The functional design of a mobile belt feeder
Report 2005.TL.6951, Transport Engineering and Logistics.
This report contains the functional design of a belt feeder for
transporting limestone. From a main lay-out, the capacity, the general
shape, the forces in the belt and the required power are calculated. The
parts of the belt feeder needed for a functional design have been designed
or specified. These are:
The structural calculation of the frame and basic mechanical calculations
are provided. The report is ended with a risk analysis.
- drive system
- pulleys and idlers
- hopper system
- auxiliary equipment
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