closed-belt conveyor

closed-belt conveyor

[′klōzd ¦belt kən′vā·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
Solids-conveying device with zipperlike teeth that mesh to form a closed tube wrapped snugly around the conveyed material; used with fragile materials.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.