0 Anonymous Asked: October 5, 2020In: Technology What is a wear plate & what are the different kinds of wear plates? 0 What is a wear plate & what are the different kinds of wear plates? Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Rakesh 0 Questions 40 Answers 0 Best Answers 107 Points View Profile Rakesh Added an answer on October 5, 2020 at 8:38 am Wear plates are also called as steel liners or abrasion resistant plates. Wear plates are used to reduce wear and tear on the surface with excessive frictions and cause degradation between two parts. These plates are used for machines that rotate or slide during their process. These plates are easy to install, get the job done, and are cheaper to purchase. Machines that require wear plate are crusher, casting equipment, shredders, etc. Heavy equipment which is used for digging and carving the earth’s surface requires wear plates to prevent a part from breaking in impact. The metal in the base from the part of equipment often used hard material coating to improve its resistance in wear and tear. However, there are also some soft wear plates to achieve maximum efficiency. Below are some kinds of wear plate material which can be used for different solutions: Wear plate mad from minerals Wear plate made from Ceramic Liners Wear plate made Low friction Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer.