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In praise of plastic

20 April 2020

In many production processes, plastic modular belts have an important role to play, especially when the advantages of positive drive and tracking are paramount. 

Conveyors, can travel straight, negotiate corners, handle an incline and decline – all using a single belt and a single drive system. Materials need to be strong and resistant to abrasion and corrosion.

Plastic modular belts from GB Belting can be built to almost any length and width and can be fitted with flights, sidewalls and other accessories. Solutions can negotiate chicanes and bends when incorporated within a single conveyor.

Available in a wide variety of standard materials including special materials such as detectable, antistatic, flame retardant, extra high temperature operation, hot water resistant, reinforced and low friction the GB Belting's plastic belting complies with FDA and EU regulations.

A belt-lifting device is not needed to sanitise plastic modular systems. The hinge rod and interlocking design allows the belt to be easily removed so both the belt (top and underside) and conveyor can be sanitised. Any damaged sections can be quickly repaired – as opposed to replacing the whole belt in fabric systems. 


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