Ball Transfer Gravity Conveyor
Move boxes, packages, crates, etc. any direction, effortlessly using the Ball Transfer Units Roach Model B. Ball transfer tables are used at packaging and assembly stations where product needs to be rotating or moved in more than one direction. Use when products are required to be manually rotated or correctly positioned. Ball tables are also used at conveyor intersections where product must be moved horizontal to the direction of flow. Also use when more than two conveyor lines converge and packages must be transferred from one line to another. Model B is ideal for workstations that require quick easy handling of a product. Ball Transfer Units Roach Model B has ball assemblies 1" in diameter and steel ball x 1-13/16" overall housing diameter. The mounting bolt is 1/4"-20. Ball capacity is 50lbs per ball with maximum unit load not to exceed the capacity of 4 balls (200#). Frames are 3-1 /2" x 1-1 /2" x 10 gauge steel with balls in set high position (1 / 4" above side frames) only. Frame capacity is 1300lbs maximum distributed live load per 1 0' section with supports at 10' centers and 3200lbs at 5' centers. The plates have balls that are attached in square pattern to 10 gauge formed plates up to 39" bf above 39"bf, the plates are 7 gauge. The Couplings are butt type.
Thomas Conveyor has systems integrators available to help design the correct ball transfer table for your manufacturing, distribution, or packaging system. Contact us today to determine if Ball Transfer Units Roach Model B is the correct conveyor for your application.