Overhead Conveyors are material handling systems mounted from ceilings that use trolleys or carriers moved by chains, cables, or similar connections. Key specifications include the intended application, conveyor type and configuration, control type, and load capacity, as well as the required electrical specifications. Overhead conveyors are used primarily in material handling applications where the product needs to be hung such as dry-cleaning garment lines, paint lines, or parts handling systems, of for cooling and curing. Various configurations are available including electric track, monorail, trolley, as well as inclined or ramped. Depending on the application, the load carrying capacity may be critical. Most overhead conveyors systems are powered and controlled, while others are hand operated
In simple terms, an Overhead Conveyor is another form of a chain conveyor where the track for the chain runs overhead. Dynamic Industrial is a prominent manufacturer of Overhead conveyors in India and these are totally customized as per layouts and requirements. The Conveyor tracks are generally mounted from the floor, cantilevered from nearby walls or can be suspended from ceilings; as the case may be. These have a prominent role to play in Automobile Industry, Paint shops, Powder coating plants and other industries. The positive factor about Dynamic Industrial’s overhead conveyors is that these can follow almost any continuous path, with direction changes vertically or horizontally. The input and output points can always be defined anywhere throughout the running conveyor. Overhead conveyors can be supplied in either 4 wheel tracks I-Beam construction based upon weight capacity and application.