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N-75 brake issues
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt Cantu Jan 23, 2012.

 

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Matt Cantu replied to mike's discussion N-75 brake issues
"Try tightening up your rollers. Leave 1/8" gap between roller and band when brake handle is down. If that don't help give me a shout I will need to ask you some questions. Matt 361 550 4858"
Jan 23, 2012
Dustin Frazier replied to mike's discussion N-75 brake issues
"I've been running a U-15 for the last 3 years and it always kicked like a mule until we reworked the whole brake system, had to re-align the adjustment bar, redo all the rollers, and replaced all linkage and everything, still kicked like a mule…"
Jan 21, 2012
mike commented on Drilling Ahead's page Chesapeake Energy Oklahoma Rig Fire-Nomac #17 Update
" North East Ohio has Berea formation anywhere from 300' to 800'  quite a few rigs have perished in this formation.  As Utica Shale boom starts there,I hope this is being taken in to consideration."
Jan 9, 2012
mike replied to mike's discussion N-75 brake issues
" I appreciate all the feedback. Jaybird that is very detailed and thank you. We are still haven issues and upon looking at schematics we noticed the difference in brake handel angel and linkage. It seems as if there is a differernce in n-75…"
Dec 31, 2011
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N-75 brake issues

 Can anyone help me with SkyTop Brewster n-75 drawworks brake adjustment. This thing kicks like a mule. Have tried about anything you can think of. Will stop on a dime and bands seem to roll off drum right just a brutal kick.See More
Dec 18, 2011
Jay Brown replied to mike's discussion N-75 brake issues
"I love to run a N-75/BDW 800 (same thing).  First one was in '82 and being a U-15, 50/75 Nat young driller, I thought it was a close to running a space shuttle I'd ever get. They all do have a tendency to kick and I've…"
Dec 17, 2011
Thomas R Davis replied to mike's discussion N-75 brake issues
"Check your front pad on brake band,and how the drawworks is  bolted to the sub base, or cross chained on the front if its too tight or the sub is not level it will bow the drum shaft and throw the brakes off it doesn't take…"
Dec 9, 2011
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N-75 brake issues

 Can anyone help me with SkyTop Brewster n-75 drawworks brake adjustment. This thing kicks like a mule. Have tried about anything you can think of. Will stop on a dime and bands seem to roll off drum right just a brutal kick.See More
Dec 8, 2011
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At 2:26pm on December 2, 2009, Dale said…
Hey mike! you still working up in pa aren't you whats up with their hiring out deal i see Patterson's add on rig zone and i have sent them a resume but i cant get any answers ! think you could find out and let me know thank guy!and be safe!
At 2:03pm on October 29, 2009, Dale said…
hey mike! whats going on guy,how is the weather over there!
At 2:32pm on August 3, 2009, Randi said…
Happy Birthday!
 
 
 
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