grooved drum

grooved drum

[′grüvd ¦drəm]
(design engineering)
Drum with a grooved surface to support and guide a rope.
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On a wire rope hoist, when an operator presses the button and starts the motor, the motor drives a set of gears, which then turn a grooved drum.
Fadis is the only company in the world that has integrated, in one machine, the consolidated system of the electronic grooved drum with a series of advanced features such as:
In a wire-rope hoist, a grooved drum is used to store rope that is not in use.
Savio now has a full range of grooved drums to cover all yarn types, counts and downstream processes.