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The Top Three Reasons for Using Timing Belt Conveyors

As the complexity of industrial automation and factory systems increases the need for higher precision conveyors becomes more and more apparent.

And while “precision” is one of the main reasons to use a timing belt conveyor over a traditional flat belt conveyors there are other reasons. Continue reading to learn more.

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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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