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Benefits of a Breakaway Shoe

Sliding shoe sorters are high-speed sortation conveyors featuring aluminum slats with special diverting mechanisms called “shoes” attached. These shoes slide along the slats guiding products to one side of the sorter gently and with accurate movement. Most sorters have a…

Ask Hytrol: How to Splice an NBEZ Belt

Ask Hytrol

In this Ask Hytrol, we are going to demonstrate how to properly splice an NBEZ belt. You will need the following tools: cutter, cooker, guide rail, fine point marker, tape measure, retractable utility knife or pair of band cutters, and…