A crusher is a kind of equipment designed for crushing, i.e. for mechanical action on solid materials in order to break them.
Crushers are suitable for crushing a material into pieces of a smaller size. Depending on the crushed material size they can be classified to primary crushers, secondary crushers, and fine crushers.
The main types of crushers are:
1. Jaw crushers.
2. Cone crushers.
3. Hammer-type crushers.