How To Extend Belt Conveyor Life
Significant applications of belt conveyors
Bulk handling conveyor belts have many applications in today’s mining and quarry industries. Because of their reliability, versatility, and range of capacities; belt conveyors are the most common type of bulk handling conveyor belt system. Belt conveyor is widely used in mining, metallurgical and coal industry to transfer sandy or lump materials, or packaged materials. The transfer system can be one single or multi-conveyors or combined with other transfer equipments according to various transferring requirements. And Zenith belt conveyor can be installed horizontally or aslope to meet the needs of different transfer lines. Due to its significant applications, extending the life span of belt conveyor can significantly cut the mining cost, and bring down the per ton crushing cost.
Tips for belt conveyor operator
All the operators want to know how to extend the belt conveyor life, well, here are some useful tips for you.
In order to guarantee the reliable operation of conveyor belt, the main thing need to do is to timely discover and solve the possibility of failure. Therefore the operating personnel must always observe the working condition of transport.
The unusual situation should be cleared once it was found. For example a roller,maybe you don’t think that it is of great importance, but the high-speed conveyor belt may soon wear its shell, and the roller will emerge a blade, then the blade can seriously damage a expensive conveyor belt. So, during operation, please pay more attention to the wear parts and learn to reduce the damage of belt conveyor wear parts.
Trained workers or experienced staff can discover accident in time and nip it in the bud. In order to reduce the cost of replacement and maintenance the for conveyor belt, we must pay much attention to knowledge training of operation and maintain for the operating personnel and maintenance personnel.
Second, belt conveyor should be started at no-load condition to make sure that the machine can start normally.