What are the basic mining devices?

Becoming a coal miner is a challenges and it is not a job for every person. In the exploration places, the job is performed by people as a familiar tradition. The great-grandfather was a miner, the granddad, father and the youngest member of household also becomes a miner. The mining traditions are popular by the individuals scrupulously simply because they are extremely pleased for the ‘luck’ in the work.

Moreover, the families are also very godly. The miners have also their own patron – Saint Barbara. At the starting of December, the coal miners have a enormous gathering – on the fourth of September is the St. Barbara’s day. The miners see at the pub, have unique food and drink alcohol. The article will concentrate on exploration devices. The mining evaluates and the tools which are applied below surface also changes. However, the standard equipment can be observed at mine areas’ coat of arms.
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It is obvious that every area has its own coat of arms, but all of them have one, frequent sign – it is hammer and pick. (roof bolter 260) The logo indicated all mining society. The pick is a instrument made use of to destroy the larger portion of rock. Thanks to the pick, the miner can pre-crushing rock and later, it can be removed, for illustration by using a spade. The picks are used in mining and quarrying. The pick is made up of an elongated blade and often curved wedge, located in the end of a wooden handle. Occasionally, the pick possess two blades on both sides of the shaft.In mining are used various kinds of picks. The heavier picks are made use of to pull the soft and medium hard stones straight and lighter picks are used to carry notches. Many picks have replaceable blades. Others posses blade, which can be used also as a hammer.

Here are also picks which posses a flattened blade, the shape is similar to hoe and they are used mostly for digging soft rocks.
During the exploration evolution, the hammer and pick have been substituted by todays machines. (minemaster) Nowadays the mining tools are less dangerous and do not require so much physical work. Here are more and more tools, which are managed remotely, and the pick and hammer become symbols of mining.

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