project information: 

Customer / end user:
Permastore Limited
Installation site location:
Eye, Suffolk, United Kingdom
Type of parts to be handled:
Sheet metal for tanks & silos
Dimensions of parts (l x w x h):
max. 3,000 x 300 x 1,600 mm
Weight of parts:
max. 333 kg per wagon
Cycle time:
Variable, typical1.8 min
Conveyor speed:
- 0.5 - 2.5 m/min, process chain, variable
- 10.0 m/min, transportation chain, variable
Operational capacity per hour:
Typical 33.33 wagons
Loading and unloading of the parts:
manually, continuous moving
EX-areas:
Zone 2, powder booths
Surrounding temperatures:
250°C max

Conveyor system data:
Type:
P&F380 - Powers & Free overhead conveyor
Type of chain:
Cardan chain

Wagon design:
Wagon:
12 - wheeled wagon
Length of load bar:
3,000 mm
Accumulation distance:
diagonally 45°: 600 mm

System length, total:
228 m.

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Permastore Ltd. - P&F380, Power & Free overhead conveyor
Permastore Ltd. - P&F380, Power & Free overhead conveyor