Conveyor guards are crucial pieces of equipment on all installations that could possibly be classed as a hazard, and now with the K-Protector Return Idler Guard from Kinder & Company , conveyor guards do not have to be complicated or interfere with productivity.
The K-Protector Return Idler Guard is a practical and safe solution to providing roller pinch point protection. This conveyor guard available to suite all roller diameters and belt widths and its lightweight convenient design allows for easy but safe access for maintenance and roller change out.
This conveyor guard is designed to help minimise the potential for injury, and as long as owners and operators follow safe work practice procedures and never make adjustments to un-locked machinery the K-Protector Return Idler Guard should be protected.
Aside from this safety benefit, the K-Protector Return Idler Guard has a range of features and benefits, including:
- bolted or quick-release guard panels provide convenient access to the idler for maintenance and cleaning
- retrofit to existing return roller brackets
- available for steel or self cleaning rubber disc return rollers in all belt widths
- acts as a basket to catch roller in the event of idler failure
- composite polymer leading edge protects the belt from wear/abrasion
- protection to user by eliminating pinch points
- all standard belt widths available
- custom designs available.