Conveyor Data Required for Proper Application

  1. Horizontal length of conveyor
  2. Inclined length and degree of conveyor
  3. Vertical height (rise) of conveyor
  4. Hourly capacity required
  5. Material being handled
  6. Bulk density of material
  7. Product granulation size
  8. Abrasive/corrosive /hygroscopic qualities
  9. Product temperature at inlet
  10. Is gas/vapor tight conveyor required?
  11. Hours of service per 24 hour day
  12. Installation location
  13. Physical limitations or restrictions
  14. Number of inlets to conveyor
  15. Metered or choke feed?
  16. Number of discharges in conveyor
  17. Is end discharge open?
  18. Are intermediate gates required?

With this data, CDM can provide you with the necessary technical data for your particular application, including nominal chain speeds, volumetric efficiencies, BHP requirements, and nominal construction techniques.