Martin Engineering Improves Martin V-Plow HD

Martin Engineering has redesigned one of its most popular tail protection devices to be a lighter weight, modular unit delivered in a compact package for improved safety and convenience. The re-engineered Martin V-Plow HD achieves the gains with no compromise in performance.  “The heaviest section of the previous design was about 21 lb. (9.5 kg), while the new modular unit’s…

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ASGCO adds belt skiver to line-up

U.S.-based conveyor belt products supplier ASGCO has released its new Grizzly conveyor belt skiver as a safer, easier way to remove or recess conveyor belt covers for mechanical fastener installation. The new release is 18-volt battery powered and features dualaction tugsten carbide blades for accuracy. It comes as a kit that includes a battery charger, two batteries, and a set…

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ASGCO releases Grizzly belt fastening system

Conveyor system supplier ASGCO has revealed its newest product addition for greater efficiency, productivity and safety, the Grizzly Screw-Splice belt fastening system. The Grizzly Screw-Splice’s strong, flexible rubber splice screws directly to the conveyor belt to offer the user power, strength and flexibility and a quick, accurate and easy installation. “Compared to traditional metal fasteners, this splice is much stronger,…

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Conveyor Components unveils belt rip detector

Conveyor Components of Michigan has introduced the Model DB belt rip detector to save mines downtime and unneeded costs. The mine- and quarry-duty detector operates on a cable-pull concept and its outputs can control up to four separate circuits – depending on the model chosen, as either SP/DT or DP/DT microswitches are available. “When a belt flap or tear, of…

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