Diverting & Sorting

  • Dorner Conveyors Diverting and Sorting Solutions

Using a base standard conveyor and adding simple solutions, we can take product handling to the next level. Diverting and sorting product based on weight, shape, line capacity, and more is easily achieved and can significantly increase your throughput.


Product can be diverted using static guides and plows or dynamic gates and paddles.

  • Changes product direction to single or multiple locations
  • Often used to meter flow to specific areas or to separate products based on certain attributes
  • Control via proximity switches, photo eyes and counters is typical
  • Motion can be achieved via pneumatic or electric components