A Gravity Roller (GR) conveyor moves cartons or product without utilizing motors. It is a simple, cost-effective solution. In most cases they accomplish the basic task of transporting product from one work area to another. These types of conveyors are modular in design. This means they can flexibly fit into and used in a wide range of environments. They are very easy to install and reliable, requiring only minimal maintenance.
The main part of this type of system is the roller straights. They can also be modified in many ways with curved roller units, spurs and personnel gates easily added to create a system that works for your business.
Their simple design makes them compatible with powered systems. Furthermore, they are easily connected to a larger system and are great in environments where picking and packing are the key tasks.
Overall, gravity roller conveyors work consistently and are cost-effective which makes them a great investment for any business. They may be simple in construction but they are hugely effective