Each Simplex conveyor system is provided with a flanged discharge chute. Special chutes
to meet customer requirements can be provided as optional equipment.
Chain Tensioning Units
Equips with the equalizing take up permits accurate and equal adjustments
for normal wear or stretch in both chains from either side of intake
section. Standard on 42,52 and 62 models. Optional on 82 not available on 72.
The sectional design feature prevents your Simplex conveyor system from becoming obsolete
due to horizontal and vertical dimensions. This feature permits
the increase or decrease of these dimensions at a later date by
removing or adding sections.
Motor and Drive
The standard Simplex drive unit consists of 230/460 volt, 60hz.3 phase
'C' flange motor and right angle worm gear reducer with chain and
sprocket drive. All drives are furnished with totally enclosed drive
guard as standard equipment.
The small production type intake hopper is provided as standard equipment
on all Simplex conveyor units designed for use where flow of production is
controlled by preceding equipment. For manual feeding or for feeding
from bin, etc, Vibre fex hopper should be used.
Chain sprockets, located at every turn ride in high quality self- aligning
ball bearings, to assure smooth quiet operation and long, low maintenance
service. All units equipped with sprocket guards.
To prevent overload conditions or jamming which might damage buckets
or overload the motor, each Simplex conveyor system is provided with an overhead
protection device. A torque limiter is standard on all 42,52 and
62 models. Electrical overload relays are furnished on large models.
A bucket guard is located on the bottom vertical section, eliminates the
danger of accidental insertion of brooms or other objects into bucket conveyor's