Custom Pintle Belts

Bespoke Pintle Belts

Pintle Belts are generally made to order and can be manufactured to the customers required specifications.

A pintle belt is used for the conveyance and handling of bulk materials, such as crops, soil, seeds, and fertilizers. 

Uses for pintle belts in agriculture include:

  1. Harvesting Machinery: Pintle belts are often used in harvesters to transport crops like potatoes, onions, and other root vegetables from the ground to the storage bin. Their design helps in gently handling the produce, reducing bruising and damage.
  2. Grain Elevators: These belts are utilized in grain elevators to move grains from trucks or storage bins to silos or other storage facilities. The pintle belt’s structure allows it to handle the heavy loads and the abrasive nature of grains efficiently.
  3. Seed Conveyance: In seed processing plants, pintle belts are used to move seeds through various stages of cleaning, sorting, and packaging. The belts are designed to handle seeds delicately to prevent damage.
  4. Soil and Fertilizer Handling: Pintle belts are employed in equipment that distributes soil, compost, and fertilizers in the fields. Their robust construction allows them to handle the abrasive and sometimes corrosive nature of these materials.
  5. Sorting and Grading Lines: In packing and sorting lines, pintle belts are used to transport produce for sorting, grading, and packaging. Their gentle handling capabilities help maintain the quality of the produce.

The benefits of pintle belts are:

  • Durability
  • Flexibility
  • Ability to handle a variety of materials 
  • Provide protection for crops