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Old 08-29-2012, 11:39 PM   #3099
slowgenius
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I watched an 80 ton main hoist shred 8 1 and 5/8 inch cables lifting a temper mill housing that was stuck in its footing. It was being dismantled to make way for a new tension leveler.

It still amazes me how much force can be exerted through mechanical advantage and electric motors.
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