Gravity Conveyor

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Gravity roller conveyors are an essential material handling solution for conveyor line applications, allowing for the free moving, efficient and safe transportation of goods at any operational stage of a conveyor line on a daily basis. If you’re interested in buying gravity conveyors in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Darwin, Adelaide or Perth, look no further than Richmond for a wide range of high-quality options.

Selecting the right Richmond gravity conveyor for your project

Frame: Floor mounted or free standing

Frame length:  Frames are supplied in 2 standard lengths 1.5mt or 3.0mt. Sections can be joined together to form different run lengths. We recommend installing CBR006 Joining hooks between each section to ensure strength and rigidity of the frames

Frame Width:  This is determined by the width of your products. It’s recommended the width of your products does not exceed the overall frame width.  Standard frame widths options 290mm 450mm 600mm

Adjustable stands:   Each 1.5mt section requires 2 stands  & 3mt sections require min 2 stands however Richmond recommends 3 stands be installed to endure rigidity/strength

Roller material

Steel:  General use, medium to heavy duty loads

Plastic:  light duty loads, low scratch resistant, Food applications

Roller Width: Ideally, The roller width should be slightly greater that the products width.

Roller Pitch/ Roller spacing: Distance from centre to centre of each roller.  Eg 75mm pitch, Gap between each roller is at is closest, 150mm, Gap between each rollers is at its widest. To determine the right roller pitch for your product, always allow 3 rollers to be in contact with the product base at all times.

Benefits And Features

Richmond gravity conveyors are specially designed with thicker channelling, stronger cross members, and a high-quality powder coated finish for hard wearing and maximum rigidity over the full length of any hard working conveyor line. Providing an economical solution for moving heavy and non standard shaped items along processing and packaging lines, they’re also an incredibly flexible option.

Whether you reside in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or elsewhere in Australia, we can provide innovative interlocking sections supplied as standard in 1.5 and 3m sections. This allows for additions or subtractions to your conveyor line as required.

We recommend that there be a minimum of three rollers under your transported goods at any one time. The size of the object being transported can help determine the roller pitch on your conveyor system applying the three roller rule.

Learn More Today

Richmond can custom manufacture gravity conveyor systems to suit your length, width, pitch and roller requirements. To discover our available options, contact us online or drop into one of our stores in Melbourne, Darwin, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.