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bucket conveyor

noun, Machinery
1.
a conveyor consisting of an endless chain with a series of buckets attached at regular intervals, used for moving ore, gravel, grain, or other bulk materials.
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Examples for bucket conveyor
  • Vertical conveyance can also be accomplished using a cleated belt conveyor or a bucket conveyor.
  • The dryer discharged into a bucket conveyor, which fed a double-deck vibrating screen.

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