General Belt Overview

Fluent Conveyors Rubber Combination Belts are widely used in the waste and recycling industry. The combination belting is a lighter weight alternative to steel belting (and less expensive) but does not have the same structural characteristics for longevity and durability. These belts are offered in 2-ply, 3-ply and 4-ply options with 3” or 4” interlocking wings (¼” thick).

The rubber combination belt consist of two chains with steel backing bars spreading between them. The backing bars are located on every other chain pitch and the rubber belt is laid over the backing bars and bolted down. Optional cleats can be added to the rubber combo belt. These cleats will be sized (2”, 3”, 4” and custom cleats) and located as dictated by the project specifications.

** For heavy duty options we can use C-Channel every other chain pitch. We also offer impact pads to help reduce belt stress during heavy loading.

Rubber Combo Conveyor Belts Widths

Rubber Combo Conveyor Belts Specifications

  • Materials Applications
    3-7 Plastic, Aluminum, Bagasse, Beets, Bio-Waste, Bulk Materials, Card-Stock, E-Waste, Ferrous, Foam, Glass, Grain, Hay, HDPE, LDPE, Medical Waste, Mixed Paper, MSW, Non-Ferrous, OCC, Paperboard, PET, Potatoes, Rubber, Single Stream, Stover, Textiles, Tires
  • Industries
    Bio-Fuel, Cardboard (OCC) Recycling, Carpet Recycling, E-Waste Recycling, Glass Recycling, Mining, Mixed Solid Waste (MSW), Paper Recycling, Plastics Recycling, Scrap Metal Recycling, Single Stream Recycling, Textile Recycling, Tire Recycling
  • Belt Pitch Options
    6" Pitch, 9" Pitch
  • Belt Thickness Options
    2 Ply PVC, 2 Ply Rubber, 3 Ply PVC, 3 Ply Rubber, 4 Ply PVC, 4 Ply Rubber

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Engineering & Manufacturing Specifications

Engineering Specs

Fluent Conveyors belts are engineered with industry leading 3D CAD.  The manufacturing team has over 50 years of combined experience on conveyor belts and understand the most complex applications to ensure the correct belt is always used. All replacement belts 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

Fluent Conveyors belts have been tested, validated and approved to meet the quality tolerances our engineering team requires. The production team has over 50 years of combined experience paired with a new technology, validated core processes and a great quality assurance process that ensures all belt specs meet approval drawings and application requirements.

Preventative Maintenance

The Fluent Rubber Combo Conveyor Belts, like all roller chain belts, require up-front adjustments and maintenance to ensure the longevity of the belt and conveyor components.

Core adjustments and maintenance:

  • Visual inspection (all chain, chain ways, belting, rollers)
  • General removal of debris
  • Maintain chain oilers
  • Make sure cleats are secure to the belting
  • Peridically look to make sure the belt splice is correctly conneect.
  • Chain tensioning

**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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