###### Belt Conveyors for Bulk Materials

2018-11-14 · 89 Belt Tension Calculations W b =weight of belt in pounds per foot of belt length. When the exact weight of the belt is not known, use average estimated belt weight (see Table 6-1) W m =weight of material, lbs per foot of belt length: Three multiplying factors, K t, K x, and K y, are used in calculations of three of the components of the effective belt tension, TIS 11592 (2000): Selection and Design of Belt Conveyors ...2018-11-15 · BS 5934 : 1980 Method for calculation of operating power and tensile forces in belt conveyors with carrying idlers on continuous mechanical handling equipment For the purpose of deciding whether a particular requirement of this standard is compiled with, the final value,