bucket conveyor

bucket conveyor

[′bək·ət kən′vā·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A continuous bulk conveyor constructed of a series of buckets attached to one or two strands of chain or in some instances to a belt. Also called bucket carrier.
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3) Supply and replacement of bucket conveyor 3 and 4 - to 12 months from the date of the agreement.
The dredging is done by bucket conveyor, complete with rock sorting capabilities.
Scale-Tron has replaced its spiral feed fiber dispenser with a new model using a chain and bucket conveyor.
The sugar is then transferred from the rail car to a silo via a bucket conveyor.
When its vision system senses the orientation of randomly placed products moving rapidly down eight-foot conveyors, the robot picks up the product, properly reorients it and deposits it into a bucket conveyor, cartoning operation or other downstream machine.
Sawdust is loaded into the silo with an auger and bucket conveyor.
The properly sized beans then go into a bucket conveyor, up and across a mezzanine, and down to a printer that puts the words "Jelly Belly" on them.
In retrospect, a belt or bucket conveyor would probably offer a more maintenance-free operation than the screw conveyor now in use.
A new bucket conveyor is the latest addition to an extensive conveyor line available from Weighpack, Inc.
In the frozen food sector the WB Continuous Bucket Conveyor is accustomed to these extremes, the construction and all components being suitable for operation at temperatures well below zero.
The pieces then drop through a flour depositor and into a bucket conveyor with cups, which drops them through a pair of rollers to flatten them.
The term of the contract 1) the delivery and exchange of bucket conveyor 1 - up to 5 months from the date of conclusion of the contract;2) the delivery and exchange of bucket conveyor No.