Designed to deliver the performance and durability of its larger counterparts our SPARTA line of safe and comfortable narrow vein man carriers are engineered specifically to handle the rough road conditions of underground mines. The robust design and durable construction will ensure that personnel get to and from work places reliably. And though our SPARTA  narrow vein man carriers feature heavy-duty construction, it is also equipped for operator comfort, including, heating and air conditioning, as an option.

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The SPARTA narrow vein man carrier is built with a heavy-duty construction frame and personal capacity of up to 16 people. The standard engine is a Cummins Diesel QSB 4.5 130 HP, Tier 3 w/ Dana 20000 transmission Other features include 4-wheel drive and articulated steer carrier, ABA brake system, audio back up alarm, led lighting and strobe lights, and a 24V electrical system. An enclosed environmental cab for operator and passenger (AC w/ heat), is also available.


Narrow Vein Man Carrier


Man Carriers for Mining

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Engine:Cummins QSB 4.5 Diesel (130 hp), Tier 3
Mercedes 904 Diesel (148 hp), Tier 3 w/ Dana 20000 transmission
Transmission:DANA 20000 series 
Personnel Capacity:12 person + 1 operator + 1 passenger (side exit arrangement)
14 person + 1 operator + 1 passenger (rear exit arrangement)
Axles:DANA 113 SAHR
Empty Weight:16,347 kg (36,150 lbs)
Fire Suppression System:Certified ANSUL 4 Nozzle, liquid
Tramming Height:2.36 m (93″)
Width/ Length:2.44 m (96″) / 8.31 m (327″)
Inside Turning Radius:5.72 m (225″)
Outside Turning Radius:8.63 m (340″)
      – Pneumatic
      – Foam Filled
      – Solid: Front 
Spare Tire:      – Pneumatic
      – Foam Filled
      – Solid 
Electrical:24V electrical system
ABA brake system
Audio back up alarm
Engine oil pressure switch
LED lighting installed
Lock out on master switch
Strobe light (red, white, blue, amber)
Wheel chocks and brackets
Frame Unit:Heavy duty construction frame 
Four wheel drive, articulated steer carrier
Passanger seat
ROPS/ FOPS canopy
Spare tire included 
3 sets of manuals with electronic version 
Fire extinguisher
Grounding straps
Options:Enclosed environmental cab for operator (AC w/ heat)
Enclosed environmental cab for passengers (AC w/ heat)
Central lubrication system (Lincoln) 
Electric fill pump c/w filters
Wiggins fast fill fuel system
ANSUL “Checkfire” with detection system
Air ride seats (Qty 2)
Seat belt warning system
Electric fill pump c/w filters
Hydraulic low level warning light
Exhaust shielding options (Firwin / Mammoth)


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