• Large Mathews Conveyor and Sortation System

Mathews Conveyor & Sortation System

Used Mathews conveyor system available for sale: Gravity conveyor, live roller power conveyor, hundreds of drives – ready for purchase and dismantle.

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Large Mathews Conveyor System for Sale

The system consists of, but not limited to:

  • 6 flat belt extendables suitable for unloading 53′ trailers
  • Staged freight accumulation lines
  • Live flat top transportation belt sections
  • Narrow belt live roller sections
  • Meter belt sections to introduce gap to prevent product damage
  • V-belt driven curves
  • 2 power curves (one Transorm curve, rebuilt in 2012 and Portec curve installed in 2013)

Below is a list of major work/alterations done to the conveyor system:

  • New 32 1/2″ rollers installed throughout system
  • Designed and installed air release gates for all shipping down lanes
  • Rebuilt outbound sorter transmission
  • Installed (4) new Allen Bradley high frequency drives in both inbound & outbound MCPs
  • Removed antiquated Emerson pulse servo system & replaced it with an alternating air gate release accumulation system
  • (75) new shoes & (6) new divert plates with motor replaced on the outbound sorter
  • The chain on the inbound sorter was lifted 1/8″ on both sides w/ UHMW strips added to the entire length of the sorter
  • New steel shoe aligning plates were installed at the induction end of inbound sorter
  • Installed a new free standing Portec power curve at inbound induction
  • Moved shipping down lane bull noses back to reduce jams and product damage
  • Designed and installed improved sorter transitions at both discharge ends

System overview: It is a round roller system integrating flattop travel conveyor, live roller conveyor and unpowered 30″ gravity conveyor. There are (2) 6′ wide ramped merge belts fed by (2) alternating slug release accumulation sections. It has (2) 90° power curves, (1) is a Transnorm curve (rebuilt one year ago) and a Portec curve purchased new 9 months ago. The sortation sections consist of (2) 250′ long round slat, single direction shoe sorters.

The system was manufactured by Mathews Conveyor (became FKI, then Intelligrated) in 1994. There’s also a closed Alvy sytem. There are approximately (105) drives and gearboxes incorporated into this unit. The running speed is 320 fpm.

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LOCATION: NORTH CAROLINA – SYSTEM STANDING – READY FOR PURCHASE & DISMANTLE

Pricing and equipment availability subject to change without notice. High-volume discounts are available on all used equipment. Our used equipment is bought and sold from many different locations, so please see the details for shipping origin. Sometimes equipment is bought from one location, then eventually ships to our warehouse. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, feel free to contact us. If we don’t have it, we’ll search high and low for you.

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