A guard adapted for enclosing an exposed return roller in a conveyor belt system. The guard attachment brackets are adapted to utilize the existing attachment point hardware of the exposed return roller to facilitate guard installation on an existing conveyor system. The attachment brackets provide adjustment of the guard relative the return roller.
Nov 02, 2016· Conveyor hoods often provide guarding of the carrying belt and idlers. Wire mesh guards in bottoms of elevated galleries – to catch idlers, etc. Chain Conveyor Guards. Chain conveyors are often totally enclosed, but at the least would require the following guards: Drive guards; Return conveyor chain guards; Nip point guards at all exposed ...
The Martin ® Return Roller Guard features quick release pins which allow access to the grease fittings within the return roller without the need to remove the guard. Has openings large enough for fines to fall through, but small enough to prohibit access to moving parts when the conveyor is running.
1917.48(a) Guards. 1917.48(a)(1) Danger zones at or adjacent to conveyors shall be guarded to protect employees. 1917.48(a)(2) An elevated walkway with guardrail or equivalent means of protection shall be provided where employees cross over moving conveyors, and suitable guarding shall be provided when employees pass under moving conveyors.
Conveyor safety guarding is a vital piece of equipment on all installations where it is possible to be classed as a hazard. Conveyor safety guards do not have to be complicated nor interfere with productivity. Kinder Australia’s K-Protector® Return Idler Guard is a practical and safe solution to provide roller nip point protection.
When working near a conveyor, return rollers can create nip and pinch points and pose a serious risk of drawing a worker in from both underneath and on the side. The exposed sides of the roller create nip and pinch points Flat guarding along the side of the idlers and belly...
Conveyor Trough Idlers, Rollers & Frames C.C.Components Pty Ltd is the Australian Stocking Distributor of both HDPE & Steel EUROROLL Trough Idlers, Rollers & Frames. Manufactured to be directly interchangeable with other recognized manufacturers brands, EUROROLL provides our customers with a quality product that meets all Australian standards ...
Belt Conveyor Guards Enduride Safety nets screen guarding for conveyor belts or machine guarding. Since safety is everyone's responsibility, it is essential to protect people while keeping production imperatives in mind. In recent years, we have seen an increase in machine guarding …
The Safe-Guard Return Idler Guard is designed to restrict ® contact with the return idler while the conveyor is running. The durable UHMW slotted cage helps prevent material buildup and is easy to clean out. MSHA Complies with MSHA Title 30 mechanical equipment guards. MSHA accepted# IC-174/3; 56.14110 (Flying or Falling Material)
ShieldAll Roll Guard is manufactured with UHMW cage to prevent material build-up. n For easy access, simply remove stainless steel pins to drop open side of cage for maintenance. n Single Return Roll Guards easily mounts to existing drop brackets. n Return Roll Guards Conveyor Pinch Point Protection QUICK SPECS BELT WIDTH Single Guard: Up to 72”
The Safe-Guard ® HD V-Return Idler Guard robust design with a transverse support to prevent bending restricts contact with the return idler while the conveyor is running. The durable cage provides complete pinch point protection and catches the roll if it breaks away from the bracket. MSHA. Complies with MSHA Title 30 mechanical equipment guards.
Return Idler Guards are designed to protect workers from being drawn into Return Idlers and eliminate access to the pinch-points. They easily mount onto existing return idler bracket. Side panels hinge open for guard maintenance. Tapered side slots reduce material built-up.
As well as protecting the workers from pinch point injuries, the site wanted a guard with a fully compliant design that would reduce cleaning downtime, and therefore create opportunities for more proactive maintenance tasks. Resolution. The site has now installed the K-Protector Return Idler Guard at all of its hazardous and critical nip points.
Single Return Roll Guards are perfect for easy install and can be modified to fit different brand rollers. The Dual Return Roll Guard is designed to catch the roller from dropping, in case of malfunction. To take special care that no material buildup occurs, you can choose the heavy duty Steel Return Roll Guard.
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR FLEXI GUARD RETURN ROLLER GUARD. The function of the Flexi Guard Return Roller Guard is to provide pinch point protection on conveyor return rollers. If the unit is installed correctly the guard meets the Australian Standard AS 1755. Modifying the unit in any way may render the unit unsafe and not fit for service.
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MSHA’s Guide to Equipment Guarding U.S. Department of Labor Mine Safety and Health Administration ... The reason for guarding return idlers is shown in Figure 4. ... the pinch points and moving machine parts of both belt conveyors. Before removing this guard, both belts would need to …
June 2010 Guarding Guide l Slide notes: l Return roller guards do not have to completely enclose the roller. l The guard is set close to the belt and protects the in-running nip point. l The guard extends past the ends of the roller to protect the nip points there.
Jul 01, 2016· Note the triangular guards on the sides of the truss below the conveyor. They guard the ends of the conveyor return rollers from inadvertent contact. End guards are required where travelways exist beside the conveyor and the height of the return rollers and the distance they are set back from the walkway make inadvertent contact possible.