Adding a hopper to the infeed of a bucket elevator allows you to easily fill the machine by hand and means there is always a supply of product for the elevator. Fill them up with product and leave them to unload.
Bucket elevators are often combined in our automated systems when we need to raise product up for multi-height processes. See how your automation requirements can be solved by looking at our automated systems page.
Flighted belts help to elevate product in a similar way to bucket elevators