Panzer-Forderer snaking conveyor

Panzer-Forderer snaking conveyor

[′pant·sər ′fȯr·də·rər ′snāk·iŋ kən′vā·ər]
(mining engineering)
An armored conveyor that is moved forward behind the coal plough by means of a traveling wedge pulled along by the plough or by means of jacks or compressed-air-operated rams attached at intervals to the conveyor structure.