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So That’s What That Means

You’re in the market for a dual-lane chain conveyor. And you contact mk North America, who quotes you a KTF-P 2010. Or saw you need a belt conveyor. A member of mk sales team reviews your application with you – looking at width and load in particular – in the end you are quoted a GUF-P 2041. In both scenarios you were quoted the best conveyor for your application. But you’re left wondering what exactly does “KTF-P 2010” or “GUF-P 2041” actually stand for? Continue reading to learn exactly that.

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Custom Conveyors Explained

A custom rotating roller conveyor

What makes a conveyor system custom?

Is it the ability to select a specific length or width or both?
Is it being able to have a belt that can withstand extreme temperatures?
Is it a conveyor that can justify the product, carry it over a gap, and aide in visual inspection?
Yes! Yes! and Yes!

Custom conveyors are all these things and so much more. Continue reading to learn all about custom conveyor solutions.

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mk's Belt Conveyor Types

mk belt conveyors

mk North America offers six different types of belt conveyors; some are designed for very specific uses and others can be used in a wide variety of configurations. But regardless of whether or not a conveyor has a specific use or not, all mk belt conveyors are highly customizable – making them the perfect solution for many industries and applications. In this article we’ll compare and contrast the various mk belt conveyors – and we’ve included a chart to help make selection easier.

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