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Shaft Guides

Hard-Line’s shaft guides are cut, milled and drilled to the mine’s specifications. We provide the highest quality timber for our clients at the best pricing. The guides are made from Douglas Fir which is recognized for its strength and durability.  

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High Grade

The lumber is cut, milled and drilled to your specifications from 100% Douglas Fir, recognized for its strength and durability.

Dried to average 18-20% moisture content
Exceeds the Canadian Standard Grading rules for Canadian lumber
All mining timber orders come with a grade certificate for “Proof of Grade”
Structural guides exceed both the National Lumber Grades Authority & West Coast Lumber Inspection Bureau standards

UHMW option

We line the shaft timbers with UHMW material which has been tested and shows three times the wear resistance compared to Douglas Fir
(technical details available on request).

Whether you are sinking a new shaft or changing out an existing shaft, we will help you complete your project on time and on budget.

Wear resistant due to UHMW material lining