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Case Study: How to Improve Your Impact Zone

Conveyor Impact Zone

A Standard Impact Zone Arrangement In a standard conveyor arrangement, the top conveyor feeds the material onto the bottom conveyor. This occurs by dropping material off the end of the top conveyor and into the impact zone of the bottom conveyor. Impact rollers and frames are installed to absorb the impact forces created by the …

V-Plows – Does My Conveyor Need One?

V-Plow

What is a V-Plow?   The V-plow is a conveyor belt cleaner which cleans the non-carry (back side or return side) of the conveyor belt. It is designed to remove small and large rocks and excessive sand build-up before the belt contacts the pulley. If the material were to remain on the non-carry of the …

Understanding Impact Beds

impact bed

What is an Impact Bed?   An impact bed is a piece of equipment that is utilised on conveyor systems to assist the conveyor belt and structure to absorb the impact from falling material. Usually located at the base of the chute, impact beds are designed with shock absorbent bars and a strong support frame. …

The Unique Features of the DYNAFastFit® Conveyor Scraper Range

DYNAFastFit

The DYNAFastFit® conveyor scraper range has many unique and innovative features which are not found on conventional conveyor scrapers. These revolutionary characteristics include our patented bearing housings and retractable shaft. When combined, these features are designed to reduce maintenance hours and improve safety and working conditions. Features Out-of-Chute Concept DYNAFastFit® is a conveyor cleaning range …

Cold v Hot Vulcanised Bonding

Pulley DYNA Engineering

Introduction When it comes to rubber pulley lagging, there are two methods of bonding which are always talked about, cold vulcanised bonding and hot vulcanised bonding. There are some major advantages and disadvantages of each method. But do you really know what is involved in each process, or when to use each method? Outlined below …

3 Things To Know About Our New H Primary Scraper

H2 DYNAFastFit Scraper

Introducing the H Primary Belt Scraper to the DYNAFastFit® Range A new spin on an old favourite, DYNA Engineering has brought the H primary scraper to the DYNAFastFit® range. Our new conveyor scraper design has incorporated the tried and tested features of the old-style H scraper and the features of our DYNAFastFit® range. This has …

Pulley Lagging – What Are My Options?

pulley ceramic

What is Pulley Lagging?   Pulley lagging is the layer of material which is bonded to the shell of a conveyor pulley. Its function is to protect the shell from damage, increase friction with the conveyor belt and dispense water off the pulley. There are several different types of pulley lagging, such as plain rubber, …

DYNAFastFit: Next Generation Conveyor Scraper

conveyor scraper

Concept: Out of chute conveyor scraper maintenance   DYNAFastFit is a conveyor cleaning product designed to enable personnel to perform maintenance from outside the conveyor chute. The out of chute design has many benefits which include fast and easy assembly and disassembly, improved safety and thorough maintenance. These benefits and more are discussed in detail …

4 Things You Need to Know Before Selecting Your Next Pulley Lagging

4 Things You Need to Know Before Selecting Your Next Pulley Lagging

When it comes to pulley lagging, the range of products and specifications are incredibly diverse. This is to reflect the great diversity in conditions present at mining operations all over the world. Having the correct lagging on your pulley ensures it operates efficiently and lasts for a longer period of time. Here are four key …

Australian Made Pulleys: 100% Local Manufacturing Halves Lead Time

Pulley Local Manufacturing

Australian Made Pulleys DYNA Engineering has increased its commitment to local manufacturing, ensuring that Australian made pulleys with 100% local content still have a place in the industry. By manufacturing pulleys in-house, DYNA Engineering is committed to local jobs, training and keeping our manufacturing industry strong. Final inspection of conveyor pulleys at DYNA Engineering’s workshop …