Food Engineering

Bucket elevator/conveyor

September 1, 2010




Suitable for handling cereal, coffee, tea, confectionery, pasta, pet food, salt, spices and snack products, the multi-axis Gough Elecon bucket conveyor and elevator system has a tri-planar chain with a wash-through design that meets food sanitation requirements; stainless steel tubular track housed in track plates; and a vertical drive plate for power transfer and chain tension. The conveyor uses cantilevered, wedge-shaped polypropylene buckets that move vertically, horizontally and can turn any direction up to 90