feeder conveyor

feeder conveyor

[′fēd·ər kən‚vā·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A short auxiliary conveyor designed to transport materials to another conveyor. Also known as stage loader.
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The M-34s are loaded and unloaded using a General Kinematics traveling feeder conveyor, and two-way unload conveyors feed three process conveyors for final grinding and inspection.
Another feeder conveyor brings in items from a repack operation.
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The two feeder conveyors are each driven by an ABB machinery drive in master-slave configuration, with the master receiving an encoder signal from the wrapper.