Using a small-pitch surface of half-inch (12.7 mm) acetal plastic rollers to provide product stability and smooth transfers, Emerson’s System Plast low-back pressure accumulation belt adds another dimension of sustainability to conveying by eliminating the need for cardboard trays under shrink-wrapped bottle packs.
Flexicon expanded its FLEXI-DISC™ line of Tubular Cable Conveyors with the addition of a 6 in. (15 cm) diameter system, more than doubling the capacity of its recently introduced 4 in. (10 cm) diameter conveyor.
Dorner’s 2200 Series SmartFlex flexible chain conveyor platform provides small-part handling using a power transfer feature that smoothly transfers parts as small as 3-in. diameter on and off the conveyor.
The Pop-up flight is a simple but effective patent-pending modular food conveyor from Ammeraal Beltech that prevents food loss by “popping up” at the foot of the conveyor incline, supporting the food as it moves up the elevator, then, once the product’s been successfully discharged, pops down again so an automatic scraper can clean up the belt.