Selection of the Belt Conveyor Shifting Equipment
This paper identifies the components of belt conveyor shifting force as a vertical force, Pv, horizontal force, Ph, and longitudinal force, Pl. A method for estimation of these forces relates their value to the properties of the conveyor structure and rails, shifting operation parameters, and other site-specific conditions. The effect of this force on shifter behaviour is analysed and guidelines are developed for selection of a suitable shifter.
T. S. Golosinski and F. G. Boehm, "Selection of the Belt Conveyor Shifting Equipment," AIME Transactions, Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. (SME), Jan 1986.
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Mining and Nuclear Engineering
Soc of Mining Engineers of AIME, Littleton, CO, USA
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