Typical applications for Erkat longitudinal drum cutters include trenching, accurate excavation of special shaped excavations, slag removal in steel mills, cleaning pile tops and soil mixing.

Longitudinal drum cutters are driven by a powerful radial piston motor creating extremely high cutting forces.  The robust cutter drums together with their secure fixing method enable them to operate in the most demanding conditions.  Consoles can be supplied with different lengths to suit a variety of applications.