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Flexible conveyors roller options

  » Cars & Transportation


1. The temperature of the product to be conveyed. 2. The weight of the products 3. Does the product have any sharp edges? 4. Based on roller width, are plastic rollers really suitable.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-10-10 03:17:31 am    

Aluminium extrusions catalogue

  » Business & Finance


The Valuframe range of aluminium extrusions is about to expand again. We are commencing work shortly on the new aluminium extrusion system catalogue, hopefully to be released late 2011.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-09-24 05:07:59 am    

Flexible conveyor heights

  » Business & Finance


One basic feature of our flexible conveyors is the adjustable height. This is useful where the flexible conveyor is utilised in areas where the operators are of different heights and also where an incline or decline is needed.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-09-24 04:48:20 am    

Conveyor

  » Business & Finance


Whenever a belt conveyor, or roller conveyor for that matter, is used it's often a requirement to have side guides fitted to the conveyor and these can have a few purposes. One is to create a datum for locating a product to be marked.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-09-03 05:04:26 am    

Aluminium profile prices

  » Business & Finance


Just to let everyone know, there is a new Valuframe aluminium profiles price list out on 5th Sept. There are a few reasons for the change, mainly material costs and labour rates.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-09-03 04:50:26 am    

Widest conveyor choice

  » Business & Finance


We have added powered pallet roller conveyor bends to our portfolio. Frank is a manager at Automation Supplies, Valuframe and AS Conveyor Systems

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-08-19 01:44:03 pm    

Connecting aluminium profiles

  » Business & Finance


A common question for new aluminium profiles users to ask is "What connecting method is the best one?" Well, there is unfortunately no easy answer to that one.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-08-19 01:18:22 pm    

Gripping belt conveyor

  » Business & Finance


Interesting photo form our friends at Dorner Conveyors. This belt conveyor setup has one flat conveyor belt and two vertically located conveyors to grab the product from the sides while it passes over a labelling machine to the underside of the product.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-07-20 12:56:46 pm    

slat conveyor deadplate

  » Business & Finance


One nifty part for transferring small parts is this non drive end deadplate. It allows parts to flow from one slat conveyor to another easily. It's a standard part too. Frank is a manager at Automation Supplies, Valuframe and AS Conveyor Systems

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-07-01 02:50:31 pm    

CNC Routing with aluminium profiles

  » Business & Finance


In our quest to be the best aluminium extrusion suppliers on the web, it's good to hear positive talk about Valuframe on the message boards and forums on many subjects both private and business.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-07-01 02:23:36 pm    

Flexible conveyors with wheels of steel

  » Business & Finance


Our flexible conveyors range has an option for medium to heavy boxes in the steel skatewheel design. With a more robust capacity for taking knocks, these are more suitable for areas where the boxes are thrown onto the flexible conveyor.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-07-01 01:57:53 pm    

Aluminium profile system connector update

  » Local Businesses


The Valuframe seies 8 aluminium profiles range has a wide and varies connector choice. The catalogue does not mention that the central hole in the profile does need to be drilled out to 8mm for the connector pin to work.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-26 05:19:42 am    

Flexible conveyors strength

  » Local Businesses


When it comes to flexible conveyors, there is a lot of choice out there with a wide range of prices. But look closely at the construction of any flexible roller conveyor, you will see one clue to the strength of the conveyor.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-26 04:57:57 am    

Belt conveyor diverter

  » Business & Finance


This short video illustrates how a simple diverter can bring a new dimension to your belt conveyor. This simple standard diverter can be used to divert products to another conveyor belt line.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-18 05:18:20 am    

Aluminium extrusion systems tables

  » Business & Finance


The Valuframe aluminium profiles system is still commonly used to make work benches and working platforms. The advantage to using aluminium extrusions with t-slots has been well documented but the arguments still live on today.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-18 05:17:28 am    

Flexible conveyors connect

  » Business & Finance


Did you know that our flexible conveyors, can be made to expand further by joining one flexible conveyor to another with connecting hooks.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-10 01:13:02 pm    

Aluminium extrusion suppliers uk

  » Business & Finance


Among the hundreds of common uses for Valuframe aluminium profile systems is the application for notice boards in factories and other working environments.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-10 12:53:56 pm    

Aluminium extrusion supplier grows

  » Business & Finance


We don't hide the fact that we want to be the best t-slotted aluminium extrusion supplier to the UK market. But to become the best you need to invest in materials and systems to support this. We have now increased our aluminium extrusion stock.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-06-05 03:57:17 am    

Flexible conveyors options

  » Local Businesses


If you are looking for a new conveyor for your workshop, one option you should consider is the flexible skatewheel conveyor. These robust flexible conveyors can expand and contract their length to suit not just one area.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-05-16 03:32:33 am    

Series 6 profiles grow

  » Local Businesses


Our Series6 aluminium profile sales are booming. As an upcoming aluminium extrusion supplier we are committed to satisfying our customer needs so we are expanding the stock levels to meet our customer requirements.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-05-16 03:15:14 am    

Door catch for Valuframe series 8 aluminium profiles

  » Business & Finance


One nifty component that dwells deep within the Valuframe aluminium extrusion catalogue is the slam catch. Designed for the Valuframe aluminium profiles, this door catch is used for hinged doors.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-05-03 01:14:53 pm    

Conveyors

  » Business & Finance


We are working hard on some new additions to the conveyor systems website at the moment, particularly in relation to the roller conveyors section. See the whole range of gravity conveyors in all the different designs that we can supply in all their glory.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-05-03 12:57:01 pm    

Small conveyor belts

  » Family & Relationships


The AS Conveyorsystems Type20 miniature conveyor belts are based on a 20X20 aluminium extrusion from the Valuframe series 5 profiles. With a conveyor belt width as low as 16mm, drive and tail roller diameter of 20mm and a compact direct drive 24V DC motor

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-03-25 11:53:49 am    

Aluminium extrusions uk

  » Games & Recreation


Although our Valuframe aluminium extrusions are still mainly used for industrial applications such as machine guards and aluminium based frameworks for automated machinery, their versatility is being utilised in many other industries.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-03-25 11:31:07 am    

Plastic slat conveyor

  » Business & Finance


Free download available about how the Flexmove plastic slat conveyors system is used in the paper processing industry.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by sanfo 2011-03-18 02:49:25 pm    
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