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# Flat belt conveyor calculations

## Flat belt conveyor calculations

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Hi , i'm currently trying to calculate the power of a motor for a flat belt conveyor for bagged feed .
Where can i get a simple set of formulas for this purpose?
Also i need to calculate the linear speed of the conveyor?
Here are some specifications about it:
Overall production : 43,2 tonh/h
Bags per minute : 24units
Bag mass : 30kg
Bag size : 0,18mx0,55mx0,8m

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Víctor Horn

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V.H.

### RE: Flat belt conveyor calculations

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Where can i get a simple set of formulas for this purpose?
Empirical and proprietary data which may be available on conveyor manufacturers websites.

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Also i need to calculate the linear speed of the conveyor?
Here are some specifications about it:
Overall production : 43,2 tonh/h
Bags per minute : 24units
Bag mass : 30kg
Bag size : 0,18mx0,55mx0,8m

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