Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Sortation Unit suits baggage handling operations.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Sortation Unit suits baggage handling operations.

Utilizing external motors, electromechanical SIBAG VSU II sorts baggage between 2 vertically stacked conveyor lines. Diverter version sorts one incoming baggage line to 2 takeaway lines, while merge unit combines bags from 2 vertically stacked lines onto single tack-away conveyor. With incline angle of 14° for bag stability, SIBAG VSU II provides throughput of up to 40 bags/minute.

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Wedge Conveyor speeds vertical transport.
Vertical Conveyors

Wedge Conveyor speeds vertical transport.

Available in aluminum and stainless steel versions, VarioFlow S Wedge Conveyor features flexible cleat chains that gently secure product during vertical transport from one level to next. Curves are standardized for 45 and 90° angles with 250, 500, and 1,000 mm radii. With open profile and product contact points constructed of FDA-approved material, conveyor complies with strict hygiene...

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Vertical Conveyor suits sanitary applications.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Conveyor suits sanitary applications.

Designed with 1 or 2 fixed angle points, sprocket-driven AquaPruf LPZ Series accommodates variety of height and angle requirements. ThermoDrive® solid urethane belt provides smooth operation in wet, humid conditions and has no bacteria-harboring hinges or pins. Featuring open-frame design, conveyor allows access to cleaning frame and both top and bottom of belt. AquaPruf LPZ Series comes in...

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Vertical Conveyors

Mechanical VRCs include AutoSenz(TM) overload detection system.

Suited for multi-level applications, custom mechanical VRCs are offered with automatic VRC overload/jam sensing technology that determines overload setpoint each time VRC motor starts. With graphical display interface, AutoSenz(TM) system continuously monitors and protects VRCs from jams or material overload conditions. Integral digital controller communicates wide range of functional data, VRC...

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Vertical Conveyor handles unit loads up to 50 lb.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Conveyor handles unit loads up to 50 lb.

Continuous lift, 4-strand Valu-Lift(TM) Conveyor handles cartons and other smooth-bottom unit loads up to 26 in. long x 16 in. wide. Design consists of interlocking molded polymer flights with steel connecting pins. Take-up and stub shaft assemblies utilize internal ball bearings to minimize maintenance. Lifting at max speed of 118 fpm, conveyor can operate in up, down, or reversible mode and...

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Douglas Is Awarded Patent on Velocity(TM) High-Speed Stacker
Vertical Conveyors

Douglas Is Awarded Patent on Velocity(TM) High-Speed Stacker

Alexandria, Minnesota - February 22, 2007 Douglas Machine Inc. was recently awarded a patent for the Velocity(TM) High Speed Servo Stacker technologies. The Velocity(TM) is a high-speed stacking mechanism that gently forms stacked product pack patterns without interruption, providing continuous product flow at speeds to 600 products per minute. Intelligent programming accurately counts products...

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Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors reduce power consumption.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors reduce power consumption.

Driven by belt or chain, vertical reciprocating conveyors suit applications where items need to be moved between levels. Counterweighted lift mechanism minimizes hp and power requirements, while shaft-mounted drive reduces maintenance requirements. Load and unload points can be incorporated at any height and on any side, permitting Z, C, or right-angle flow. Load capacities are available to 6,000...

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Vertical Conveyors move up to 40 loads/min.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Conveyors move up to 40 loads/min.

Offered in single direction or reversible versions, Stainless Steel Continuous Vertical Conveyors accept load horizontally, convey it vertically, and discharge it horizontally, all in non-stop operation with loading and unloading in Z pattern. Five models are available with unit load capacities from 5-4,000 lb, vertical travel up to 80 ft, and chain speeds of 120 fpm. Fully automatic conveyors...

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Vertical Conveyor provides means for changing heights.
Vertical Conveyors

Vertical Conveyor provides means for changing heights.

Useful for cooling, curing, and time delays, Spiral Elevator rests stationery on spiral chain and travels up or down at speeds to 250 fpm. Product requires no pressure or controls and employs Variable Frequency Drive as standard. Able to handle products up to 10 in. long, unit is available for clockwise or counterclockwise operation. Feed-in and feed-out have 4 available positions, and product...

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Vertical Conveyors

Belted Vertical Sort Unit processes 30 items/min.

Able to sort items of varying weights and dimensions, LogiSort(TM) enables item diverges and merges to and from vertically stacked conveyors. Compact, centralized system, supplied as standalone unit or part of integrated material/baggage handling system, features steel frame, flanged bearing cartridge units for all pivoting and rotating members, and 1045 turned-ground and polished steel shafting...

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