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Last Updated: March 4, 2014

Frequently Asked Questions on our Slat Range

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  • Slat chains do not need to be tracked
  • Raw food products can be transported as slats are available in s/s or plastic
  • Accumulation is achieved if the correct slat chain is selected.
  • It can be run at a variable speed dependant on product by adding an inverter
  • Standard width is 3 ¼” wide to 12”
  • Inclines of approx 20° are achievable without flights
  • Angles of 45° would require rubber inserts fitted.
  • Advantage of slats is a new chain can be fitted in minutes.
  • Close Transfer is achievable by having a gap of 3mm between chains with side guides to aid transfer.
  • Slats have an initial stretching period once bedded in a slat would need to be removed which is easily done.
  • Flights cannot be fitted to slat chain you would need to use a flat belt or modular belt.
  • Can accommodate bends
  • Slat chain is flat but can be supplied with wheels on the top surface if required.
  • This type of conveyor is approx 10% more expensive that a traditional belt but life expectancy is higher and it is much easier to clean and maintain without tracking problems.

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C-Trak Conveyors Ltd
Unit 6, Greaves Way Industrial Estate, Stanbridge Road, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 4UB
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