Series 500 – Belt Conveyor

Series 500Belt ConveyorFacility Function

All units ship complete with communication and power bus wiring factory installed and tested to allow for the fastest installation possible. The factory installation and pre-testing help eliminate any potential problems in the field. All in all, a faster, problem free, money saving and more efficient installation from start to finish!

Standard Specifications&Optional Equipment

Standard Specifications

Belt – 8″, 12″, 18″, 20″, 24″ and 30″ Black PVC 120 belt. 

Bed – 12 gauge painted formed steel, 4″ deep. Bed sections are 5 feet and 10 feet long bolted together with splice plates and floor supports. 

Tail Pulley – 4″ diameter crowned with 13/16″ diameter shaft. 

Drive Pulley – 4″ diameter and 8″ diameter crowned and fully lagged. 4″ diameter pulley with 13/16″ diameter shaft, 8″ diameter pulley with 17/16″ diameter shaft. 

Snub-Roller – 2″ diameter for 4″ diameter pulley, 21/2″ diameter for 8″ diameter pulley. 

Return Roller – 1.9″ diameter adjustable on 10’0″ centers. 

Floor Supports – Adjustable 281/2″ to 421/2″ from floor to top of belt. One support supplied at each end of conveyor and at each bed joint. 

Take-Up – 6″ long screws located at tail pulley to provide belt tension. 

Bearings – Sealed prelubricated with cast iron housings. 

Speed Reducer – C-Face mounted heavy duty worm gear reducer. 

Motor – 1/2 HP 230/460-3-60 TE motor. 

Belt Speed – 60 FPM constant. 

Capacity – Maximum load per lineal foot of conveyor – 75 lbs. Not to exceed Load Capacity Chart. 

Optional Equipment

Belt – Nitrile (white or black) with smooth top cover, Black PVC rough top, Brown Nitrile rough top. 

Side Tables – 10″, 16″ or 22″ wide formed steel side tables provide 12″, 18″ or 24″ work area. Tables are supported by angles bolted to bed section. 

Guard Rails – Adjustable channel, cont. channel, or solid steel guard rails available. 

Floor Supports – Lower or higher than standard. Castered supports with 4″ diameter or 6″ dia. rigid or swivel casters. 

Ceiling Hangers – 1/2″ diameter threaded rods 8 feet long with locking nuts and mounting hardware. Other lengths are available. 

Gravity Conveyor Brackets – Adjustable bracket with 13/8″ diameter pop-out roller for attaching wheel or roller conveyor. 

Nose-Over – Adjustable single or double nose-over provides smooth transfer from incline to horizontal.

Center Drive – Mounted below conveyor bed section. Can be placed most anywhere in conveyor length. 

Side Mounted Drive – End drive mounted to side of conveyor section. Specify side. Minimum 6″ elevation with 4″ drive pulley, minimum 9″ elevation with 8″ drive pulley. 

Overhead Drive – End drive mounted above conveyor. Clearance required. 

Auxiliary Take – Up – Mounted below conveyor bed section. Can be placed anywhere in conveyor length. 

Motor – Single phase, energy efficient, explosion proof, etc. 

Belt Speed – Constant and variable belt speeds available. 

Electrical Controls – Magnetic starters and push button stations; Manual motor starters with overload protection.