This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2019. Therefore this version remains current.
Specifies methods for the calculation of the operating power requirements on the driving pulley of a belt conveyor, and of the tensile forces exerted on the belt. Applies to belt conveyors with carrying idlers. Lays down the definitions, symbols and units etc. and defines the resistances to motion of belt conveyor, the driving force and power requirements and the capacity and cross-section of a conveyor with a smooth patternless belt.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1989-09
Edition : 2Number of pages : 12
Technical Committee:Continuous mechanical handling equipment
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