Patent Number: 6,296,318

Title: Device for milling off ground surfaces especially roadways

Abstract: In a device for milling off ground surfaces, especially roadways, having a wheel frame carrying a machine frame, a milling roller supported in the machine frame and extending transversely to the direction of travel, at least one conveyor means arranged in front of the milling roller in the direction of travel for removing the milled material, and having a shield arrangement extending transversely to the direction of travel between the milling roller and the conveyor means having a vertical cover plate with a passage opening for the milled material, it is provided that the end, on the side of the milling roller, of the conveyor means is dismountably supported in a belt shoe fixed to the machine frame in a height-adjustable manner, and that the belt shoe and the conveyor means comprise guiding means and coupling means adapted to one another.

Inventors: Simons; Dieter (Buchholz, DE), Busley; Peter (Willroth, DE), Ley; Herbert (St. Katharinen, DE)

Assignee: Wirtgen GmbH

International Classification: E01C 23/088 (20060101); E01C 23/00 (20060101); E01C 023/12 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018