They are usually gravity force adjustable of belt conveyor. Weighted take up pulleys help take slack out of the belt, they are filled with steel shot to the requested weight requirements and used to properly tension the conveyor belt.
The take up pulley will ensure adequate tension of the belt leaving the drive pulley so as to avoid any slippage of the belt, ensure proper belt tension at the loading and other points along the conveyor, compensate for changes in belt length due to elongation, and provide extra length of belt when necessary for splicing purpose.
|Belt Conveyor Take Up Pulley|
|Belt Width||500-2800mm (19-110.2 inch)|
|Pulley Length||500-3200mm (19-125.9 inch)|
|Diameter||200-1800mm (7.8-70.8 inch)|
|Standard||ISO9001:2008, CEMA, DIN, TUV, etc.|
|Working Life||More than 30,000 hours.|
|Surface||Flat Rubber Lagged, Ceramic Lagged, Diamond Rubber Lagged, etc.|
|Main Material||Carbon Steel|
|Length of conveyor Take Up pulley depends on the width of conveyor Belt. You can get Take Up pulleys with hot vulcanized rubber lagging, plain or grooved, as required by client.|