### Belt conveyor SlideShare

4. Required horsepower It depends on the capacity of belt conveyor. The capacity of belt conveyor in m³/hr is given by: 5. Belt tension Effective tension, kW is power in kilowatt S is the belt speed, m/s T = kW / S (area of crosssection of belt, m²) * (belt speed, m/min) * 60 18. 6. Trough angle and surcharge angle in idlers 7. Torque of ...