Mass of rotating parts (Carry)

The conveyor belt system is assumed to be made up of interconnected unit length components of equal mass. The mass of rotating parts is the mass of these units and it is a function of all the carrying and returns idlers, and their number of rolls and all pulleys. Below is a list of standard idlers rolls with their respective mass factor.

Number of Rolls Factor
2 0.376182025
3 1
5 1.252862745

Open Issues

Use the navigation tree to interact with the database.


Shiftbulk aims to improve the speed of design, detailing and purchasing of a conveyor system. It aims at reducing the complexity of sourcing equipment, specifying designs, generation and management of equipment lists and generally reducing the complexity of OEM product selection. Beta 0.9.01

Built with the Fraternate user framework

Sign up to get started!

Sign up its free.

Site Details
Site Map

List your issues with the interface.

T & C's

Please feel free to contact us if you would like to work jointly on an activity or project.

© 2020 ShiftBulk