Helical Plain Bend

  • Unlimited configurations reducing conveyor footprint and saving valuable floor space
  • Two Conveyor Chain types for maximum capability
  • Patented side roller chain reduces corner friction
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Benefits of the Helical Plain Bend Conveyors:

  • Reduces conveyor footprint saving valuable floor space
  • Allows incline or decline through corners and straights
  • Patented side roller chain reduces corner friction
  • Provides capability for product buffering in corners
  • Ideal for incline or decline in tight spaces

Features & Specifications:

  • Available on FlexMove Aluminum Conveyors: FS (65 mm), FM (85 mm), FC (105 mm), FL (150 mm), FU (180 mm) and FV (260 mm)
  • Minimum 500 mm radius helical bend corner
  • Corner Angles: 45, 90, 135, 180, 225, 270 and 360 degrees
  • Incline and decline angles up to 12 degrees
  • Plain chain is capable of incline / decline angles up to 7 degrees
  • Friction top chain is recommended for angles of 7 to 12 degrees

Chain Types

Two (2) conveyor chain types for maximum capability

Bearing Chain Non-Bearing Chain
Conveyor Widths 85,180, 260 mm 65, 85, 105, 150, 180 and 260 mm
Maximum curves Up to 4 curves Up to 2 curves
Maximum angle A total of 720 degrees A total of 360 degrees
Maximum length 21.3 m (70 ft) 12.2 m (40 ft)
Maximum speed Up to 55/min (180 ft/min) Up to 55 m/min (180 ft/min)
Load Capacity 136 kg (300 lbs) 136 kg (300 lbs)

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