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Glossary of Conveyor Terms


Belt

The conveyor belt is a continuous moving band that moves the product. It is supported by the frame and rotated by the drive pulley.

Belts can be made of many materials, including urethane, PVC and silicone. They also come in many types, such as high friction, translucent, cleated and plastic chain.