conveyor belt failure

  • Kinder Australia - Productivity Improvements - Conveyor ...

    Premature conveyor roller failure can be caused by rollers that are incorrectly specified or when they are subject to poor operating conditions. Premature roller failure can also occur when the roller is clogged, jammed or buried under fugitive material that has fallen from the carry side of the conveyor belt (see MATERIAL CARRYBACK and SPILLAGE).

  • Failure analysis of conveyor pulley shaft - ScienceDirect

    The shaft of a conveyor belt drive pulley failed in service. An investigation was performed in order to determine the failure root cause and contribution factors. Investigation methods included visual examination, optical and scanning electron microscope analysis, chemical analysis of the material and mechanical tests.