CONVEYOR POWER CALCULATOR

Use this calculator to calculate the force, torque and power required from a conveyor to move a load at an angle. If your conveyor is horizontal enter an angle of 0.

Enter your values for the Mass, Diameter, Beltspeed, Friction and Angle; select your units as required.

Conveyor Power and torque Calculator
SEE TABLE
DEGREES
RPM

COEFFICIENT OF FRICTION

BELT BACKING TYPE BED TYPE VALUE
PVC ROLLERS 0.033
PVC SKID PLATE 0.4
HARD PVC ROLLERS 0.033
HARD PVC SKID PLATE 0.5
URETHANE ROLLERS 0.033
URETHANE SKID PLATE 0.33