Series 900 Flat Top Plastic Belt Parts Conveyor with Flights, Roach Model PPF

Series 900 Flat Top, Plastic Belt Parts Conveyor With Flights (Roach Model PPF) is a small parts conveyor that is perfect for the food industry, clean rooms, and the pharmaceutical industry

TYPE: Plastic Belt Conveyors


Flat Top Plastic Belt Conveyor with Flights for small parts conveying applications


  • Utilizes flat-top chain, which provides a smooth, flat, surface for conveying
  • Flat-top chain is available in a variety of materials including acetyl plastic, steel, or stainless steel
  • Some chains may have coated flights to increase or reduce friction
  • Multiple rows of chain can be used when greater widths are required
  • Flights can be stainless steel or non-metallic
  • Specifically designed to convey small parts with standard 2" high streamline flights
  • T Flights keep product moving in a positive direction in incline applications and prevent the product from falling too quickly in decline applications
  • Can reduce product damage during conveying
  • Low-maintenance
  • Resilient
  • Ideal for sanitation
  • Easily configured for horizontal and vertical bends
  • Reduces maintenance costs down the road


  • Ideal for food processing, clean rooms, and the pharmaceutical industry


  • Belting: Series 900 flat top gray polypropylene belt with 2” high streamline flights on 11.9” centers, FDA approved belting.
  • Drive Sprockets: 4.1” pitch dia. with 1.5” square bore.
  • Tail Sprockets: 4.1” pitch dia. with 1.5” square bore.
  • End Drive: Allows one-direction (unit) operation.
  • Take Up: Catenary type, underneath mounted.
  • Belt Speed: 35 FPM, constant.
  • Bearings: Drive shaft bearings are precision, heavy duty, lubricated, ball bearing units with cast iron housings.
  • Bed: 9” deep x 10 ga. enclosed box type construction with UHMW wearstrips mounted to 14 ga. steel belt return pan.
  • Incline: 30, 36 and 45° (specify).
  • Portable Support: Adjustable floor supports with 4” dia. casters & bracing.
  • Roller Chain: No. 50 chain provided at drive shaft. Chain take-up provided on motor base.
  • Motor Drive: 1/3 HP, 230/460/3, 60 cycle, ODP right angle gear motor.
  • Electrical Controls: Optional.


  • Belting: Available with 1” and 4” high streamline flights and sideguards for integral guard rail.
  • Drive Tail Sprockets: 5.8” pitch dia. sprockets with 1.5” square bore; 6.1” & 6.8” pitch dia. sprockets w/ 1.5” or 2.5” square bore.
  • Belt Speed: Constant speed 10 to 60 FPM; DC variable speed; AC inverter variable speed. Other constant or variable speeds available. NOTE: Capacity changes with speed.
  • Motors: Available through 1 HP in TEFC, explosion proof, dirty duty, 115/230/1, 575/3, etc.
  • Electrical Controls: Magnetic starter; manual starter; momentary start/stop push button station; mounting and pre-wiring for units 12’-0” long and under; limit switch; photo relay; others available.

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

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