RULMECA Corporation

This video presents “The Rulmeca Advantage” from the perspective of two major conveyor operators, Hutchinson Salt and Rohrer’s Quarry. The general manager of each facility explains that “Rulmeca is in it for the long haul.” In other words, Rulmeca partners with customers until conveyor problems are solved. Our mission is to enable conveyor system operators and engineers to benefit from the use of Rulmeca Motorized Pulleys in...

Rulmeca Corporation Video #1 Introduction to Motorized PulleysHaving supplied Motorized Pulleys throughout the world since 1952 from the Germany production center, Rulmeca Corporation explains why internally-powered hermetically-sealed belt conveyor drives offer the lowest total cost of ownership to belt conveyor operators in mines, quarries, plants, and food processing.Known as “Problem Solvers,” Rulmeca...

Rulmeca Corporation Video #5 Hopper Feeder Design – Part TwoPart Two of the “Hopper Feeder Design” series explains:● Arching Theory ● How to Calculate Hopper Drag Load ● Pressure Relief Tips Mike Gawinski explains that arching theory enables hopper feeder designers to ignore much of the weight contained within a hopper while focusing on material contained within the parabolically shaped “active volume”...

Rulmeca Corporation Video #4 Hopper Feeder Design – Part OneRulmeca Corporation developed a growing collection of tutorials on conveyor drive design, installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting, and produced two lectures on Hopper Feeder Design.Part one of the “Hopper Feeder Drive” series explains:● Purposes of Hoppers ● Standard Conveyor Belt Loads ● Special Hopper LoadUsing examples from iron...

Rulmeca Corporation Video #3 How to Calculate Belt PullIn Rulmeca Corporation’s first video tutorial (How To #1), Mike Gawinski focuses attention on a package handling conveyor supported on a slider bed and explains:● How to calculate conveyor belt pull ● How to calculate required conveyor drive powerMike Gawinski states, “An understanding of the basic aspects of conveyor belt pull is essential to properly...