operator should be… Read more »