Modular Plastic Belting
We provide high-quality modular plastic belting solutions that are specialized for virtually every type of conveying application. Modular plastic conveyor belts often offer the best solution because of the many options of belt styles and accessories available. There are hundreds of different styles available in modular plastic belting. These belts are custom made to make sure they meet your needs. Sometimes we refer to this type of belt as modular plastic belting and sometimes plastic modular belting. Thousands of belt modules are kept in stock and ready to be assembled into your perfect modular plastic conveyor belt. Our experienced team can assist and guide you to the right solution for your conveyor.
Modular plastic conveyor belts offer many features and benefits that make them the ideal choice.
Listed below are a few of these virtues:
- Positive drive by sprocket engagement
- Longer belt life
- Easy to install due to the individual modules
- No belt tracking issues
- Zero need for lubrication or tensioning
- Extremely wear resistant materials available
- Metal detectable plastic is available
- No possible belt edge fray
- Easy to repair in belt sections
We offer hundreds of belt types and combinations to meet your conveying needs. We also provide both split and single-piece precision sprockets manufactured of high quality plastic or metal. Using the correct sprockets helps to ensure the best performance from your belt. We can provide custom square or round shafts manufactured from high quality stainless steel as well. Available belt accessories include standard flights, no cling flights, sideguards, wear-strips, retainer rings, and transfer plates for smooth conveyor to conveyor transfers. Belt styles include perforated tops for drainage, nub top for product release, high friction top for product grip and raised rib top for minimal belt contact with your product and there are many more. Modular plastic belts are available for straight running or radius (turn) conveyors. Belt material options include polypropylene, polyethylene, and acetal. Our belts are offered in a variety of colors including white, gray, blue, black, green, natural, and more. Some applications call for a mixture of belt colors to address product placement or indexing requirements.
If you are trying to replace an existing plastic modular belt we can usually help you identify this over the phone. By sending us a photo and answering a few questions about your application you will help us offer you the correct belt replacement.
Choosing the right modular plastic belt is important and our experienced team is available to assist you with this endeavor. We can guide you to the best possible belt solution depending on your needs. We offer belts for high temperature, cold temperature, accumulation, inclines/declines, “Z” conveyor applications…just to name a few! We can also supply materials that offer exceptional abrasion resistance, are flame retardant or electrically conductive. The addition of high friction belt modules can help transport your products by gripping them. We can incorporate belt sidewalls into the belt design to minimize product loss on your production line. There are many other special properties available for your unique modular plastic belt application.
If you are a food processor, we can help you select the most hygienic and easy to clean modular plastic belting or monolithic PU positive drive belts. Our sprocket selection includes easy to clean options for a food safe design. Our belts for your industry are made from FDA compliant materials. We can also provide drum motors or motorized pulleys with profiled lagging or sprockets to drive modular plastic belting. This is the ultimate solution for hygienic conveying. The food manufacturing industry demands well thought and easy to clean conveyor belting and components. Call our office today to discuss the options!
Most modular plastic conveyor belt styles can be assembled and shipped the very same day as ordered if your belt need is extremely urgent. Otherwise, there are different levels of expedite options available to meet your delivery requirements. If you simply need a spare belt and are not in a hurry, the standard lead time is usually no more than 7 to 10 working days. Modular plastic belts can be shipped in many different length configurations to give you flexibility on shipping methods and costs.