slat conveyor

slat conveyor

[′slat kən‚vā·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A conveyor consisting of horizontal slats on an endless chain.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The heavy, flat-link chain and steel slat conveyor could be regulated to apply from five to 20 loads per acre.
Configuration options include a chain conveyor system and skate system for palletized freight, a roller conveyor system for air cargo, a slat conveyor system for mixed and palletized freight, a plastic belt system for mixed and palletized freight, and a belt conveyor system for loose loaded parcels.
A hearing at Newcastle Magistrates' Court heard that Mr Appleby, of Hebburn, South Tyneside, was attempting to identify a fault on a hot tin slat conveyor belt.
The transportation systems travel the bulk materials and goods on direction: horizontal (slat conveyor), vertical (bucket conveyor), inclined (screw conveyor) or combined in function of necessity.
The conveyor belt being transported is known as a slat conveyor, a heavy piece of equipment that lifts asphalt up into big silos where it's stored until needed, said Dale Fortner, a Eugene Sand & Gravel Co.
All day I threw 100-pound bags of salt from a wooden slat conveyor to a pallet.
Company's Tri-Lane Slat Conveyor is designed to handle long rolls of material up to 30 in.
This bulletin describes the Armorbelt heavy duty metal slat conveyor. The Armorbelt is said to have many uses, including as a material handling conveyor, a production line conveyor with attachments, a laminator, a vertical conveyor and as an oven conveyor.
The chain-driven slat conveyor, climbing at a gentle angle of 9 degrees, looked completely out of place among the big iron of nearby vendors showing single-grip or traditional belt conveyers.
The bed of a sliding shoe sorter is essentially a length of metal slat conveyor with a small rubber clock (called a shoe) mounted on each slat.
Standard conveying is possible using our AmbaVeyor[R] a flexible, modular design slat conveyor that system layout designers are quickly learning to appreciate.