Conveyor Belt Idlers

Mine Duty Idlers feature double tube design.
Material Handling & Storage

Mine Duty Idlers feature double tube design.

Featuring inner and outer tube construction for maximum rigidity, Mine Duty Idlers have 20% higher load rating than CEMA, which extends service life. Inner tube insulates bearing from vibration, minimizing misalignment. As outer shelf wears, inner tube maintains structural integrity of roller. Double tube models are available in belt widths up to 120 in. and are equipped with bearings up to 60...

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Superior Industries Plans for Showcase of New Products at MINEXPO International 2016
Material Handling & Storage

Superior Industries Plans for Showcase of New Products at MINEXPO International 2016

Morris, Minn. - Superior Industries, Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, plans to launch several new products at MINEXPO International 2016. At the Silver, inside booth #19100, the manufacturer will display its new Patriot™ Cone Crusher, TeleStacker® Conveyor, mine duty idlers, mine duty pulleys, conveyor drive package solutions...

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Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports
Material Handling & Storage

Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports

Worcester, MA -- SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components and extrusions, now offers the MOVEX standard line of Conveyor Chains, Components and Bearing Supports. With this introduction SLIDEWAYS offers a readily available line of plastic chains, chain sprockets, chain idler wheels, guides, components, bearing supports and leveling pads, providing rapid response for a wide...

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Injection Molding from 3D Printed Molds
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Injection Molding from 3D Printed Molds

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Material Handling & Storage

Grooved Rolls Remove Trapped Air

Unique roll grooving releases air between web and roll to eliminate web slip. (Neenah, Wis.) - Precision machined idlers with custom groove patterns eliminate trapped air that causes web slipping. Machined surface patterns ideal for eliminating trapped air include the spiral V" groove, the herringbone groove, the diamond knurl and the micro groove. Grooves are available on all Webex rollers...

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Conveyor Damage: A Perennial Problem Solved with New Technology
Material Handling & Storage

Conveyor Damage: A Perennial Problem Solved with New Technology

Huntington, WV February 27, 2008 The belt conveyor created a revolution in the mining industry as it replaced more labor-intensive forms of haulage and reduced the cost per ton of handling bulk material. From the beginning, though, belt damage occurred when the material was loaded onto the conveyor belt. Jagged lumps of falling material perforated and abraded the belt. Further, alien materials...

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Drive Conveyor, Idler Assembly provide conveying options.
Material Handling & Storage

Drive Conveyor, Idler Assembly provide conveying options.

Intermediate Drive Conveyor and Low Profile Idler Assembly are offered as options in Designer System® conveyor line. Requiring 26 in. straight section, Intermediate Drive Conveyor allows gearmotor placement to be determined by customer preference. Low Profile Idler, with nose diameter of 3½ in., can eliminate need for transfers of product sizes down to 4 in. In conjunction with Intermediate...

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Plastic Chain Conveyors offer low profile idler option.
Material Handling & Storage

Plastic Chain Conveyors offer low profile idler option.

Available on Designer System® conveyors, Low Profile Idler Assembly features nose diameter of 3½ in., eliminating need for transfer devices at conveyor infeed/discharge interfaces in many cases. Product as small as 4 in. can be transferred without stalling and without use of transfer bridge. Single-bolt removal capability of Idler Wearstrip facilitates maintenance. In conjunction with...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Inpro/Seal Conveyor Idler Bearing Isolator Increases Productivity, Reliability and Safety While Reducing Maintenance, Downtime And Power Consumption, Now with MSHA Recognition

ROCK ISLAND, IL. Feb. 5, 2007 - Inpro/Seal Company, the Rock Island, IL, based manufacturer of bearing isolators has announced that the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has recognized their Belt Conveyor Idler/Roller Bearing Isolator, assigned it tag #AP2007-93304 and posted it on their website- www.msha.gov The Mission Of The MSHA Part of the U.S. Department of Labor, the Mine Safety...

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Material Handling & Storage

Conveyor Components suit medium-duty applications.

Drive and idler units have compact design and are suited for integration into machines in order to create smooth interfaces with infeed and outfeed conveyors. Designed for FlexLink XL and XM conveyor systems, products can handle light to medium conveyor loads at moderate to medium speed. They include directly driven drive wheel as well as slots to facilitate accessory attachment.

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