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Different Types of Idler Rollers

Different Types of Idler Rollers DYNA Engineering

What Is an Idler Roller? Idler rollers, or sometimes simply known as conveyor rollers, are cylindrical-shaped bars that run along and underneath a conveyor belt. There are many different types of idler rollers with varying functions. Usually, idler rollers aid in the supporting of weight and impact of the materials being transported along the belt. …

Hybrid Impact Bed: An Ideal Mid-Range Impact Solution

Hybrid Impact Bed

What Is a Hybrid Impact Bed? A hybrid impact bed is a spin-off design from the traditional impact bed, which incorporates impact rollers/idlers in the centre of the structure and impact bars on the sides. When You Should Consider a Hybrid Impact Bed When considering the impact zone of your conveyor system, the two solutions …

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 …

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. …

Impact Beds

Impact Bed

DYNA-TRAC® Impact Bed Range DYNA-TRAC® impact beds are used in place of impact idlers/rollers. Usually installed under the belt at the loading points, impact beds are designed to absorb the impact from falling material. Large and bulky material can cause damage to the conveyor belt, idlers/rollers and frames. DYNA-TRAC® impact beds eliminate the typical damaged …