Swing Shaft Changer

B&D Swing Shaft Changer


An easy, fast and safe way to replace and service the swing shafts for P&H 2300, 2800 and 4100 shovels.

  • Features 7-axis of motion for swing shaft placement
  • Base scissor lift extends 48 in (1219 mm)
  • Main deck has 10 in (254 mm) X movement and 12 in (305 mm) Y movement
  • The main tower is mechanically linked by 4 Acme threads providing 64 in (1625 mm) of stroke
  • The main swing shaft table has an XY cradle movement (up to 6 degrees of motion) which gives the ability to place the shaft within a sphere
  • The final axis is a 30 degree rotation of the main swing shaft table (this accommodates meshing of the gears)
  • Designed to lift and support 7,000 lb (3175 kg) load
  • 3 Phase AC powered direct from shovel, 10 hp electric motor
  • 3 GPM 2,800 psi manual hydraulic control system
  • Provides a safe work platform with hand railing
  • GVW 6.25 tons (5.7 MT)
  • Equipment is designed to be moved with fork style equipment and features a track drive system for final positioning