Bucket Elevators

Standard Features - for high speed elevators:
 
Some advantages:
  • Rubber lined, crowned drive drum.
  • Externally adjustable bottom drum.
  • Heavy duty geared motor - direct drive - ISO9001.
  • Back stop for all models.
  • High quality, gloss enamel paint.
  • Buckets : pressed steel, nylon or stainless steel.
  • Externally mounted bearings.
  • Inspection doors for cleaning purposes.
  • Removable top panels on head.
  • Discharge wear liners.
  • Maximum belt speed of 3,5 m/s.
 
Options:
  • Galvanized finish.
  • Stainless steel finish.
  • Support tower, painted or galvanised.
  • Ladder and safety cage.
  • Magnet in boot inlet or after elevator outlet.
  • SEW Helical bevel geared motor with backstop and / or electrical brake.
  • For optimum belt speed: parallel shaft inline geared motor with back stop and chain drive, including fully enclosed drive cover.
  • Low speed elevators for sensitive products are available.
Bucket elevator Head
Bucket elevator Head

Bucket Elevator-Schematic Drawing

Dimensions for Bucket Elevators:

*Capacities based on dry granular free flowing material with bulk density of 750 kg/m3

Standard belt speed is 3 m/s. Lower speeds are available on request.

Special food quality belts and buckets are optional and available on request.

Dimensions and capacities quoted are based on using pressed steel buckets.

Nylon buckets are similar in shape but dimensions may differ slightly.

Modular 2-way outlet diverters and multi-outlet distribution boxes are available.

Technical Specifications

Model A B C D E Capacity (t/hr)*
100 900 526 152 152 800 25
60 1000 740 215 245 1007 50
230 1500 1267 305 305 1639 130
370 2200 1900 466 600 2459 250
372 2200 1900 466 920 2459 500
450 2200 1900 466 700 2459 370
452 2200 1900 466 1160 2459 740
453 2200 1900 466 1630 2459 1110

 

Gertech can be contacted to discuss any specific needs and ideas. Please allow for a couple of days for specified quotations.