General Conveyor Series Overview

Fluent SS Series of Sort Systems are engineered with industry leading 3D CAD software and manufactured certified welders and precision tooling. Fluent sorting systems come in standard sizes of 4-man, 6-man, 8-man. 10-man & 12-man options. Aside from the standard options, Fluent Conveyors can customize sorting solutions for anything from custom single stream systems, e-waste, C&D, paper and aluminum processing to Bio-fuel processing systems and more.  This series comes in standard and custom widths and lengths. Standard widths include 30″, 36″ & 48″ and lengths up to 75+ feet. Each in-feed and sorting conveyor can be engineered in custom widths and lengths as well. The frame is made of 3/16 inch rectangular tubing, MIG welded with certified welders, sand blasted, connected with grade 8 hardware (resist corrosion and increase strength), assembled, test run and adjusted over the course of  2-3 days straight prior to shipping.. The SS Series features industry leading components which include: belts, pulleys, feed and discharge hoppers, e-stops, pull cords, and bearings.
This SS Series offers optional magnets, eddy currents, glass management options, safety options, custom in-feed and discharge options and for single stream systems Fluent Conveyors offers 100% custom designed MRFs.

Standard Conveyor Widths

Fluent SS Series Specifications

  • Pit Option
    Yes
  • Nose Over Option
    Yes
  • Horse Power Options
    1, 2, 3, 5, 7.5, 10, 15, 20
  • Material Applications
    3-7 Plastic, Aluminum, Bagasse, Bio-Waste, Bulk Materials, C&D, Card-Stock, Concrete, E-Waste, Ferrous, Foam, Glass, Hay, HDPE, LDPE, Medical Waste, Mixed Paper, MSW, Non-Ferrous, OCC, OCN, Other, Paperboard, PET, Rubber, Single Stream, Textiles, Tires, Tissue Paper, Wood Products
  • Belt Options
    2 Ply Rubber Conveyor Belt, 3 Ply Rubber Conveyor Belt, 4 Ply Rubber Conveyor Belt, 2 Ply PVC Conveyor Belt, 3 Ply PVC Conveyor Belt, 4 Ply PVC Conveyor Belt, Chevron Cleated Conveyor Belt, 1/4" Hinged Steel Pan Conveyor Belt, 3/8" Hinged Steel Pan Conveyor Belt, 1/4" Apron Steel Pan Conveyor Belt, 3/8" Apron Steel Pan Conveyor Belt, 1/4" Z Pan Steel Conveyor Belt, 3/8" Z Pan Steel Conveyor Belt, 1/2" Z Pan Steel Conveyor Belt, Package Handling Conveyor Belts, Trough Idler Conveyor Belts, Rough Top Conveyor Belt, 3" Cleated Conveyor Belt, 4" Cleated Conveyor Belt, 5" Cleated Conveyor Belt, Custom Conveyor Belts, High Heat Resistant Conveyor Belts
  • Safety Options
    E-Stops, Pull Cords, Dead Man Plate, Personal Safety System
  • Pit Plate Options
    1/2" Pit Plates, 3/8" Pit Plates, Custom Pit Plates
  • Control Options
    Integrated Controls, Custom Controls
  • Depth/Side Wall Options Options
    No Side Walls, 8" Side Walls, 12" Side Walls, 24" Side Walls, Custom Side Walls
  • Miscellaneous Options
    Pit Support Structures, Push Wall, Lower Horizontal Guarding, Rail Guards, Solid Lower Horizontal Decking, Feed Hopper, Variable Speed Drive, Full Side Guarding, Full Bottom Guards, Belt Brush/Wiper
  • Other Paint Color Options
    Fluent Gunmetal Grey, Red, Grey, Tan, Green, Blue, Yellow, Custom

Select Your Conveyor Color

Fluent Conveyors can offer any color required to meet your project specifications. Please let a Fluent Conveyors employee know the RAL number for the paint as well as the paint manufacturer (Sherwin-Williams, PPG, Valspar, Diamond Vogel etc.).

Engineering & Manufacturing Specifications

Engineering Specs

The Fluent SS Series of conveyors are engineered with the latest versions of the Solidworks family of engineering tools (CAD, Simulation). The Solidworks tools are paired with a very experienced engineering team that has provided some of the industry’s most robust conveyor solutions. The SS Series are engineered closely with the production team to ensure the processes from engineering to manufacturing meets tight tolerances, QA validation and project deadlines.

Manufacturing Specs

The Fluent SS Series of conveyors have been tested, validated and approved to meet the quality tolerances our engineering team requires. Our production team has over 100 years of combined experience paired with a facility of over 85,000 square feet. The core facility has a paint booth, 40,000 square feet of dedicated assembly, 6 – welding stations, CNC fabrication equipment, 10 – overhead cranes and more.

Preventative Maintenance

The Fluent SS Series of sorting systems, like all sort systems, requires up-front adjustments and maintenance to ensure the longevity of the system conveyors and conveyor components.

Core adjustments and maintenance:

-Belt Tensioning

-Belt Tracking

-Make sure chutes are clear of material

-Visual Inspections

-General removal of debris

-Inspect safety guarding

-Grease bearings

-Change gear case oil

**If you have additional questions or need help with anything on your conveyor, please visit our help section below or give our engineering team a call.

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