- Low Weight
Alminco Gopher and Gopher Fatboy are manufactured using advanced composite materials and robust plastic components designed to minimise weight.
- Ease of Maintenance
Modular construction of the Gopher minimises the time needed for repairs and servicing.
- Advanced Leg Components
Use of composite materials in the leg components provides high wear resistance for tough conditions. Internal and external tubes have low friction to prevent legs sticking.
- Proven Tube Sealing
Buffer seals under the collars of tubes and piston heads reduce wear and dampen any shock effect during extension of the leg.
- Reliable Air Motor
The gear driven air motor provides enhanced reliability over other motors.
- Robust Construction
All Alminco Gopher ‘Legend Series’ roof bolters incorporate composite and plastic materials designed to handle tough underground conditions.
- Flexible Options
Alminco Gopher and Fatboy come in 2, 3 and 4 stage leg configurations, with options including T-Bar or Pistol Grip control handle.
The combination of advanced composite materials and a proven legendary design mean:
- Quick set up.
- Simple operation.
- Increased reliability.
- Lower maintenance costs.
- Reduced down time.
- Low overall cost of ownership.