Choosing the Right Siemens Belt Scale

  Siemens (Milltronics Mass Dynamics) MUS universal belt scale Siemens (Milltronics Mass Dynamics) MSI single idler belt scale Siemens (Milltronics Mass Dynamics) MMI multi idler belt scale Siemens (Milltronics Mass Dynamics) MLC belt scale
Universal Scale (MUS) Single Idler Scale (MSI) Multi-Idler Scale (MMI) MLC Belt Scale
Typical Usage Process Indication/Belt Monitor Process Control Custody Transfer/Critical Process Control High Accuracy, Light Belt Loading
Applications Aggregate/Chemical Medium Duty Industrial Heavy Duty Industrial Heavy Duty
NTEP* Approval
Light Duty Monitoring
Accuracy ±0.5% to 1% ±0.5% or Better ±0.25% or Better ±0.5%
Turndown 3:1 5:1 5:1 5:1
Capacity 5000 TPH Max. 6000 TPH Max. 6000 TPH Max. 50 TPH Max.
Belt Speed 600 FPM Max. 800 FPM Max. 800 FPM Max. 700 FPM Max.
Loading Range Moderate Moderate to Heavy Moderate to Heavy Light
Loading (@3Ft.) 10 Lb/Ft Minimum 7.5 Lb/Ft Minimum 7.5 Lb/Ft Minimum 1 Lb/Ft Minimum
Loading 170 Lb/Ft Max. 280 Lb/Ft Max. 280 Lb/Ft Max. 20 Lb/Ft Max.
Idler Diameter 5 Inch Max. 7 Inch Max. 7 Inch Max. 4 Inch Max.
Material Size < 4 Inch Max. > 6 Inch Max. > 6 Inch Max. < 1 Inch Max.
Belt Width (Min.) 18 Inch Minimum 12 Inch Minimum 2 x 12 Inch Minimum 12 Inch Minimum
Belt Width (Max.) 18 Inch Max. > 84 Inch Max. > 84 Inch Max. 48 Inch Max.
Conveyer Length Short or Long Short or Long Longer > 49 Feet  
Load Cell Construction Two Parallelogram Style Aluminum Two Stainless Steel Triple Beam Parallelogram Stainless Steel Parallelogram Two Stainless Steel Parallelogram
For More Information

Fill out the Siemens Belt Scales application datasheet (50KB .PDF) and fax it to Lesman for an engineering overview. 

(Note: Due to manufacturer agreements, territory restrictions apply. Lesman is the authorized representative for portions of Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin only. Please contact Siemens for help finding your local representative.)

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Last Ed. Date: 02/28/2014 01:39 PM