Belt and vibrating-trough conveyors: Some guidelines for selection
Choosing a mechanical conveyor that can successfully handle your material and operating requirements isn't easy. This article provides practical advice for selecting a belt or vibrating-trough conveyor that will meet your needs and operate economically over the long term.
Belt conveyors and vibrating-trough conveyors are some of the most widely used mechanical conveyors in bulk solids handling operations. These conveyors are available in various configurations and operating modes to handle a wide range of materials, transfer distances, and conveying rates.