We have a belt dryer conveyor which is approximately 15 meter long and running at very low speed of almost 0.02 RPM. Motor is 1450 rpm and to reduce the speed of motor 2 gearboxes and pulleys are used? I want to redesign the system. how can i Calculate the torque requirement and gearbox selection. The belt weight is 1200 kg. and it's roller weight is 3500 kg. belt width is 1 meter.
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