Conveyor System Design
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Conveyor System Design

Martech
Updated Jun 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • How to describe the components of a typical belt conveyor used in an industrial setting
  • How to identify the equipment commonly found in large scale, industrial conveying systems, and describe the purpose of each piece of equipment.
Course Description

 At the end of this lesson, you will be able to describe the components of a typical belt conveyor used in an industrial setting. In addition, you will be able to identify the equipment commonly found in large-scale, industrial conveying systems and describe the purpose of each piece of equipment.

• Discuss the purpose of a drive pulley

• Recall the primary components collectively comprising a typical industrial conveyor drive

• Identify two functions of a snub idler

• Describe the purpose of the adjustment screws on a belt conveyor

• Explain the purpose of the feeders in an industrial conveying system