Conveyors belt is a tape install on mechanical machine to transport material from one place to another place.
A conveyor belt consists primarily of two or more drums, with a continuous loop of material - the conveyor belt - that rotates about them.
One or both of the drums (or pulleys) are powered by motoreducer, moving the belt and the material, the other drum are free to turn being dragged from the first.
The powered drum is called "drive drum" while the unpowered one is called the idler (or tail drum).
It can be divided into two main industrial classes of conveyor belts:
- The light weight conveyor belt, such as pvc conveyor belt, pu conveyor belt which use for transporting the light goods like paper, box, food, cake and so on.
- The heavy conveyor belt, like metal, car, mining industry etc, mainly are rubber belt, modular belt.