Line Shaft Gate Module Conveyor, Roach Model 796LSG

Roach Model 796LSGLine Shaft Gate Module allows quick and easy walk-thru and can be added anywhere along a conveyor line. Model 796SG offers the ultimate versatility, it is driven by 796LS so no drive is required and it offers operator accessibility eliminating dangerous walk-overs.

TYPE: Line Shaft Conveyors


Roach’s Line Shaft Gate Module Model 796LSG allows quick and easy walk-thru that can be added anywhere along a conveyor line.

Gate Modules are available for use with a variety of conveyors, including Line Shaft conveyors. Gates provide a passageway for personnel, lift trucks, and other equipment.


  • Quick and easy walk-thru
  • Can be added anywhere along a conveyor line
  • Driven by a 796LS so no drive is required
  • Provides operator accessibility, eliminating dangerous walk-overs
  • The gate acts as a drawbridge: when raised, product stops at the end of the previous conveyor, and only continues when the gate is closed.

Typical Applications

  • Beverage
  • Brewery
  • Winery
  • Dairy products
  • Glass bottle
  • Food processing
  • Vegetable processing
  • Package handling
  • Cartons transporting
  • Converting plants


  • Tread Rollers: 1.9” dia. x 16 ga. steel, model 196S grooved
  • Drive Belt: 3/16” dia., polyurethane belts. Nominal 15 lbs. per roller drive.
  • Drive Shaft: 1” dia. C1018 cold rolled steel shaft, located on long side of spur
  • Couplings: Couplings located on horizontal sections only.
  • Lift: Gas cylinder provides assist for raising/lowering
  • Bearings: Precision, lubricated, ball bearing units with composite housings.
  • Bed: 4-1/2” x 1-1/2” x 10 ga. formed steel channel frame on actual lift gate; 7” x 1-1/2” x 12 ga. on 2’ horizontal section.
  • Motor Drive: Unit is designed to be driven by 796LS.
  • Specify Hand: Specify if gate is left hand or right hand.


  • Floor Supports: Supports, knee braces, casters, polytier supports & ceiling hangers available. See Conveyor Accessories.
  • Guard Rails: Consult with Applications Engineer for guard rails to be used with line shaft gate module

For more information on the Roach Model 796LSG please contact a Thomas Conveyor & Equipment Automation Engineer at 844 220 0086 or click on the Contact Us button above.

QUESTIONS? CALL 844-220-0086