The Robo-ClearTM Door Clearing Manipulator was developed in order to eliminate the hazardous operation of maintaining the EAF Slag Door with mobile equipment.
The Robo-ClearTM DCM is a compact hydraulically powered manipulator designed to clear the slag door of slag and unmelted scrap from the safety of the operating pulpit. The pushing arm is designed to swivel on horizontal and vertical planes in order to access the entire slag door. No cooling water is required and no costly shell modifications are required.
The Robo-ClearTM DCM was developed by Nucor Steel and is protected by US Patent No. 9,086,242.
Product Data Sheet: EXO Robo-ClearTM