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Conveyor belts • Walls and lips. Conveyor belts in general are fitted with these elements, of great importance to the functionality of the unit. These are folded metal plate walls, supported from the belt structure by rolled profiles (angles or plates). They can also be used to fix the flexible closing lips with the necessary adjustment. The main purpose of the wall-lip assembly is to contain the waste in the band of the belt and prevent spills and projections from it. The inclination of the wall-lip assembly must not be less than 60º with respect to the horizontal, in order to prevent material from being stuck. Lips made of a flexible material with a hardness less than the belt must be attached to the walls using an adjustable system that allows them to be fitted onto the belt in an inclined (not orthogonal) position as they become worn due to the friction with the belt. 4. Chute for transfer between belts in line. The position of incidence of the lips on the belt must be near each of the edges of said belt (about 5cm at least) to prevent spillage due to the frequent small deviations of the belt. • Width of the conveyor belt. It should be considered that in principle the useful width of the belt is determined by the difference between the total belt width and the side margins that must be left free by the lips, plus the contact width of the lips (about 2 cm on each side). In total it is estimated that the belt total width is reduced by about 7.5 cm on each side, that is, the SUPPLY BELT 1 VERTICALLY HINGED TAILGATE FLANGES SCRAPER BELT 2 4 4


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