Inspection and Installation Check List

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Before You Begin Splicing
    1. Power to conveyor is disconnected
    2. Wearing safety glassess
    3. Correct replacement belt selected
    4. Correct tools on hand
    5. All tensioning mechanisms released
    6. Belt threaded onto conveyor right (smooth) side up
    7. Loop edges curve back away from direction of belt travel
    8. Belt edges tied together with wire, twine, plastic wire tie
     
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After Splicing/Installation Completed
    9. Check drive sprocket alignment for 1/8" to 3/16" clearance with Z-bends
    10. Check sprocket teeth alignment (Not needed if shaft "keyed"
    11. Check position of wear strips and adjust if making contact with Z-bends (belt joints)
    12. Check belt tracking in grooved end rolls and transfer rollers
    13. Retighten/adjust tension
    14. Test tracking by running belt without product; adjust belt
    15. Check for proper disposal of old wire and all wire pieces
    16. Tools returned to proper storage location
     
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Conveyor Safety Check
    17. Are operating insttructions clearly listed and posted?
    18. Are safeety guards adequate to prevent accident and injury?
    19. Are limit switches and alarms working?
    20. Personnel know location of emergency stop/control switches?
     
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Routine maintenance Inspection/Evaluation
    21. Check belt surface for bent or broken wire strands; straighten or repair immediately
    22. Check splice clips (if used) for wear/damage
    23. Check all conveyor components for excessive wear (drive sprockets, blanks, wear strips, etc.); replace if needed
    24. Check sprocket alignment for 1/8" to 3/16" clearance
    25. Check sprocket teeth alignment (Not needed if shaft "keyed")
    26. Check position of wear strips and adjust if making contact with Z-bends (belt joints)
    27. Check belt tracking in grooved end rolls and transfer rollers
    28. Check tension; adjust tension mechanisms as necessary
    29. Check levelness of conveyor frame
    30. Test tracking by running belt slowly without product