transfer chute

transfer chute

[′tranz·fər ‚shüt]
(engineering)
A chute used at a transfer point in a conveyor system; the chute is designed with a curved base or some other feature so that the load be discharged in a centralized stream and in the same direction as the receiving conveyor.
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Tenders are invited for Dismantling fabrication and erection of worn out portion of different transfer chute of loading section of gidi washery.
The purpose-designed solution featured a transfer chute to better handle the 1,200 mm lump sizes.
For the optional version with secondary screen mounted, the oversize gradation return conveyor has been redesigned from the predecessor models, eliminating a vertical bend and integrating the transfer chute at the feed hopper.
Production losses from a blocked transfer chute can cost thousands of dollars per hour.
The bulk bag is untied through an access door in the product transfer chute directly under the discharger.
The lower portion of the transfer chute is designed to discharge the material well within the protection of the tubular enclosure and between the loading skirts of the shiploader conveyor.
Riegger adds, "If the two-sided disc offering from the SD Alliance becomes the format of choice, only a slight modification to the mold and take-out transfer chute would be necessary."
The rock is discharged through a transfer chute onto Conveyor 1, travelling up the 1,300-ft.
Tenders are invited for Replacement of liner plates of the transfer chute, bunker and repair of transfer chute/bunker at various location of i.m.b plant balaghat mine
New modular structures deliver the versatility to adapt to virtually any material transfer, enabling the construction of a transfer chute and settling zone of varying heights and lengths to meet specific needs.
The dual transfer chute system that loads the GLC1 conveyor is a 7- to 8-m (approximately 25-ft.) dead drop onto a troughed 600-mm (24-in.) wide belt.
Interchangeable transfer chute sections allow the owner to safely remove sections of the chutes so that liner replacement and general chute maintenance can be conducted in their maintenance shop rather than in confined spaces in the transfers.