Processing Magazine

Horizontal Motion Conveyors

April 10, 2013

Eriez conveyorsEriez® offers a variety of mechanical conveyors engineered to move large amounts of bulk material for plastics processing operations. Many of these rugged, efficient, high-capacity units feature a compact, straight-line design along with an extremely low profile for easy maintenance. Minimum headroom is required for installation. The conveyors are available in single-mass and two-mass vibrating systems excited by a motor-driven eccentric shaft. Springs and trough sizes vary according to the type of application. Popular models include the Eriez Horizontal Motion Conveyor, High Volume Vibrating Conveyor and VMC Electromagnetic Conveyor (pictured), among others.