maximum belt tension

maximum belt tension

[′mak·sə·məm ′belt ‚ten·chən]
(mechanical engineering)
The total of the starting and operating tensions in a conveyor.
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This unique design eliminates impact damage to the conveyor belt and, maintains maximum belt tension to prevent slippage, while providing a very large discharge opening to prevent blockages.
In order to calculate the maximum belt tension and hence the strength of belt that is required, it is first necessary to calculate the effective tension.
In the case of a simple horizontal conveyor the maximum belt tension [T.
This unique design eliminates impact damage to the conveyor belt and maintains maximum belt tension to prevent slippage, while providing a very large discharge opening to prevent blockages.
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