Comparing Belt Conveyor Types
April 11, 2012
Nercon has designed continuous belt conveyor systems for a wide range of applications, from light duty contact lens containers to heavy-duty industrial bulk handling. Belt conveyors can also be designed to meet clean room, FDA and USDA requirements.
Available in mild or stainless steel construction, belt conveyors can utilize many types of belting including smooth, rough or cleated. Highlighted in the video, are several design styles that are selected depending on the application:
- Belt on Roller Design
- Cleated Belt Conveyor
- Scoop Incline Belt Conveyor
- Roller Trough Conveyor Design
- Retractable Noser
- M – Trough Design
- 90 Degree Transfer Belt
- V – Guide Belt System
Applications for belt conveyors include transporting, inspecting, elevating, lowering, cooling, rinsing, freezing, accumulating, sorting, diverting, assembling, sealing and inverting.
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