The working principle of the jaw crushers is very simple. Powered by a diesel or gas motor, the jaw crusher brakes materials in a crushing chamber. The materials are pushed inside the chamber from the top opening and when crushed they are released through the bottom opening. The crushing power of the jaw crushers depends on the size of the chamber.
Jaw crusher is an early crusher equipment which has characteristic of high crushing ratio, simple structure, reliable operation, easy maintenance, economical operating cost etc. Jaw crusher is widely used in mining, smelting, building material, highway, railway, conservancy, chemical industry and many other sectors with compression strength less than 350MPA.