Category Archives: Material Handling

Jib Crane | Jib Crane Tutorial | Jib Crane Overview | Jib Crane Applications | Jib Crane Types

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Overview of Jib Crane: Jib crane consists of an inclined member supported by a rope or any other type of structural member attached to a vertical mast or frame. The load is usually suspended from the outer end of this inclined mast. The outreach of the jib may be fixed or variable. The cranes as a whole may be either

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Trolley Crane Design | Trolley For Material Handling | Trolley Mechanism


Trolley Crane Mechanism for Material Handling The lifting crab of an EOT crane is an independent two motion machine and consists of the hoist machinery built onto a frame, which is mounted on runner wheels, and driven by a motor through suitable gearing. The crab is also known as a trolley. Various designs of crabs, arranged with C.I. side frames,

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Material Handling Design | Design Of Cranes | Design Of Crane Hook | Design Of Crane Girders | Design Of Crane Columns


Crane Parts Overview and Design of Cranes: A crane is a mechanical lifting device equipped with chains, wire ropes etc. In this article we will see the crane parts design overview and the essential parts of the crane designs. The Design of crane parameters are: Maximum Load Span of the crane Height from Floor to Gantry Rail Level Class of

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Electric Overhead Travelling Crane | EOT Crane | EOT Crane Parts


EOT Crane: The most adaptable and the most widely used type of power driven crane for indoor service is undoubtedly the three motion EOT crane. It serves a larger area of floor space within its own travelling restrictions than any other permanent type hoisting arrangement. As the name implies, this type of crane is provided with movement above the floor

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Classification Of Material Handling Equipment | Types Of Material Handling Equipment Loads

Classification of Material Handling Equipment, Classes of Material Handling Equipment, Types of Material Handling Equipment

Classification / Classes / Types of Material Handling Equipment: Bases on Design features and operational characteristics, material handling equipment may be broadly classified as: Hoisting Equipments: It constitute a group of equipment which are employed mainly for lifting or lowering of unit load or piece goods in batches. This group of (Classification of Material Handling) equipment can be further sub

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Material Handling Of Materials | Material Handling System | Material Handling Equipment

Material handling system, Material handling equipment, Automated logistics system

Material Handling system and equipment’s: In any production system, (either industrial/ Agricultural), the producer is always confronted with a problem of the material handling system and equipment’s. The necessary raw material has to be transported to the production site or machinery, and after the completion of the production processes the finished goods have to be transported from the production site

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Types of Pneumatic Conveyor | Vacuum and Positive Pressure Pneumatic Conveying Systems | Dense Phase Pneumatic Conveying System


Pneumatic conveying systems can be classified on different basis of consideration. These basis are listed below:

On average particle concentration (modes)
On air pressure (Types of systems)
On air supply arrangement
On solid feeder type

Of these, the first two are very important and often influence the choice of the specific design for a given material, loading and delivery condition and the distance to be covered.

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History of Pneumatic Conveyors | Pneumatic Capsule Transport


The basic Principles of Pneumatic conveying stated by Great Alexander in 100 BC itself. In pre historical age Romans used Water supply pipelines and sewage disposable systems. Chinese conveyed Natural gas through Bamboo’s. These are the evidence for transporting physical objects in Pneumatic tubes.

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Industrial Bucket Elevators | Vertical Bucket Conveyors | Bucket Elevator Types

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Types of bucket elevators: Bucket elevators are classified into three types. They classified according to the bucket spacing and mode of discharge. They are: 1. Centrifugal Discharge elevators 2. Continuous Discharge elevators 3. Positive Discharge Elevators Centrifugal Discharge Elevators: In a centrifugal discharge elevator, buckets are fixed on to belt or chain at regular pitch to avoid interference in loading

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