Bucket elevator belt alignment made simple! Now manufactured with cast aluminum housing.
Conveyor Components Company would like to announce the release of the model VA & VAX (bucket elevator alignment control) to their product line of conveyor controls and accessories. The model VA and VAX is designed to indicate when the head or boot section of a bucket elevator drifts too far out of alignment. The model VA & VAX can be used to signal a problem or simply shut down the bucket elevator leg.
This control device has a sequential 2-pole double-break microswitch rated for 20 amps at 120 VAC, 240 VAC, or 480 VAC. The switch actuation is field adjustable with a simple 3/32 hex wrench adjustment. The metal roller is sturdy and bi-directional, and designed to survive in difficult environments. The housing is rugged cast aluminum with a specially designed non-accumulating pocket. The model VA microswitch is rated for NEMA 4 weatherproof, or NEMA 7/9 explosion proof (model VA-X). Epoxy powder coating or polyester powder coating is available as an option.