Mesh Belt Powered Fork Entry

Mesh-belt powered fork entryThis unit allows a Fork Truck operator to deliver loads to or pick up loads from a Power Conveyor while maintaining load integrity. These Stations also can be utilized when loads are delivered by Pallet-sleeve Forks. This is a modular, self-contained Fork Truck Entry Station with three (3) strands of Powered Mesh-Top Belt, pendant-switch activated Jog Forward controls, allowing easy installation into a new or existing plant layout. The standard unit is 8' long with a 13'' wide center strand. The Over-All Width and widths of the two (2) outside strands is 63" wide. Standard Sleeve Stations are designed for a typical 9'' wide by 6'' high x 5' long pallet sleeve that is utilized for load retrieval and delivery. Individual Electrical Control Panels are provided for existing installations. The Sleeve Station includes Non-Power Roller Ramps at the end of the void to assist narrow sheets transitioning onto the conveyor downstream. Drive: 1 hp totally enclosed industrial rated gear-motor with reversing capability. Drive package located within and under the device. Optional Features:

  • A Positive Run Photoeye can be included on the downstream end of the center strand.
  • An Overhead Pendant-switch can also be provided for jog forward and reverse control.
  • One end of the base plate can include a 90 degree angle to be embedded into the floor (requires saw cut or trench by customer). The 3'' x 3'' angle will be field-welded to the base plate at the time of installation.

Speed: 45 or 60 fpm
Preassembly: Unit is wired at the factory.
Unit Height: 12'' TOR level.
Capacity: 5,000 lbs. maximum.
Voltage: System voltage is 230/460 volt, 3 phase, 60 hertz with 115 volt, single phase control voltage.