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STANDARD FEATURES

Discharge Chutes

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.

Sectional Design

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.

Intake Hoppers

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.

Sprockets

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.

Overload Protection

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.

Bucket Guards

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 path.

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