Products Conveying

Bucket Elevator

PETKUS bucket elevators are used for the gentle vertical transport of granular and free flowing bulky products, e.g. grain, pulses, oilseed and similar agricultural products. Overall, seven types are available with different bucket volumes, conveying heights and flow rates that can be customized with various motor speeds. Output rates vary between 10 and 400 t / h, tensile strength between 400 and 1000 N/mm and conveying heights between 5 and 40 m.

Characteristics
  • Modular design through duct lengths of 500 mm, 1000 mm and 2000 mm
  • Low space requirement due to the compact design
  • Simple assembly and maintenance
  • Folded and bolted construction with galvanized Z450 sheet steel construction
  • Elevator head and elevator foot equipped with wear-resistant PA 6 or PE-UHMW material
  • Elevator head with drive unit and backstop
  • Deflection shaft with rotation control
  • Oil-resistant, antistatic rubber strap with steel buckets
    BE 100 BE 130 BE 180 BE 280 BE 370 BE 660
belt width (mm) 120 150 200 300 400 700
Bucket dimensions (mm) 100 x 90 130 x 120 180 x 140 280 x 165 380 x 215 340 x 215
Bucket volume (l) 0,25 0,5 0,9 2,3 4,2 3,9
               
Output¹ (t/h) 11,5 25 50 100 200 400
Belt speed (m/s) 1,5 - 2,5 1,5 - 3,0 1,5 - 3,0 2,0 - 3,5 2,5 - 3,0 2,5 - 3,0
max. Conveying distance (m) 20 30 30 40 35 35

¹ based on 0,75 t/m3